Grand Prix Zagreb - Event

Grand Prix Zagreb

  • Date: 29 Sep 2017 - 1 Oct 2017
  • Place: Zagreb, Croatia
  • Type: Grand Prix
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Top judoka Jack Hatton dies at age of 24

29 Sep 2019 16:00

American top judoka Jack Hatton passed away, just after his 24th birthday. A devastating message in the world of judo that again mourns about the passing of a young athlete in a tragic year. Jack was pursuing his dream of becoming a member of the 2020 Olympic Team of the USA for the first time. Read more

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Zagreb looking forward to World Junior Championships

3 Oct 2017 07:10

At the Grand Prix in Zagreb last weekend everyone had eyes only for Frenchman Teddy Riner, nine times world champion and double Olympic champion who had chosen Zagreb in order to fine-tune his preparation for the next Open weight World Championships that will take place in Marrakech in November. Read more

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Teddy Riner undefeated to gold in Zagreb

1 Oct 2017 19:30

As expected, French Teddy Riner won the gold of the men’s heavyweight category at the Grand Prix in Zagreb. Even if it was not his best day, in terms of physical condition and technique, he went through the preliminary rounds without any trouble and won two of his fights with penalties and the third with a superb ippon. Read more

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Miklos Cirjenics grabs gold in attractive final U100kg

1 Oct 2017 19:15

The U100kg weight category at the Grand Prix in Zagreb proposed a particularly high level of top class judoka, but surprisingly the top three athletes of the category, Elkhan Mammadov (AZE), Elmar Gasimov (AZE) and Varlam Liparteliani (GEO) were eliminated during the preliminary rounds opening the road to less well ranked athletes to reach the final, which opposed the explosive Jorge Fonseca (POR) and Cirjenics Miklos of Hungary. Read more

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Larisa Ceric prolongs title at Zagreb Grand Prix

1 Oct 2017 18:50

The two top seeded athletes of the category Larisa Ceric of Bosnia Herzegovina and Santa Pakenyte (LTU) qualified for the +78 category in Zagreb’s Grand Prix. She prolonged last year's title in Zagreb and takes the 700 points, the medal and the cheque. Read more