Elmar Gasimov Judoka

Elmar Gasimov

Elmar Gasimov

  • Country:Azerbaijan
  • Born:2 November 1990 (28 years)
  • Popularity
Judoka Elmar Gasimov won silver at the Rio Olympic Games in 2016. He won world bronze in 2017 in Budapest. Gasimov was #1 at the IJF World Ranking with victories in Tyumen (2014) and Tbilisi and Samsun in 2015. He won 20 World level medals. Elmar won the World Masters in 2016 in Guadalajara. Gasimov won two European medals. He won silver at the Grand Slam in Baku in 2017. In 2018 he won the European Open in Minsk and Grand Prix in Tashkent. He clinched bronze at the Grand Prix in Antalya in 2019
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Frenchman Alexandre Iddir earns third Grand Prix title

7 Apr 2019 17:10

Tel Aviv Grand Prix winner Alexandre Iddir of France this defeated Tbilisi Grand Prix silver medallist Rafael Buzacarini (BRA) to win his country’s first gold medal at the Grand Prix in Antalya. World number 22 Iddir pulled away from his Brazilian adversary in golden score as Buzacarini had to attack with two shidos to his name and he got caught with a ko-uchi-gari for ippon. Read more

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Elmar Gasimov grabs the gold medal in Tashkent

11 Nov 2018 17:25

Being the current Olympic Silver medallist and top seeded competitor, it was not a surprise to find Elmar Gasimov (AZE) in the final of the Grand Prix in Tashkent U100kg. But as we announced in the preview of the category, this could be the day of Alexandre Iddir, as the Frenchman went through the preliminary rounds with a very solid and spectacular judo. Read more

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Peter Paltchik wins for Israel at Abu Dhabi 2018

29 Oct 2018 18:15

European Championships bronze medallist Peter Paltchik (ISR) won his country’s second gold medal in the United Arab Emirates. Paltchik took bronze a year ago under the banner of the IJF but topped the podium today and thanks to the groundbreaking work of the International Judo Federation and the U.A.E Judo & Wrestling Federation, did so with the Israel flag on his judogi and his anthem as he won his first Grand Slam title. Read more

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Satisfying test event for European Games in Minsk

19 Aug 2018 17:40

The judoka from Belarus achieved to match the three gold medals of last year, a very motivating performance at the European Open in Minsk 2018, a test event for the 2019 European Games in Minsk. The home team added two gold medals on Sunday. Read more

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Judo brand Fighting Films celebrates 30 Years

24 Jan 2018 10:25

2018 marks the 30th Anniversary of Fighting Films and it’s a proud milestone. Fighting Films is a renowned name throughout the world of Judo, it may surprise you to know that this leading producer and supplier of Judo videos are in fact a small family run company. Based in Bristol, UK, they were founded by Simon Hicks, a black belt and second-generation judoka and a legend in his work. Read more

Result City Date
3Antalya5 Apr
1Tashkent2018
2Abu Dhabi2018
1Minsk2018
7Düsseldorf2018

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