World U21 Championships Zagreb - Event

World U21 Championships Zagreb

  • Date: 18 Oct 2017 - 22 Oct 2017
  • Place: Zagreb, Croatia
  • Type: World Junior Championship
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Flemish Judo Federation appoints Olivier Berghmans as TD

23 Dec 2017 13:10

The Flemish Judo federation appointed Olivier Berghmans as technical director. Berghmans was personal trainer of one of the most successful athletes of this century Ilse Heylen and has a wide international experience, vision and management capabilities to function in his new role. Read more

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Fairy tail title for Toma Nikiforov who claims the medal and the girl

5 Nov 2017 17:10

Toma Nikiforov was the happiest man at the sports Arena in the occasion of the Belgian Championships in Herstal. Nikiforov won his first senior Belgian title in his career and took the opportunity to ask his girlfriend Nica Antonis to marry her… and she said yes. Read more

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Inal Tasoev holds on for Russia’s first gold against Austria's daredevil Hegyi

21 Oct 2017 19:45

Inal Tasoev of Russia ruled the world for Russia to ensure that one of judo’s powerhouse nations did not leave without winning the most cherished colour medal of them all. Free-scoring Junior European champion Tasoev worked over the scoreboard as much as he did his opponents as he accumulated three ippons and seven waza-ari in just four contests. Read more

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Azeri Zelym Kotsoiev doubles his country’s golden medal haul

21 Oct 2017 19:25

Zelym Kotsoiev of Azerbaijan beat Junior European Championships silver medallist Arman Adamian of Russia in the same final as the European Junior Championships and the same outcome from the continental offering in the U100kg category. Read more

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Japanese cadet Akira Sone takes the fast lane to junior glory

21 Oct 2017 18:55

Youngster Sone Akira dispatched her Japanese compatriot Kodama Hikaru to win her second world title and first at the junior level. Düsseldorf Grand Prix bronze medallist Sone is just 17 and she won the Cadet World Championships on 2015. Read more