Grand Slam Düsseldorf - Event

Grand Slam Düsseldorf

  • Date: 21 Feb 2020 - 23 Feb 2020
  • Place: Düsseldorf, Germany
  • Type: Grand Slam
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Jorge Fonseca tests positive for Covid-19

25 Jun 2020 09:35

Judo World Champion Jorge Fonseca of Portugal tested positive for Covid-19. Also U57kg athlete Wilsa Gomes tested positive ad both abandoned the internship in Coimbra. Read more

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Mohammad Rashnonezhad: refugees are human beings

19 Jun 2020 12:00

Mohammad Rashnonezhad has been living in the Netherlands for more than two years. That's where he trains, often alone, as his dream is to become an Olympic medallist. For someone of his level, this is not an easy situation, as he needs to measure himself against the best, to improve his judo, but the young man is committed to his dream and his own personal story helps him to overcome most of the difficulties. Read more

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An Ba-Ul, Paltchik and Dicko most successful athletes in 2020 so far

4 May 2020 16:25

An Ba-Ul, Peter Paltchik and Romane Dicko started their World Tour well in 2020. Their perhaps greatest year was interrupted by the coronavirus that totally messed up the society and sports. In the World Tour the Grand Prix of Tel Aviv and the Grand Slams of Paris and Düsseldorf were held. An, Paltchik and Dicko all won two World Tour events in Tel Aviv and Paris. Read more

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Judo in the time of Covid-19: Ghofran Khelifi

29 Apr 2020 10:30

Judoka are happy with their sisters and brothers because in the time of Covid-19, you will need the family to stay in shape. Ghofran Khelifi is very fortunate with her sister Mariem, also part of the Tunisian national team. Together they can train. Ghofran impressed so far this year and should have defended her African title in this period. Now she is making plans to set her long term goals. JudoCrazy’s Oon Yeoh spoke to the Tunisian talent. Read more

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Judo in the time of Covid-19: An Chang-Rim

22 Apr 2020 12:25

Korean judoka An Chang-Rim became World Champion in 2018 Baku after having won bronze in 2015 and 2017. An was World Junior Champion in 2014 in Miami. He won Grand Slams in Paris and Abu Dhabi. He was born in Japan where he learned the first basics but finetuned his skills in Korea. JudoCrazy’s Oon Yeoh asked him about training in this Covid-19 period. Read more