Miryam Roper Judoka

Miryam Roper

Miryam Roper

  • Country:Panama
  • Born:26 June 1982 (35 years)
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Miryam Roper won World bronze in 2013 in Rio and captured three European medals,a final in 2014 and European Games bronze in 2015. Won various international IJF events in Baku, Moscow, Rijeka, Abu Dhabi and Qingdao and over 10 IJF World Tour medals. She switched to Panama in April 2017 and surprisingly won the Grand Slam in Ekaterinburg. She took silver at the at the Grand Prix in Cancun in 2017 as she couldn't fight the final. Judogi sponsor: GreenHill.
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Kosovo takes gold on second attempt of the day

19 Jan 2018 19:35

For the second time of the Grand Prix in Tunis, Kosovo placed an athlete in the final as Nora Gjakova (KOS) was qualified against Kwon Youjeong (KOR). Visibly more powerful than her opponent, Gjakova took the leadership of the final but had to wait until the second half to score a first waza-ari with a counter-attack. Read more

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Sumiya Dorjsuren gives Mongolia the long desired gold U57kg

30 Aug 2017 18:50

Mongolia finally have what they want; justice. The World title is for Sumiya Dorjsuren who may be the strongest over the last two years including the Olympic Games, but that doesn’t count if you don’t go home with the gold medal, now Dorjsuren does. Read more

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Miryam Roper wins pool of death, Asians looking sharp U57kg

30 Aug 2017 15:25

In the women’s division Mongolian favourite Sumiya Dorjsuren is looking steady, where Olympic Champion Rafaela Silva had to suffer a loss against Olympic bronze medallist Telma Monteiro in a pool of death. The third day of the World Championships in Budapest showcases amazing judo and is a pleasure for the crowd in the Arena. Read more

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Dorjsuren aims for revenge at World Championships, World Preview U57kg

30 Aug 2017 00:00

Will Mongolia have a second female world champion in 2017? At the Worlds in Budapest Sumiya Dorjsuren is the top favorite in her category U57kg based on her very strong performance at the 2016 Rio Olympics, where she dispatched Matsumoto for ippon like it was child's play. Read more

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Miryam Roper wants to write history for Panama

17 Aug 2017 09:55

Panama’s history maker Miryam Roper will be their first seeded athlete at a World Championships. Ekaterinburg Grand Slam winner Roper made history in May when she won Panama’s first ever IJF World Judo Tour medal. Read more

Result City Date
3Tunis19 Jan
5Budapest2017
2Cancun2017
1Ekaterinburg2017
5Panama2017

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