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
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  • Elkhan Mammadov
  • 312
  • Elchin Ismayilov
  • 023
  • Rustam Orujov
  • 111
  • Nazim Guseinov
  • 021

Elnur Mammadli - Super star

Elmar Gasimov - Idol

Last 365 days of judo B S G

  • Elkhan Mammadov
  • 203
  • Elmar Gasimov
  • 021
  • Orkhan Safarov
  • 301
  • Hidayet Heydarov
  • 201
  • Rufat Ismayilov
  • 101

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Last results

Judo event Type Place Date
Grand Slam BakuGSLBaku10 Mar 2017
Grand Slam BakuGSLBaku6 May 2016
European Games Baku teamsETCBaku28 Jun 2015
European Games Baku for visually impairedBEGABaku26 Jun 2015
European Games BakuEChBaku25 Jun 2015

Birthdays

Name Birthdate Age
Jafar Akbarov1 May 199720 years
Shamil Rajabli1 May 199621 years
Rovshan Safarov3 May 198829 years
Feyzulla Guliyev4 May 200017 years
Maharram Maharramov5 May 199720 years

Partners

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Result City Date
3Warsaw22 Apr
1Antalya9 Apr
5Düsseldorf26 Feb
1Rio de Janeiro2016
3Guadalajara2016