Aliaksandr Vakhaviak Judoka

Aliaksandr Vakhaviak

Aliaksandr Vakhaviak

  • Country:Belarus
  • Born:25 December 1987 (31 years)
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Belarus judoka Aliaksandr Vakhaviak won the Grand Prix in Almaty in 2013 +100kg. He took a silver medal at the Grand Prix in Tbilisi in 2019. He was multiple champion in Belarus. In 2016 won the European Open in Tallinn in 2016. He won bronze at the Grand Prix in Tashkent and silver at the Grand Slam in Abu Dhabi in 2016. Vakhaviak captured a silver medal at the European Open in Prague in 2018. He took silver at the SAMBO World Championships in 2013 in St. Petersburg.
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Levan Matiashvili beats man-mountain Vakhaviak for gold

31 Mar 2019 17:20

Georgian heavyweight Levani Matiashvili won his home Grand Prix for the second time in his career to end the Tbilisi tournament with heavyweight gold for the hosts. World number 44 Matiashvili repeated his 2015 Tbilisi win by dispatching Tel Aviv Grand Prix bronze medallist Aliaksandr Vakhaviak (BLR) with a makikomi after four minutes of golden score to send the home crowd wild. Read more

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Or Sasson sets Israel on fire with home victory

26 Jan 2019 19:05

Olympic bronze medallist Or Sasson ended the historic first IJF event in Israel on a high for the hosts as the heavyweight maestro won the last final of the competition. Sasson defeated The Hague Grand Prix winner Yakiv Khammo (UKR) in golden score to win Israel’s fourth Grand Prix gold medal and to make sure his country finished out of sight at the top of the medal table. Read more

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The rise of new judo countries at Euro Open in Prague

4 Mar 2018 21:35

Two Belarussian super talents took gold at the European Open in Prague. With two gold, two silver and two bronze medal Belarus had an excellent weekend in the Czech capital. On Sunday Yahor Varapayeu and Mikita Sviryd won their weight categories. The final U100kg was the climax for Belarus between Sviryd and European U23 champion Daniel Mukete. Read more

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Kokoro Kageura concludes Japanese success in Paris

11 Feb 2018 19:50

The last final of the weekend opposed Kageura Kokoro (JPN) and Kim Sungmin (KOR). In less than a minute both athletes were penalised with two shidos each and had no other choice than to attack, which they did but 1:52 were necessary for the Japanese to score a beautiful ko-uchi-gari for ippon. It is the first gold medal for Kageura in a Grand Slam and the fifth gold for Japan here in Paris. Read more

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European Judo Championships part of European Games in Minsk 2019

21 Sep 2017 15:35

The European Judo Championships will be included into the program of the 2019 European Games in Minsk. Also at the 2015 European Games in Baku Judo was part of the programme and the only and official European Championship as in that year the European Championships were cancelled. In 2019 Judo is structurally part of the European Games and one of the most important sports in Minsk. Read more

Result City Date
5Baku12 May
2Tbilisi29 Mar
2Mogilev9 Feb
3Tel Aviv24 Jan
2Prague2018

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