World Championships Budapest - Event

World Championships Budapest

  • Date: 28 Aug 2017 - 3 Sep 2017
  • Place: Budapest, Hungary
  • Type: World Championships
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Chinese team without sensational Cheng Xunzhao

23 Aug 2017 23:00

The Chinese judo team will leave for Budapest on Friday to take part in the World Championships which kick off on August 28. Newly named Chinese Judo Association chief Xian Dongmei, a two-time Olympic judo champion, will lead the team to the worlds. Read more

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Dutchman Noël van 't End absent at World Championships

23 Aug 2017 16:45

Dutchman Noël van ’t End will miss the World Championships. Last week the 26-year old Dutchman got injured to his shoulder and broke the top of his shoulder. He will missing in action for a three months recovery period. Read more

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Which nation will outperform Japan in Budapest

19 Aug 2017 11:55

Can any nation outperform Japan, which has topped every World medal table since 1987? Judo’s home nation has been without an equal at the IJF's premier event ever since the first joint World Championships in 1987. Read more

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Azerbaijan sets tone for 2018 with hopeful team

18 Aug 2017 10:10

2018 World Championships hosts Azerbaijan bid to make an impression with blend of youthful élan and wily vets in Budapest. Azerbaijan have picked arguably their most complete and capable team of all time for the World Championships. Read more

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Russian President Vladimir Putin invited for World Championships in Budapest

17 Aug 2017 18:10

Russian President Vladimir Putin has been invited to attend the opening ceremony of the World Judo Championships, scheduled to take place in Hungary’s capital of Budapest on August 28. Read more