Telma Monteiro Judoka

Telma Monteiro

Telma Monteiro

  • Country:Portugal
  • Born:27 December 1985 (31 years)
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Telma Monteiro won Olympic bronze in 2016 in Rio and is five times European Champion and four times vice World Champion in 2007, 2009, 2010 and 2014. Monteiro won 5 World medals and 11 European medals. She won the Grand Slam in Paris in 2012 and 2015.
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The Olympic effect on most popular judoka on instagram

19 Aug 2016 10:10

The Olympic Games always have a huge effect on the social media of the athletes. Most accounts are increasing but some are really exploding where there’s obviously a connection between the results. Paula Pareto had a more than average account with 16,000 followers, but exploded after her Olympic title to 109,000 followers. Teddy Riner was the biggest active judoka on twitter with over 120,000 followers but now gained another 25,000. Almost 80 percent of all Olympic medallist have an instagram account. Read more

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Rafaela Silva grabs first Olympic gold medal for Brazil

9 Aug 2016 00:05

Rafaela Silva is not new, she was World Champion 2013 in Rio, but today he was reborn. Rafaela Silva ironed most of the pain the Brazilian judo team had suffered so far this week. Silva gave the team the ultimate inspiration to proceed the medal hunger because judo it the frontrunner of Brazilian sport. Not for nothing Judo delivered the host nation the first Olympic gold of the Games so far. Read more

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Matsumoto in the semis against world number one Sumiya Dorjsuren

8 Aug 2016 18:10

Kaori Matsumoto is still in the race to be the first to prolong her Olympic title in 2016. The Japanese had to give everything what she had in a thrilling quarter final against French Automne Pavia. A match with more than 3 minutes in the golden score where it was Matsumoto who gave her last breath to a wazari score and won the match afterall, despite all the danger from the tall Pavia. Pavia was against sent to the repechage, just like in 2012 when the two fought as well, then in the semi final. Also at the Last World Championships in Astana it was Matsumoto to proceed to the final. Read more

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Rio2016 Olympic Judo Preview women U57kg

8 Aug 2016 09:30

The U57kg category is an amazing event with many outsiders for the medals. Matsumoto has proved to be strong as the current Olympic and World title holder, but has many enemies for gold, some of who are even her friends. On a day full of emotions, the one who stays cool may be the next Olympic champion on 8 August. Read more

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Super talent Momo Tamaoki wins first World Tour gold

25 Jun 2016 21:35

Former world champion Udaka Nae from Japan was humbled by former Junior world champion and former Asian Championships winner Tamaoki Momo in the Budapest Grand Prix U57kg final on Saturday. The U57kg category is arguably Japan’s strongest and it was Tamaoki, 21, who won bronze in Budapest a year ago, who took the contest to her more accomplished opponent. Read more

Result City Date
3Rio de Janeiro2016
3Budapest2016
1Paris2015
7Astana2015
1Baku2015

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