Beka Gviniashvili Judoka

Beka Gviniashvili

Beka Gviniashvili

  • Country:Georgia
  • Born:26 October 1995 (21 years)
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Georgian judoka Beka Gviniashvili is 2013 and 2015 World Junior Champion and is the most successful junior athlete ever also with the Georgian Junior team. In 2016 he switched from U90kg to U100kg with successful event and amazing victories including the Grand Slam in Baku, the guarantee for Rio.
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Gviniashvili defeats Khalmurzaev in super final U90kg

26 Feb 2017 19:25

Two top level athletes were in the final of the Grand Prix: Beka Gviniashvili and Khusen Khalmurzaev. Almost a year ago both won the Grand Prix in Samsun in different weight categories; now, both competitors stepped onto the tatami at U90kg. Their last encounter was in 2012 at European Junior Championships when the Georgian won the contest. As it happened, the 2017 edition of their matchup left the judo fans as winner, as well. 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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Sagaredjo Superstars continues European Club success

17 Dec 2016 18:35

After the victory last year at the European Club Championships, the Georgian team of Sagaredjo Superstars now won the Golden League, the highest team title for clubs in Europe. In the final the Georgian team defeated Yawara Newa by 3-2. Read more

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European U23 Champion Iakiv Khammo shows his progress with new title

12 Nov 2016 17:25

Georgia became the glorious winner of the second day of the European Championships for judoka U23 for men. The first two gold medals were for Georgia which doubled the two gold medals they captured in 2005 and 2009. Also gold for Russia and Ukraine. Russia and Georgia both captured two gold medals in the men's division. Read more

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Beka Gviniashvili captures European gold medal in thrilling final

12 Nov 2016 16:55

Beka Gviniashvili has taken his third different European title. In Tel Aviv he finished the trilogy in a thriller final against Yahor Varapayeu of Belarus. Gviniashvili even called it a Junior tournament and was happy to test his pace back in the U90kg category. Read more

Result City Date
1Düsseldorf26 Feb
5Paris12 Feb
1Grozny2016
1Tel Aviv2016
7Rio de Janeiro2016

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