Adam Okruashvili Judoka

Adam Okruashvili

Adam Okruashvili

  • Country:Georgia
  • Born:1 January 1989 (29 years)
  • Popularity
Judo heavyweight Adam Okruashvili is the European Games winner in 2015. Okruashvili took five European medals, four times in the final. He was successful at a young age in the seniors. He was European Open Team Champion with Georgia in 2012, 2013 and 2014. He won bronze at the World Championships 2015 in Astana. He won gold at the Grand Prix in Tbilisi in 2017.
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French superstar teddy Riner wins 9th world judo title

2 Sep 2017 21:05

French heavyweight king Teddy Riner of France fought for the first time since the Rio 2016 Olympics and looked like he had never been away. While the Frenchman remained the favourite for the title, there was high expectations from all as new challengers had emerged while he had been away and the rules had been modified during his absence. Read more

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Download the 10 challengers of Teddy Riner these World Championships

26 Aug 2017 14:25

Do you have doubts if Teddy Riner will take his ninth World title? Riner of France has been unbeaten since 2011, but he didn’t give anyone a chance since the Olympic Games and will make his comeback in Budapest. Although capable of big throws, he is always prepared to play a strategic game when confronted with tough opponents in the final of an important competition like the World Championships or the Olympics. Read more

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Tough choices in Georgian selection for Worlds in Budapest

26 Jul 2017 10:05

No Tchrikishvili, no Matiashvili, no Chkhvimiani, no Tatalashvili in the selection of the Georgian mens team for the World Championships. The Georgians did choose to send two heavyweights instead of two lightweights or U81kg choices. Between Okruashvili and Matiashvili the more experienced fighter was preferred, but both failed this weekend to give a good outlook for the World Championships. Guram Tushishvili was obviously unrivalled in the selection. Read more

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Georgian men retain European team title in thriller against Russia

23 Apr 2017 17:45

Georgia is once again crowned as European team champion. In a super thriller the Georgian showed their depth in the team but also struck at the right moment with the right line-up against the Russians that surprisingly kept in line with the scores and came back each time. Read more

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European Judo Championships Preview +100kg: Unseeded Lukas Krpalek seeking for heavyweight gold

19 Apr 2017 14:10

Without Teddy Riner each championships can deliver another medal. The double Olympic champion and 8 time world champion is the missing man at the European Championships in Warsaw on Saturday. Big Teddy is not the only one as Israelian bronze medallist in Rio Or Sasson should normally be counted in for a medal. Still there’s a nice bunch of spectacular judoka who may step in the gap. Read more

Result City Date
3Ankara2017
7Budapest2017
1Warsaw2017
2Warsaw2017
1Tbilisi2017

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