David Kevkishvili Judoka

David Kevkishvili

David Kevkishvili

  • Country:Georgia
  • Born:5 January 1983 (36 years)
  • Popularity
David Kevkishvili won 5 European medals 2002-2007, all U73kg and was 5th at the World Championships in 2007 in Rio. He ranked 7th at the Olympic Games in Athens. With Georgia he won the European team title in 2002 and World titles in 2006 and 2008. President of the Georgian Judo Federation.
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Georgian Judo President David Kevkishvili resigns from his post

2 Jun 2018 11:00

David Kevkhishvili, President of the Georgian Judo Federation resigned from his post. Kevkhishvili was u der heavy opposition since the devastating result at the European Championships in Tel Aviv. Kevkhishvili released the information himself. Read more

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Critical situation in Georgia requires solution

24 May 2018 20:50

Among the participants of the Grand Prix no athletes from Georgia at the first Olympic Qualification event. What’s happening in the judo nation that won three World Team titles and celebrated two World Champions and Olympic Champions in 2004, 2008 and 2012. three consecutive Games. Read more

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Georgian judoka strike for resignation of President Kevkishvili

23 May 2018 16:20

This morning, the building of the country's Judo Federation has been in the focus of the Georgian media and the public. Dozens of muscular guys blocked the entrance and told the reporters that they represent the Georgian national judo teams. Among them were eminent athletes who won a number of medals at competitions of the highest level. Read more

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Georgian team demand resignation of president Kevkishvili

4 May 2018 14:45

The European Championships in Tel Aviv had a devastating result for the Georgian team with no medal at all, two fifth places and one seventh place. It was the first time ever since the history of the young country that Georgia didn’t win any medal in 25 years. Read more

Result City Date
5Rio de Janeiro2010
1Tallinn2008
1Tokyo2008
3Lisbon2008
2Yerevan2007

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