Judo in Egypt

Judo in Egypt is popular and with Mohammed Ali Rashwan who won Olympic silver in 1984 and Hisham Mesbah who took bronze in 2008 judo got Olympic medal winners. Rashwan was one of the important boosters with two World Championships medals in the eighties. Hisham Mesbah, Ramadan Darwish and Islam El Shehaby a new generation World Championships medallists represented Egypt. At the Rio Olympic Games Darwish was seventh. Famous Egyptian coach Bassel El Gharbawy won 11 African titles himself as judoka. But also Islam El Shehaby, Samah Ramadan, Ramadan Darwish and Heba Hefny won multiple winners. In 2005 the World Championships were held in Cairo.

Judo legends B S G

  • Islam El Shehaby
  • 4109
  • Bassel El Gharbawy
  • 1111
  • Samah Ramadan
  • 257
  • Hisham Mesbah
  • 426
  • Ramadan Darwish
  • 136

Islam El Shehaby - Super star

Hisham Mesbah - Idol

Last 365 days of judo B S G

  • Ramadan Darwish
  • 001
  • Islam El Shehaby
  • 110
  • Mohamed Abdelmawgoud
  • 010
  • Mohamed Mohyeldin
  • 100
  • Mohamed Abdelaal
  • 100

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Last results

Judo event Type Place Date
African U21 Championships Sharm El SheikhAfJChSharm El Sheikh27 Jul 2015
African Championships Cadets Sharm El SheikhAfCChSharm El Sheikh25 Jul 2015
IJF World Cup CairoWCupCairo15 May 2010
Judo for Peace tournament Sharm El SheikhITSharm El Sheikh15 Dec 2009
World Team Championships CairoWTCCairo12 Sep 2005


Name Birthdate Age
Mahmoud Gaballa22 Jan 199126 years
Mohamed Hamed24 Jan 199720 years
Ali Rizk25 Jan 199423 years
Ali Hazem25 Jan 199423 years
Ali Rizik25 Jan 199423 years


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Result City Date
1Rio de Janeiro2016
2Abu Dhabi2015