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

  • Elnur Mammadli
  • 013
  • Elkhan Mammadov
  • 312
  • Rustam Orujov
  • 121
  • Elchin Ismayilov
  • 023
  • Orkhan Safarov
  • 230

Elnur Mammadli - Super star

Elmar Gasimov - Idol

Last 365 days of judo B S G

  • Elmar Gasimov
  • 012
  • Rustam Orujov
  • 111
  • Iryna Kindzerska
  • 301
  • Mammadali Mehdiyev
  • 301
  • Zelym Kotsoiev
  • 101

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Last results

Judo event Type Place Date
Azerbaijan Championships BakuNCBaku20 Nov 2018
International Cadet Tournament BakuITCadBaku13 Oct 2018
World Team Championships BakuWTCBaku27 Sep 2018
World Championships BakuWChBaku20 Sep 2018
Azerbaijan U23 Championships BakuN23Baku12 Jun 2018

Birthdays

Name Birthdate Age
Basti Safarova16 Jan 199821 years
Afsana Soltanova17 Jan 200118 years
Samir Sarkarov17 Jan 198633 years
Aliyeo Vasfi17 Jan 197940 years
Togrul Huseynli18 Jan 199821 years