Georgii Zantaraia Judoka

Georgii Zantaraia

Georgii Zantaraia

  • Country:Ukraine
  • Born:21 October 1987 (29 years)
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Georgii Zantaraia is a phenomenal judoka who won the world title U60kg in 2009 in Rotterdam. The Ukrainian judoka won 5 World Championships medals in a row and took the European title in 2011 in Istanbul. He stepped up to U66kg in 2012. In 2017 he became European Senior champion in Warsaw U66kg. Zantaraia is extremely skilled. Was born in Georgia.
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European Judo Championships Preview U66kg: Margvelashvili going for the double

19 Apr 2017 01:30

Italy won the Olympic title in Rio by Fabio Basile. The Italian stallion took a year off to earn some real money and we will focus on the other favourites in the category for men U66kg. In Warsaw some great athletes will appear, such as current European Champion Vazha Margvelashvili. Read more

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Grand Prix Tbilisi starting with world and Olympic medallists

30 Mar 2017 17:45

This afternoon the official draw of the Tbilisi Grand Prix 2017 took place. During three days, 252 athletes representing 36 delegations will compete in the 14 weight divisions at the New Sports Palace . The IJF experts will focus on ‘progressive judo‘ and more time will be given for the athletes to build positive judo. ‘The rules will be applied strictly but fairly,” said Neil Adams, IJF refereeing supervisor, who is working together with his two other colleagues, Daniel Lascau and Alexander Jatskevich and with all the departments involved in the implementation of the new rules. Read more

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The ten most searched judoka in the world

7 Feb 2017 16:40

It is not surprising that, for the past three years, Teddy Riner is the most searched-for judoka in the world. The second most popular judoka on the web’s top 10 list is Ilias Iliadis. Although the Greek legend retired last year, his popularity is still huge. One of the fastest risers is Japan’s Shohei Ono, who definitely captured our hearts last year. Read more

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26 August historic judo day for World Champions

26 Aug 2016 13:05

At 26 August it’s usually time for the World Championships and we can remember some of the best athletes on this day with a world title. Mongolia doesn’t count too many world titles, but at 26 August both Tsagaanbaatar Khashbaatar and Urantsetseg Munkhbat won the world title. Tsagaanbaatar Khashbaatar in Rotterdam in 2009 and Urantsetseg Munkhbat in 2013 in Rio. Read more

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Rio2016 Olympic Judo Preview Men U66kg

7 Aug 2016 13:00

A dynamic category at the Olympic Games, the men's U66kg is an event with real heroes. The action starts on 7 August. The previous edition delivered a huge surprise with a European final between teenager Lasha Shavdatuashvili and Miki Ungvari. The Georgian won and earned his dollars and stepped up later to U73kg just like Ungvari. Only one man from London is still there. Read more

Result City Date
3Warsaw23 Apr
1Warsaw20 Apr
1Madrid2016
2Vienna2015
1Budapest2015

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