Judo in Azerbaijan

Judo in Azerbaijan had four Olympic judo medallists. Elnur Mammadli was Olympic Judo Champion in 2008 and Movlud Miraliyev won bronze in 2008. Rustam Orujov and Elmar Gasimov won silver in Rio2016. Elkhan Mammadov was the first and only World Champion for Azerbaijan in 2013 out of 12 World medals. Rustam Orujov became European Judo champion in Kazan in 2016. Judo lightweight Elchin Ismayilov was European champion three times. Coach of Azerbaijan is Peter Seisenbacher. The biggest event is the IJF Grand Slam of Baku. Also the European Games were held in Baku in 2015.

Judo legends B S G

  • Rustam Orujov
  • 241
  • Elnur Mammadli
  • 013
  • Elkhan Mammadov
  • 312
  • Orkhan Safarov
  • 231
  • Elchin Ismayilov
  • 023

Rustam Orujov - Super star

Rustam Orujov - Idol

Last 365 days of judo B S G

  • Rustam Orujov
  • 201
  • Orkhan Safarov
  • 101
  • Davud Mammadsoy
  • 001
  • Iryna Kindzerska
  • 020
  • Zelym Kotsoiev
  • 110

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Last results

Judo event Type Place Date
EYOF Baku for TeamsEChCTBaku27 Jul 2019
EYOF BakuEYOFBaku24 Jul 2019
IBSA Judo Grand Prix BakuBWCupBaku13 May 2019
Grand Slam BakuGSLBaku10 May 2019
Azerbaijan U18 Championships BakuNCadetBaku9 Jan 2019

Birthdays

Name Birthdate Age
Jeyhun Babakishiyev7 Mar 199526 years
Vugar Rustamli7 Mar 199130 years
Zeynab Mammadova8 Mar 200318 years
Orkhan Soltanov8 Mar 199922 years
Khalid Mehdiyev10 Mar 199823 years