June 07, 2019 /
JUDO – Hisayoshi Harasawa : « I found my momentum again… »

Tokyo 2019, Tokyo 2020. Look no further for the two main goals of Japan’s Hisayoshi Harasawa (1.91 m, 125 kg). 3rd of ...

May 13, 2019 /
JUDO – Baku 2019 : Heydarov and Muki in gold

The last Grand Slam before the European Games in Minsk (June 22-25 for judo) saw the 3rd success of Israel’s Sagi Muki...

April 08, 2019 /
JUDO – Antalya 2019 : Nikiforov and Khalmurzaev in bronze

Belgium’s Toma Nikiforov (-100 kg) gets his second podium in 2019 with a bronze medal at the Antalya Grand-Prix (April...

April 02, 2019 /
JUDO – Tbilisi 2019 : De Wit in gold, Bilodid and Khyar in silver

1st win for Dutchman Frank De Wit since 2017. 1st final for Frenchman Walide Khyar since his comeback after his injury. ...

March 18, 2019 /
JUDO – Yekaterinburg : Gold for Gahie, Muki, Van T End and Cohen

Marie-Eve Gahie, Sagi Muki, Noel Van T End and Gili Cohen in gold. Fabio Basile, Beka Gviniashvili and Or Sasson in silv...

March 12, 2019 /
JUDO – Marrakech GP : Nikiforov and Shavdatuashvili won silver

For his 2nd tournament after many months of recovery, Belgium’s Toma Nikiforov (-100 kg) hit hard by winning the silve...

February 25, 2019 /
JUDO – Dusseldorf / Harasawa in gold, Shavdatuashvili and Igolnikov in bronze

Japan’s Hisayoshi Harasawa (+100 kg) won the 5th Grand Slam of his career in Dusseldorf (February 22-24). Georgia’s ...

February 07, 2019 /
JUDO – Georgii Zantaraia : « I haven’t win yet in Paris… »

European champion in 2017, he won his... 7th medal at the World championships last September in Baku ! At 31, Georgii Z...

December 17, 2018 /
JUDO – Guangzhou Masters 2018 : Georgia is having fun

Success of Guram Tushishvili (+100 kg) and Varlam Liparteliani (-100 kg), bronze medals for Vazha Margvelashvili (-66 kg...

November 27, 2018 /
JUDO – Osaka Grand Slam : Grol winner, Van T End finalist

The last Grand Slam of the year saw an almost unchallenged dominance of the Japanese team (11 wins out of 14 possible !...

November 19, 2018 /
JUDO – The Hague GP : Margvelashvili and Paltchik once more

After the Abu Dhabi Grand Slam last month, Vazha Margvelashvili (-66 kg) succeeded again by winning the Hague Grand Prix...

October 30, 2018 /
Judo – Abu Dhabi 2018 : Georgians hit hard !

With 3 wins, including the very first Grand Slam of Lasha Shavdatuashvili (-73 kg), Georgia has distinguished itself at ...

October 16, 2018 /
JUDO – De Wit and Nelson-Levy bronze medalists

Frank De Wit of Netherlands (-81kg) and Timna Nelson-Levy of Israel (-57kg) have gained some colors since their halftone...

October 04, 2018 /
JUDO – The Korean head coach talks about his team’s World championships

  With two gold medals (An Changrim in -73 kg and Cho Guham in -100 kg) and a bronze medal (An Baul in -66 kg), Kor...

September 28, 2018 /
JUDO – Mikhail Igolnikov : « A good result but… »

Mikhail Igolnikov will not leave Baku empty handed. Eliminated prematurely in individual, he won the bronze medal with t...

September 28, 2018 /
JUDO – Hidayat Heydarov : « I am disappointed by the team »

He was hoping for a medal with Azerbaijan but his team finally finished 5th. First beaten in the semi finals by Japan (4...

September 27, 2018 /
Judo – Tushishivili, the new king

755 athletes, 124 nations, 56 medals and 14 titles awarded... 16 medals and 7 titles for Japan ! The 36th World champio...

September 27, 2018 /
JUDO – Kate Howey : « Better than last year »

The British coach Kate Howey is rather satisfied with the results of her team at the World championships held in Baku (S...

September 27, 2018 /
JUDO – Vitalii Dubrova : « Daria & Georgii, two phenomena »

Gold medal for Daria Bilodid (-48 kg), now the youngest ever world champion in history, and 6th world medal for Georgii ...

September 25, 2018 /
JUDO – Varlam Liparteliani : « I do not know what to say… »

We may believe that he is cursed. Georgia’s Varlam Liparteliani (-100 kg) lost his 3rd World Final in Baku, his 4th if...

September 24, 2018 /
JUDO – Marie-Eve Gahie : «I was not so far from the gold medal… »

She almost got it... She led in the final against the reigning world champion, Japan’s Arai, thanks to a Waza scored i...