Sagi Muki Judoka

Sagi Muki

Sagi Muki

  • Country:Israel
  • Born:17 May 1992 (25 years)
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Sagi Muki won the second male European title for his nation ever after the 4 of Ariel Zeevi. The light middleweight U73kg won various international tournaments. He captured gold at the Grand Prix in Tashkent in 2017 U81kg. He is one of the best fighters for Israel. He was 7th as best European at the 2015 World Championships. Paris Grand Slam bronze in 2016. Fifth at the Olympic Games in Rio.

Grand Slam Abu Dhabi includes Israeli team but under IJF flag

25 Oct 2017 13:15

The IJF World Judo Tour has arrived in the Middle East for the fourth Grand Slam of the season as Olympic and world champions enter the fray at the IPIC Arena from Thursday 26 to Saturday 28 October. The new about the Israeli team dominated the start of the Grand Slam. The Israeli team can only fight under the IJF flag in the UAE. The team of twelve athletes arrived in Abu Dhabi one hour later than planned as the visas were not available and the flight was gone by then. Read more


Sagi Muki makes mark in new category to send Israel top of the table

7 Oct 2017 19:35

Israelian Sagi Muki won gold for the first time in his new weight category with a competent display in the U81kg category despite not reaching his usual levels of spectacular ippon judo. Muki, who was fifth at the Rio 2016 Olympics in the U73kg category, faced former Asian Championships winner Nyamsuren Dagvasuren (MGL) in the final in a first meeting between the pair. Read more


Israel strong at first day in Tashkent - Preview day 2

6 Oct 2017 16:55

Five winning nations at the first day of the Grand Prix in Tashkent. Israel was the most successful, they have a strong women team and already won three medals. On Saturday Sagi Muki will be fighting U81kg for Israel and Belgrade winner Rotem Shor U63kg, but even more chances for other nations this time. Read the preview by category. Read more

Shohei Ono

Shohei Ono earns respect with Olympic gold in style

9 Aug 2016 00:35

Reigning world champion Shohei Ono has claimed Japan’s first judo gold of Rio 2016 on Monday, ending a run of five bronze medals in the sport over the first three days of the Games. Ono beat Azerbaijan’s Rustam Orujov by ippon in the men’s U73kg division to claim gold on his Olympic debut, adding it to his two world championships titles. Read more

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Sensational Van Tichelt in the semi final vs Ono

8 Aug 2016 18:15

It was an exciting day of judo at the Carioca 2 Arena in Rio. With the men U73kg and women U57kg on show, there were absolute top matches in the quarter finals and the semis. The quarter finals were decisive again with a surprising line up in pool A. Lightweight Dirk van Tichelt had beaten 2015 World bronze medallist An Chang-Rim of Korea. The Belgian judoka created a nice path to the semi final once he had outsmarted Denis Iartcev with fine judo and Van Tichelt seems to be in the form of his life. Read more

Result City Date
5Rio de Janeiro2016

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