Axel Clerget Judoka

Axel Clerget

Axel Clerget

  • Country:France
  • Born:28 February 1987 (33 years)
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French judoka Axel Clerget won bronze at the World Championships in Tokyo in 2019 and Baku in 2018. He opened 2019 with a victory at the Grand Prix in Tel Aviv. Clerget captured silver at the Grand Slam in Abu Dhabi and Grand Slam in Tokyo in 2016. Clerget won the World Cups in Liverpool, Casablanca and Minsk. In 2009 he won bronze at the Grand Slam in Paris. He won silver at the Grand Slam in Paris in 2017. Clerget took silver at the European Championships in Warsaw in 2017.
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Teddy Riner back at the Grand Slam in Paris

8 Nov 2019 11:10

The world-renowned Paris Grand Slam, the IJF’s iconic French supershow, will be more important than ever in 2020 as the first of four Grand Slam events to take place before the Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games. Tickets are now on sale for the two-day showpiece (8-9 February) at the AccorHotels Arena which attracts the world’s leading judoka and thousands of fans along with hundreds of media from all over the world. Read more

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Team World Championships reactions

1 Sep 2019 18:00

The final for team between Japan and France delivered a few excellent battles. Key match was between former double World Champion Chizuru Arai and current World Champion Marie-Eve Gahie of France. It was Arai who defeated the French world champ. Read more

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Noel van 't End breaks the curse for the Netherlands

29 Aug 2019 15:45

Dutchman Noel van ‘t End won his first world title after a gruelling day which culminated with a narrow triumph over Osaka Grand Slam winner Mukai Shoichiro of Japan in his sixth contest of the day. World number 10 Van ‘t End, who lost to Mukai in the Osaka Grand Slam final last year, lit up the U90kg category all day long and recorded the biggest win of his career with a mesmerising o-soto ko-soto combination for a waza-ari score with 27 seconds left. Read more

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Spaniard Sherazadishvili expected to follow up the world title

21 Jun 2019 13:45

The Russians have sent a remarkable team to the European Games. Of course, they have a wealth of choice and the focus is in Tokyo. Still in the category we will miss last year’s champion Mikhail Igolnikov. Former World Champion Nemanja Majdov will fight in Minsk after doing a few exams last week. Read more

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Axel Clerget brings France first gold in Israel

26 Jan 2019 17:05

Frenchman and World Championships bronze medallist Axel Clerget clinched his second Grand Prix title as he defeated Nicholas Mungai of Italy in the U90kg final. The Frenchman submitted his rival with a ude-garami to provide his country with their best result in Israel and will now look forward to his home event, the Paris Grand Slam, in two weeks time. Read more

Result City Date
3Paris9 Feb
2Odivelas2019
2Tokyo2019
3Tokyo2019
3Minsk2019

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