Gemma Howell Judoka

Gemma Howell

Gemma Howell

  • Country:Great Britain
  • Born:13 June 1990 (29 years)
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British judoka Gemma Howell took silver at the Grand Prix in Tbilisi in 2016. She competed at World Championships and the 2012 Olympic Games U63kg. She won European Championships bronze in 2018 in Tel Aviv. She won World Cups in Bucharest and Tallinn in 2012 and Glasgow in 2014. She won European and World bronze junior medals U57kg. She took bronze at the Grand Prix in Cancun in 2017. She took a bronze medal at the Grand Prix in Tunis in 2018. Howell won gold at the 2019 European Open in Prague.
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World champion Chizuru Arai grabs sixth Grand Slam title

11 May 2019 18:35

Two-time and reigning world champion Arai Chizuru of Japan won her sixth Grand Slam gold medal at the expense of Tel Aviv Grand Prix gold medallist Anna Bernholm (SWE). Arai, who is now undefeated on the IJF circuit since May 2018, fought like a world champion and will be the overwhelming favourite in Tokyo this August as she bids for a third consecutive title. Read more

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Six winning nations at Euro Open Prague

3 Mar 2019 00:45

Surprisingly the Chinese team took two gold medal at the European Open for women in Prague. In total the Chinese collected six medals. Six nations won the titles in Prague. Read more

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Sanne Van Dijke victorious over former world number one for the Netherlands

26 May 2018 14:35

Dutch woman Sanne Van Dijke defeated Kelita Zupancic of Canada to win the U70kg gold medal which was her first on the Grand Prix Hohhot stage. Van Dijke conquered Canada’s former world number one to capture her country’s first medal at the Hohhot Grand Prix 2018 in a category which always delivers for the Netherlands. Read more

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Sagi Muki sets Tel Aviv judo crowd on fire

27 Apr 2018 18:30

The home crowd in Tel Aviv had high expectation for Sagi Muki of Israel to win gold in a relative new weight category U81kg. Muki won European Games gold in 2015 U73kg but could convert success in his category U81kg. However with the European top present in Tel Aviv that assignment was not easy. Read more

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Lasha Shavdatuashvili hopes to shine at home Grand Prix

31 Mar 2018 07:10

The venue for the Grand Prix in Tbilisi will be packed with men mainly to watch men. Women’s judo hasn’t developed very well yet in Georgia, but there’s enough to look forward to. Still the men set the tone for Georgia and on the second day Lasha Shavdatuashvili is one of the men to watch. He knows and was special guest at the draw for this Grand Prix on Thursday. Read more

Result City Date
7Hohhot25 May
3Baku11 May
1Prague2 Mar
3Hohhot2018
3Tel Aviv2018

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