Song Yu Judoka

Song Yu

Song Yu

  • Country:China
  • Born:6 August 1987 (32 years)
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Chinese heavyweight judoka Song Yu won the heavyweight world title in 2017 in Budapest and 2015 in Astana, twice against a Japanese opponent. In 2016 she won Olympic Games bronze in Rio. She won various international events such as Grand Prix Qingdao (twice), Zagreb and Tbilisi. And she won the IJF World Masters in Tyumen in 2013 and 2015 in Rabat. She won the Tournament in Qingdao seven times. She took gold at the European Open in Oberwart in 2019.
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Super start Austrian women with two gold in Oberwart

16 Feb 2019 21:25

Michaela Polleres and Bernadette Graf celebrated the gold medal today at the European Open in Oberwart. At Home both fighters won their weight classes in remarkable style. The Austrian cheered for the silver medal for Magdalena Krssakova U63kg. Read more

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Yu Song Awarded at the ANOC Awards

4 Nov 2017 18:55

ANOC (Association of National Olympic Committees) organized its XXII general Assembly in Prague in the early days of November. On that occasion, the third edition of the ANOC Awards were held in the beautiful Czech capital and Yu Song (CHN) was recognised for her fantastic sporting achievements, as she received the award for Best Female Athlete from Asia. Read more

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Yu Song retains heavyweight gold for China

2 Sep 2017 19:10

Chinese heavyweight Yu Song retained her 2015 world title with a battling displaying on Saturday in Hungary. Yu, Rio 2016 Olympic bronze medallist, was only competing for the second time since Rio 2016. She defeated 2014 Junior World Championships winner and world number three Asahina Sarah of Japan in the final for gold. Read more

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Preview O78kg: First seeded Larisa Ceric knows the danger of Asahina

1 Sep 2017 18:15

Who will be World Champion +78kg in Budapest? Perhaps the one with the strongest track record going into Budapest is Japan's Sarah Asahina, winner of the 2016 Tokyo Grand Slam, 2017 Paris Grand Slam and 2017 Ekaterinburg Grand Slam. The 20-year old Japanese debuts at the World Championships. Read more

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World champion Yu Song shows her superiority over compatriot Ma

20 Nov 2016 17:35

World champion Yu Song of China won the domestic bragging rights as she defeated World Judo Masters silver medallist Ma Sisi in the last women’s contest in Qingdao. Yu extended her head-to-head record to 4-2 as she made a winning return to action in her first competition since winning bronze at the Rio 2016 Olympics. Read more

Result City Date
1Oberwart2019
1Budapest2017
1Qingdao2016
3Rio de Janeiro2016
3Budapest2016

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