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Mistral Janssen won two national titles in 35 days

5 Nov 2016 20:00

Somewhat strange the name of Mistral Janssen at the Belgian Championships. He won the Dutch title 35 days ago and today in Herstal he took his second title in practically a month time. We of JudoInside can’t even remember a same situation, so that’s something strange. We spoke Mistral just after his gold at the Belgian Championships. Read more

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Azerbaijani Judo Federation working to get more on international tatami

5 Nov 2016 14:35

The Azerbaijani Judo Federation is keen to strengthen the squad of the women’s team. Elmar Babanli, Secretary General of the Federation said that women’s team would be able to compete in a number of categories at once. Read more

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Stephanie Inglis thinks about competitive judo again

4 Nov 2016 09:20

Likely none of us have a more startling backstory than Stephanie Inglis. Two years after she was collecting a silver medal at the Commonwealth Games in Glasgow, this 28-year-old judoka from the Highlands knows she is simply fortunate still to be able to tell the tale. Yesterday she was happy to celebrate her birthday. Read more

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France dominates European Cup in Malaga

31 Oct 2016 11:35

France became the glorious winner of the European Cup in Malaga last weekend. The French captured four gold medals on Saturday and added three on Sunday. Read more


Romanian Daniel Natea regains his Grand Slam title in Abu Dhabi

30 Oct 2016 22:55

Romanian World Judo Masters winner Daniel Natea has now won both of his Grand Slam gold medals in Abu Dhabi after a workman-like win over Tashkent Grand Prix bronze medallist Aliaksandr Vakhaviak (BLR) in the heavyweight men’s final. Natea was in devastating form in the preliminaries with a host of ippons worthy of the highlight reel treatment as he has become the leading heavyweight who is active on the tour post-Rio 2016. Read more


Clash between former World Champions Elkhan Mammadov and Luciano Correa

30 Oct 2016 22:35

Former World Champion Elkhan Mammadov of Azerbaijan is still able to shine. At the Grand Slam in Abu Dhabi he won the gold against another former World Champion, Brazilian Luciano Correa. Read more


Maria Suelen Altheman gives Brazil gold in Abu Dhabi

30 Oct 2016 22:10

Rio 2016 Olympian Maria Suelen Altheman bounced back from her glum Games experience by topping an IJF Grand Slam medal podium for the fourth time in Abu Dhabi. After four lost finals at the Grand Slam the heavyweight was able to grab the gold for her country, teammates and coaches. It was her biggest victory since she won the Grand Prix in Düsseldorf. Read more

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