Ashley McKenzie Judoka

Ashley McKenzie

Ashley McKenzie

  • Country:Great Britain
  • Born:17 July 1989 (30 years)
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McKenzie won the European U23 in 2010 in Sarajevo U60kg. He won European senior bronze in 2013 in Budapest and in 2018 Tel Aviv and booked various World Cup victories. He is multiple British champion and won the British Open 5 times. McKenzie took a bronze medal at the Grand Prix in Cancun in 2017. He captured silver at the Grand Prix The Hague in 2017 and bronze in Zagreb in 2018 and Bronze in Antalya in 2019. He won 14 World Cup medals.
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Preview men lightweights U60kg European Games Minsk

19 Jun 2019 09:15

The European Games is the top event once every four years in this continent which obviously continues the annual European Championships. The category U60kg has a few new guys in the pack that might make this category exciting without the interference of Asian or Pan American top athletes. Europe (Russia) won the Olympic titles of 2012 and 2016. Read more

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Yeldos Smetov overclasses the field in Antalya

5 Apr 2019 18:35

Olympic silver medallist and former world champion Yeldos Smetov of Kazakhstan lived up to his top seed billing as he claimed his fifth Grand Prix gold medal. The world number six opened the scoring with a waza-ari from a ko-uchi-gari before pinning down his rival with a sankaku-gatame for his second and match-winning waza-ari score. Read more

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Despite absences lots of fast judoka 60kg in Baku

7 Sep 2018 15:00

Without Ganbat boldbaatar, Amartuvshin dashdavaa, Yeldos Smetov, Walide Khyar, Diyorbek Urozboev and Elios Manzi the U60kg weight class in Baku is a bit devaluated. Nonetheless still enough spectacular judo with the Japanese input of World Champion Naohisa Takato, World number one Ryuji Nagayama and Olympic Champion Beslan Mudranov. Read more

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Double world champion Takato seals sixth straight gold medal

27 Jul 2018 23:35

Japanese judoka Takato Naohisa won his sixth competition in a row to extend his winning run to 26 straight contests. The two-time world champion met Antalya Grand Prix bronze medallist Adonis Diaz (USA) in a first time encounter as the world number 24 from America was a shock finalist in Croatia. Read more

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Toru Shishime repeats 2016 victory in Paris

10 Feb 2018 18:05

Japanese judoka Shishime Toru won the Paris Grand Slam for the second time in his career after conquering World Judo Masters bronze medallist Sharafuddin Lutfillaev (UZB) in the first men’s final of the 2018 instalment of this renowned competition. Read more

Result City Date
5Montreal5 Jul
3Antalya5 Apr
5Marrakech8 Mar
5Tel Aviv24 Jan
3Zagreb2018

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