Erika Miranda Judoka

Erika Miranda

Erika Miranda

  • Country:Brazil
  • Born:6 April 1987 (32 years)
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Brazilian judoka Erika Miranda was highly successful U52kg. She won five consecutive World Championships medals. Bronze in 2018, 2017, 2015, 2014 and silver in 2013. She won 3 Pan American Championships in 2012, 2014 and 2015 and Panam Games in 2015.She competed at the Olympic Games in 2012 and 2016 (fifth). She won four Grand Slams in her career in Rio, Moscow, Baku and Ekaterinburg and led the World Ranking in 2013 and 6 months 2017-2018. She accounced her retirement in October 2018.
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Erika Miranda says farewell to sparkling judo career

31 Oct 2018 01:30

Five time World Championships medallist Erika Miranda of Brazil retired of judo. The number five of the Rio Olympic Games took five consecutive world championships medals since 2013 but had to say goodbye to judo to keep her future in health. Miranda announced her retirement on Tuesday. Read more

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Uta Abe makes miracles come true with World title

21 Sep 2018 15:50

Uta Abe has become the new World Champion. Like yesterday another rookie judoka taking the World title. Just 18 she is and she defeated, like on the opening day, the current World Champion. Uta Abe defeated Ai Shishime in an all Japan final in the golden score. Abe is the third youngest ever World Champion after Daria Bilodid and Ryoko Tani. Read more

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Uta Abe and Ai Shishime on track for Japanese final

21 Sep 2018 12:55

No huge surprises at the second day’s preliminaries as three out of four of the top U52kg seeds were able to progress into the semi-finals. The World Championships in Baku continue with a class that has developed over the last years. Read more

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Daily Preview day 2 D-Day for Abe and Abe

20 Sep 2018 22:30

Many fans look forward to the second day of the World Championships in Baku. With Hifumi Abe in action, fans see one of their ultimate idols on the tatami. Great aspect is that also his sister Uta Abe will go for the unique sibling world title event. Both Uta as Hifumi have serious chances. Uta is World Junior Champion, Hifumi can prolong his title. Read more

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Preview U52kg: Japanese women Abe and Shishime dominate

20 Sep 2018 22:00

Even without Majlinda Kelmendi the U52kg category is very interesting. Before the Kelmendi era, this division was actually quite boring, but over the last decade the level increased and the competition is tremendous. Read more

Result City Date
3Baku2018
2Ekaterinburg2018
5Düsseldorf2018
1Budapest2017
3St. Petersburg2017

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