Cholgwang Kim Judoka

Cholgwang Kim

Cholgwang Kim

  • Country:North Korea
  • Born:29 January 1996 (23 years)
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North Korean judoka Kim Chol-Gwang won a bronze medal at the Grand Prix of Qingdao in 2015. Kim won bronze at the Asian Cadet Championships in 2013 and Asian Youth Games bronze in 2013 U66kg. He won silver at the Grand Prix in Samsun. He clinched a bronze medal at the Universiade in Napoli in 2019.
PodiumU73

Poland suddenly have a solution U73kg with gold for Damian Szwarnowiecki

2 Apr 2016 17:15

The gold at the Grand Prix in Samsun for men U73kg was for the first time ever U73kg for a Polish man. Damian Szwarnowiecki took the victory in Turkey by defeating Kim Chol Gwang in the final. The North Korean was caught by a left ko-ochi of the young Polish talent who won two European U23 titles. Read more

20160207_Paris_IJF_IVANOV, Ivaylo (BUL) - Wang Ki Chun

New generation knocks on the door in Samsun

2 Apr 2016 14:35

Many athletes are going to fight their first World Tour final today, for some it's normal to act at such level. For many athletes who are used to the final stages didn't manage to qualify this time. The new generation in banging on the door in Samsun. For the first time in his career Damian Szwarnowiecki will be in a final of a World Tour event. The former double U23 European Champion defeated Hasan Vanlioglu of Turkey in the semi final U73kg and will now face North Korean Kim Chol-Gwang who last week impressed with excellent scores. Today he defeated Frenchman Guillaume Chain in the semi. Both never fought eachother. Read more

20151121_Qingdao_Soichi Hashimoto

Japanese champion Soichi Hashimoto wins Qingdao title

21 Nov 2015 12:55

Japanese Soichi Hashimoto is another alternative U73kg. Hashimoto won the final of the Qingdao Grand Prix in style. Although he was not too familiar yet, he is in a great shape given his Kodokan Cup victory recently and now the Japanese champion followed up with an international victory in Qingdao. Read more

Result City Date
3Napoli2019
3Baku2018
5Jakarta2018
3Hong Kong2016
2Samsun2016

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