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

Rustam Orujov - Idol

Last 365 days of judo B S G

  • Iryna Kindzerska
  • 313
  • Mammadali Mehdiyev
  • 312
  • Elmar Gasimov
  • 112
  • Oruj Valizada
  • 002
  • Rustam Orujov
  • 311

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Last results

Judo event Type Place Date
IBSA Judo Grand Prix BakuBWCupBaku13 May 2019
Grand Slam BakuGSLBaku10 May 2019
Azerbaijan U18 Championships BakuNCadetBaku9 Jan 2019
Azerbaijan Championships BakuNCBaku20 Nov 2018
International Cadet Tournament BakuITCadBaku13 Oct 2018

Birthdays

Name Birthdate Age
Elnara Rashidova23 May 200415 years
Natig Gurbanli25 May 199722 years
Famil Mammadzada25 May 199722 years
Nazim Safarov26 May 199128 years
Samir Khankishiev26 May 198831 years