Megan Fletcher Judoka

Megan Fletcher

Megan Fletcher

  • Country:Ireland
  • Born:2 August 1989 (30 years)
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Irish judoka Megan Fletcher took a bronze medal at the European Open in Belgrade in 2017. She won the Pan American Open in Montevideo in 2014. She reached four continental Open finals and a few bronze medals. In 2005 she won bronze at the European Cadet Championships in Salzburg. Competed at World and European senior Championships. British Champion in 2015. Megan clinched the silver medal at the Grand Prix in Marrakech in 2019. She took bronze at the Grand Prix in Montreal.
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World Tour gold for Giovanna Scoccimarro feels good

7 Jul 2019 08:05

Former Junior World Champion Giovanna Scoccimarro captured her first IJF World Tour gold at the Grand Prix in Montreal. The tall German defeated home favourite Kelita Zupancic in the final for women U70kg. Read more

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Marie-Eve Gahie poised to take gold U70kg in Minsk

21 Jun 2019 10:30

France's medal challenge in the women's U70kg competition is headed by Marie-Eve Gahie. However the competition is severe in this weight class. What used to be a European weight class is now a struggle against Japanese dominance at both Olympic and World level. Read more

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Margaux Pinot pips Fletcher for French victory

9 Mar 2019 19:30

Paris Grand Slam silver medallist Margaux Pinot (FRA) competed her Grand Prix hat-trick as the Frenchwoman swiftly dispatched Tel Aviv Grand Prix bronze medallist Megan Fletcher (IRL) in the -70kg final. Pinot threw for a waza-ari score and reacted first on the ground to submit her opponent with a juji-gatame. Read more

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Fletcher siblings write history for Ireland in Tel Aviv

31 Jan 2019 08:30

Two medals for Ireland in one weekend at the inaugural Tel Aviv Grand Prix. A unique and amazing performance for the small judo country. Both Megan and Ben Fletcher medalled in a unique weekend. At almost 30 years old Megan Fletcher, now of Ireland, has numerous titles to her name, from Commonwealth Champion to British Champion, but that step up to the IJF Tour rostrum has been a long time coming, requiring persistence no-one could have expected. Read more

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Golden relief for Anna Bernholm in Tel Aviv

25 Jan 2019 19:00

Swedish Anna Bernholm won her first Grand Prix title with a calculated performance against Junior World Championships gold medallist Alice Bellandi (ITA). The experience of the Swede told as Bellandi was overzealous and put everything into a hip technique but Bernholm blocked and countered to win by ippon in just 38 seconds. Read more

Result City Date
3Montreal6 Jul
7Minsk23 Jun
7Baku11 May
2Marrakech8 Mar
3Tel Aviv24 Jan

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