Airi Yazawa Judoka

Airi Yazawa

Airi Yazawa

Japanese judoka Airi Yazawa claimed a silver medal at the Cadet World Championships in Almaty in 2019.
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Japanese cadets defend world title successfully

29 Sep 2019 16:15

The Japanese cadet team started as the favourite for world gold in Almaty and captured the title. Japan was the defending champion. Exhausted after a crazy semifinal, Azerbaijan lost 4-1. It was the epic end of a competition where all contenders participated with passion and determination. The trophy for the team champion. Read more

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Turkish judo shines with world title for Habibe Afyonlu

27 Sep 2019 16:30

The World Championships final of the girls U63kg was a carbon copy of the U57kg one, because both the Turkish Habibe Afyonlu and the Japanese Yazawa Auri were far from being the favorites at the beginning of the day. Little by little they were winning their fights, and they did it with style and without trembling. In the semifinals the Turkish eliminated Belgium and world number one Alessia Corrao. Read more

Result City Date
1Almaty2019
2Almaty2019
3Bielsko Biala2019

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