Judo in Moldova

Judo in Moldova has a good history with World Championships medals for Victor Bivol, Victor Florescu and Sergiu Toma. In 2013 most of the senior men’s team switched to the United Arab Emirates Judo Federation. Sergiu Toma won Olympic bronze for VAE in 2013 but his heart is in Moldova. Also Ivan Remarenco and Victor Scvortov are successful judoka from Moldova. The Moldova Judo Association has good youth teams with Denis Vieru, Mihail Doncila and Cristina Budescu as strong judoka. Moldova celebrated its first world champion ever as Eugen Matveiciuc captured the cadet world title in 2017.

Judo legends B S G

  • Sergiu Toma
  • 110
  • Victor Florescu
  • 010
  • Victor Bivol
  • 200
  • Apti Magomadov
  • 010
  • Andrei Golban
  • 010

Sergiu Toma - Super star

Eugen Matveiciuc - Idol

Last 365 days of judo B S G

  • Dorin Gotonoaga
  • 100

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Last results

Judo event Type Place Date
Moldavian U20 Championships KishinevNJunKishinev3 Dec 2016
Moldavian Championships KishinevNCKishinev2 Nov 2012
Moldavian U20 Championships KishinevNJunKishinev26 Mar 2012
Moldavian Championships KishinevNCKishinev30 Oct 2011
Moldavian U17 Championships KishinevNCadetKishinev12 Mar 2011


Name Birthdate Age
Andrei Cecan12 Dec 198334 years
Mariana Sosnovschi12 Dec 197245 years
Philip Camilleri13 Dec 197938 years
Elena Festican18 Dec 198433 years
Evgeni Rusu21 Dec 198037 years


First description Second description Third description Four description
Result City Date
2Tokyo3 Dec
1Hohhot2 Jul
3Warsaw22 Apr
1Antalya9 Apr
5Düsseldorf26 Feb