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
  • Elkhan Mammadov
  • 312
  • Rustam Orujov
  • 121
  • Elchin Ismayilov
  • 023
  • Orkhan Safarov
  • 230

Elnur Mammadli - Super star

Elmar Gasimov - Idol

Last 365 days of judo B S G

  • Elkhan Mammadov
  • 202
  • Hidayet Heydarov
  • 202
  • Rustam Orujov
  • 221
  • Tural Safguliyev
  • 121
  • Nijat Shikhalizada
  • 201

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Last results

Judo event Type Place Date
IBSA Blind Islamic Solidarity Games BakuIBSAWCBaku13 May 2017
4th Islamic Solidarity Games BakuITBaku13 May 2017
Grand Slam BakuGSLBaku10 Mar 2017
Grand Slam BakuGSLBaku6 May 2016
European Games Baku teamsETCBaku28 Jun 2015

Birthdays

Name Birthdate Age
Emin Aliyev23 Oct 199621 years
Ismayil Piriyev23 Oct 199225 years
Afsana Huseynova25 Oct 199621 years
Khayala Gasanova26 Oct 198829 years
Elmar Alaskarov30 Oct 199720 years

Partners

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Result City Date
1Hohhot2 Jul
3Warsaw22 Apr
1Antalya9 Apr
5Düsseldorf26 Feb
1Rio de Janeiro2016