Frank De Wit Judoka

Frank De Wit

Frank De Wit

  • Country:Netherlands
  • Born:13 February 1996 (24 years)
  • Popularity
Dutch judoka Frank de Wit is 2015 World and European Junior champion. He won Junior world silver in 2014. In 2015 De Wit won bronze at the Grand Slam in Paris and bronze at the Grand Slam in Abu Dhabi in 2016. In 2017 he won the Grand Slam in Paris. He won bronze at the IJF Masters in in 2017 and 2018. Bronze at Tokyo GS twice, Cancun and silver at the Hague Grand Prix. He took gold at the Grand Prix in Tbilisi in 2019. He won the Champions League with Sporting Clube Portugal Lisbon in 2019.
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Georgian youngster Tato Grigalashvili controls Olympic champion

22 Feb 2020 20:05

One-time Grand Prix gold medallist Tato Grigalashvili of Georgia delivered a commanding victory for Georgia as the world number 18 toyed with the Olympic champion Khasan Khalmurzaev (RUS) on his way to -81kg gold. The 20-year-old was unfazed by the calibre of his opposition in the final as the gold backpatch of the Russian only served to highlight just how impressive Grigalashvili was despite being relatively raw at this level. Read more

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Portuguese judo celebrates best year ever

16 Nov 2019 18:30

Sporting Clube de Portugal were crowned double European Judo Champion after beating Yawara-Newa in the men's Champions League final 3-2. In Odivelas best clubs of Europe were gathered for the annual Champions League for clubs, which featured the 8 Best Men's and Women's Teams in Europe. Read more

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Frank de Wit finally beats his bogeyman Del Orbe

25 Oct 2019 17:55

Frank De Wit (NED) vs Medickson Del Orbe Cortorreal (DOM) – Dutchman finally beats his bogeyman! Former Paris Grand Slam winner de Wit had been tormented by Del Orbe Cortorreal twice on the IJF circuit before finally gaining his revenge at the Abu Dhabi Grand Slam in October. Read more

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Without Muki the category U81kg is open for predators

21 Jun 2019 08:05

Without Israelian star Sagi Muki the European Championships title U81kg is open for anyone. Muki is the biggest prospect for World gold in Tokyo for Israel. In their successful team Muki continues to grow towards the absolute highest level U81kg. However the Israelians chose not go to the European Games and have selected the Grand Prix in Budapest which is the first European event for 100% qualification points. The European Games will only deliver 700 points for the winner but deducted with 50% next year. Read more

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Frank de Wit rediscovers the taste of gold

30 Mar 2019 17:10

Former World number one Frank De Wit of the Netherlands won his country’s second gold medal of the day with a professional performance against number 108 Timo Cavelius (GER). De Wit went for broke in early exchanges before settling down and establishing his dominance as first-time IJF finalist Cavelius struggled to threaten the Dutch star. Read more

Result City Date
3Düsseldorf22 Feb
3Osaka2019
1Odivelas2019
5Abu Dhabi2019
2Esslingen2019

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