European Open Oberwart - Event

European Open Oberwart

  • Date: 15 Feb 2014 - 16 Feb 2014
  • Place: Oberwart, Austria
  • Type: World Cup - Continental Open
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Judo in the time of Covid-19: Zebeda Rekhviashvili

28 Apr 2020 15:00

Always there’s a shiver in our body if athletes get hurt on the mat. It hurts, even to see it, you know it will cost time. The pain is something you got to live with. Zebeda Rekhviashvili knows what we mean. This period is also a time to heal for many athletes. Zebeda though is always in pain, but it’s the price. Oon Yeoh spoke to the Georgian middleweight. Read more

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Japan dominates day one of European Open Oberwart

16 Feb 2014 18:15

Japan has dominated the first day of the European Open for men in Oberwart. The Japanese talents took all three gold medals. The highlights for Europe were the bronze medal for Rene Schneider U66kg and the bronze for Zelimkhan Ozdoev of Russia. The finals were all meetings between Asia, or Asia with Pan America. Read more

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Rekhviashvili grants himself golden birthday gift in Oberwart

16 Feb 2014 18:10

Heavyweight Barna Bor has won the European Open in Oberwart. The number two seeded two times Olympian Hungarian gave no chance to his opponents today. Barna Bor first sent home his German and Romanian opponent, then it was time to face Andrey Volkov from Russia. Bor won his semi-final by a shido, and soon was up on the mat facing the Japanese Takeshi Ojitani for the gold medal. Bor didn’t hesitate and thrown Ojitani for ippon and claimed the gold medal for Hungary. Read more