Yuri Alvear Judoka

Yuri Alvear

Yuri Alvear

  • Country:Colombia
  • Born:29 March 1986 (32 years)
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Yuri Alvear is amazing judoka from Colombia, the best ever in her country. She is triple world champion in 2011, 2013 and 2014 and won bronze in 2015, 2017 and 2018. She won Olympic silver in 2016 in Rio and an Olympic bronze medal in 2012 in London and was 7th in Beijing. She won many Pan American Championships and took gold at the Grand Slam in Baku in 2017. Silver at the 2018 IJF World Masters in Guangzhou.
20131130_Tokyo_Riki Nakaya

Riki Nakaya takes easy games in Tokyo Grand Slam

30 Nov 2013 17:25

Olympic silver medallist and former world champion Nakaya Riki was the star of the day in the U73kg category. The crowd favourite overcome Rijeka Grand Prix winner Bang Gui-Man (KOR) in the final. Nakaya clinched the gold medal in 71 seconds after a rapid series of exchanges which started with an juji-gatame attempt which was defended by the South Korean but his Japanese rival kept the action flowing as he utilised his full arsenal. Nakaya switched from yoko-shiho-gatame to kami-shiho-gatame to keep Bang on his back on the tatami for the full 20 seconds. Read more

Result City Date
1San Jose2018
1Valle del Cauca2018
1Valle del Cauca2018

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