Judo in Azerbaijan

Judo in Azerbaijan had four Olympic judo medallists. Elnur Mammadli was Olympic Judo Champion in 2008 and Movlud Miraliyev won bronze in 2008. Rustam Orujov and Elmar Gasimov won silver in Rio2016. Elkhan Mammadov was the first and only World Champion for Azerbaijan in 2013 out of 12 World medals. Rustam Orujov became European Judo champion in Kazan in 2016. Judo lightweight Elchin Ismayilov was European champion three times. Coach of Azerbaijan is Peter Seisenbacher. The biggest event is the IJF Grand Slam of Baku. Also the European Games were held in Baku in 2015.

Judo legends B S G

  • Elnur Mammadli
  • 013
  • Elchin Ismayilov
  • 023
  • Elkhan Mammadov
  • 311
  • Nazim Guseinov
  • 021
  • Rustam Orujov
  • 011

Elnur Mammadli - Super star

Elmar Gasimov - Idol

Last 365 days of judo B S G

  • Elkhan Mammadov
  • 002
  • Vugar Shirinli
  • 002
  • Rustam Orujov
  • 231
  • Mammadali Mehdiyev
  • 121
  • Orkhan Safarov
  • 111

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Last results

Judo event Type Place Date
Grand Slam BakuGSLBaku6 May 2016
European Games Baku teamsETCBaku28 Jun 2015
European Games Baku for visually impairedBEGABaku26 Jun 2015
European Games BakuEChBaku25 Jun 2015
Grand Slam BakuGSLBaku8 May 2015

Birthdays

Name Birthdate Age
Afag Sultanova20 Feb 198730 years
Samir Dadashzade21 Feb 199027 years
Nuriyya Akhundova22 Feb 199324 years
Vafa Eyvazova23 Feb 199522 years
Nargiz Hajiyeva24 Feb 199918 years

Partners

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Result City Date
1Rio de Janeiro2016
3Guadalajara2016
1Prague2016
2Vienna2015
2Abu Dhabi2015