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. In July 2017 she made her comeback and won won at the European Open in Minsk.
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Dorjsuren aims for revenge at World Championships, World Preview U57kg

15 Aug 2017 00:05

Will Mongolia have a second female world champion in 2017? At the Worlds in Budapest Sumiya Dorjsuren is the top favorite in her category U57kg based on her very strong performance at the 2016 Rio Olympics, where she dispatched Matsumoto for ippon like it was child's play. Read more

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Portuguese Monteiro and Siderot gear-up to World Championships form

22 Jul 2017 20:20

Who would have expected Portugal to lead the medal table after Day 1 of the European Open in Minsk? In fact, the Portuguese celebrated two gold medals. A medal for Telma Monteiro was penciled in, but the surprise victory for Maria Siderot brought Portugal the first gold of the day. Read more

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European Open in Minsk will have a finger-licking good field

21 Jul 2017 09:05

Four of the Olympic Games medallist will be fighting at the European Open in Minsk. The tournament in Belarus will be an important preparation for many European top, world-level athletes for the World Championships in Budapest. Read more

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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

Result City Date
1Minsk22 Jul
3Rio de Janeiro2016
3Budapest2016
1Paris2015
7Astana2015

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