Amiran Papinashvili Judoka

Amiran Papinashvili

Amiran Papinashvili

  • Country:Georgia
  • Born:17 June 1988 (31 years)
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Amiran Papinashvili won bronze at the World Championships in 2018 and 2014. He is European Champion in 2013 and won 5 European medals. He was European Team Champion with Georgia in 2014. In 2015 he won the Grand Slam of Abu Dhabi. Fifth at the Olympic Games in Rio. He won bronze at the Grand Slam in Paris in 2017, silver at the Grand Prix in Düsseldorf, Grand Slam silver in Ekaterinburg and Grand Prix Tbilisi. Gold at the Grand Prix in Zagreb 2017.
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Lukhumi Chkhvimiani snatches gold U60kg taking revenge on Garrigos

22 Jun 2019 20:10

Georgia have a new European Judo Champion after Lukhumi Chkhvimiani defeated Spaniard Francisco Garrigos in the men's judo U60kg final at Chizhovka Arena. In the ranking of the first eight athletes four athletes with Georgian names, the original Georgians took two medals, gold and there was bronze for Amiran Papinashvili who bested Dutchman Tornike Tsjkadoea. Read more

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Preview men lightweights U60kg European Games Minsk

19 Jun 2019 09:15

The European Games is the top event once every four years in this continent which obviously continues the annual European Championships. The category U60kg has a few new guys in the pack that might make this category exciting without the interference of Asian or Pan American top athletes. Europe (Russia) won the Olympic titles of 2012 and 2016. Read more

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Sharafuddin Lutfillaev lauded after fourth Grand Prix win

8 Mar 2019 18:20

Six-time Grand Slam medallist Sharafuddin Lutfillaev (UZB) defeated world number 38 Artem Lesiuk (UKR) to win Grand Prix gold on day one in Marrakech. First-time IJF finalist Lesiuk forced the contest into golden score and his Uzbek rival surged into action with a huge koshi-guruma for a waza-ari score to hand him his twelfth Grand Prix medal and fourth of the golden variety. Read more

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Robert Mshvidobadze wins first World Judo Masters title

15 Dec 2018 11:45

World silver medallist Robert Mshvidobadze (RUS) won Masters gold with a pulsating victory over Abu Dhabi Grand Slam winner Amiran Papinashvili (GEO). World number three Papinashvili, who won bronze at the Masters in 2013, lost to Russia’s world number four after going all out for the win in golden score with a bold pick up attempt that was swiftly countered with ashi-waza for a match-winning waza-ari score. Read more

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Amiran Papinashvili seals Grand Slam hat-trick with vintage display

28 Oct 2018 12:55

World Championships bronze medallist Amiran Papinashvili (GEO) won his third Grand Slam title as he lit up the men’s lightest weight category. World Judo Masters silver medallist Francisco Garrigos (ESP), whose sole Grand Slam triumph come in Abu Dhabi in 2016, was thrown with a koshi-guruma for ippon after 20 seconds of golden score as Papinashvili stole the show on day one. Read more

Result City Date
3Minsk22 Jun
3Marrakech8 Mar
2Guangzhou2018
1Abu Dhabi2018
3Baku2018

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