Grand Prix Jeju - Event

Grand Prix Jeju

  • Date: 27 Nov 2014 - 29 Nov 2014
  • Place: Jeju, South Korea
  • Type: Grand Prix
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20141129_Jeju_Teddy Riner - Vladut Simionescu

Teddy Riner entertains Korean crowd with victory

29 Nov 2014 15:55

Olympic champion and seven-time world champion Teddy Riner (FRA) eased to victory in the heavyweight category and the last final of the day on Saturday. Riner defeated number two seed Kim Sung-Min (KOR) who was unwilling to engage with the French legend and paid the price as he received four shido penalties. Riner earns 300 points for gold but remains second on the World Ranking List 40 points behind Rafael Silva (BRA) who competes next week in Tokyo. Read more

20141129_Jeju_CHO, Guham (KOR) - NAIDAN, Tuvshinbayar (MGL)3

Cho Gu-Ham overcomes 2008 Olympic Champion Naidan

29 Nov 2014 15:35

Asian Games bronze medallist Cho Gu-ham (KOR) steered his country to the top of the podium once again as Beijing Olympic champion Naidan Tuvshinbayar (MGL) was upstaged by the younger Asian fighter. Cho, 22, a former heavyweight who moved down a category in the summer, proved too tricky for Naidan who was been there and done it all in judo. Read more

20141129_Jeju_RINER, Teddy (FRA) - KIM, Sung Min (KOR)1

French legend Riner adds to legacy in Jeju

29 Nov 2014 15:30

Olympic champion and seven-time world champion Teddy Riner of France eased to victory in the heavyweight category and the last final of the day on Saturday. Riner defeated number two seed Kim Sung-Min (KOR) who was unwilling to engage with the French legend and paid the price as he received four shido penalties. Read more

20141129_Jeju_MEHDIYEV, Mammadali (AZE) - GWAK, Dong Han (KOR)10

Gwak Dong-Han belongs to the world top

29 Nov 2014 15:25

Gwak Dong Han (KOR) won Jeju Grand Prix gold for the second year in a row as he bested Baku Grand Slam bronze medallist Mammadali Mehdiyev (AZE) in the -90kg final. Korea’s -90kg hope duly delivered once again as he went ahead with a waza-ari from an osoto-gari before bring the crowd to their feet with a morote-eri-seoi-nage for ippon. Read more

20141129_Jeju_TCHEUMEO, Audrey (FRA) - MALZAHN, Luise (GER)2

Audrey Tcheumeo wins Grand Prix in Jeju

29 Nov 2014 15:05

World silver medallist and Olympic bronze medallist Audrey Tcheumeo (FRA) chalked up a richly-deserved victory in Jeju as she claimed gold by defeating Abu Dhabi Grand Slam winner Luise Malzahn (GER). World number four Malzahn twice with the latter indiscretion coming for stepping out of the area which Tcheumeo was also called up on. Neither judoka could register a score as two of the leading judoka in the category contested a competitive contest. Read more