Hedvig Karakas Judoka

Hedvig Karakas

Hedvig Karakas

  • Country:Hungary
  • Born:21 February 1990 (28 years)
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Hedvig Karakas is one of the finest Hungarian judoka who won bronze at the Grand Slam Tokyo in 2015. As World Junior Champion, Karakas won bronze at the 2009 World Championships and was fifth at the Olympic Games in London, 7th in Rio and 7th at the 2015 World Championships. European Games silver in 2015. She won six world cup titles. In 2018 she took a silver medal at the Grand Slam in Düsseldorf and GP Zagreb and Budapest bronze.
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Laetitia Blot defeats the world top and claims gold in Samsun

28 Mar 2014 18:10

The last gold medal of the day had to be decided between Miryam Roper (GER) and Laetitia Blot (FRA). After 30 seconds both athletes were penalized with shido for passivity. Always dangerous with her strong ko-soto-gake, ROPER seemed to control the final, when BLOT launched a o-uchi-gari for waza-ari, taking a strong lead. Read more


Seven winning nations at first day European Open in Sofia

1 Feb 2014 19:10

On the first day the lightweight categories came together in action and host nation Bulgaria took a gold medal in the category U60kg. Yanislav Gerchev set the tone for the final block, cheered on by many fans and coach Georgi Georgiev, who in 2002 was the last Bugarian to win the tournament. It was a nice gift for the coach who celebrated his birthday at the day of the draw. Read more


European Open in Sofia 2014 successful practise

1 Feb 2014 18:15

Israel, Hungary and Germany have started off well in the European Open circuit in 2014. All three nations were able to gain two medals at the European Open in Sofia. It was held for both men and women for the first time since 2002. The Netherlands won seven medals and one gold, the Ukraine even nine medals. Eleven nations won a gold medal. Read more

Result City Date
5Tel Aviv24 Jan
7Tel Aviv2018

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