Michael Korrel Judoka

Michael Korrel

Michael Korrel

  • Country:Netherlands
  • Born:27 February 1994 (25 years)
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Dutch judoka Michael Korrel captured bronze at the 2019 World Championships in Tokyo. He took gold at the Grand Slam in Baku in 2017. He won the Grand Prix in Budapest in 2016. Korrel won the Grand Slam of Paris in 2018 and Grand Slam Baku in 2017 and 2019. He took European bronze in 2016. Korrel won 13 medals in the IJF Tour. Korrel took 3 silver medals at European Junior Championships and U23. He is quadruple Dutch champion. He took a silver medal at the IJF Masters in St. Petersburg in 2017.
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World leading Dutchman Michael Korrel must surpass best year

4 Jan 2018 15:25

World number one Michael Korrel has had an amazing 2017. With a victory at the Grand Slam in Baku the Dutchman cemented his leading position. Two finals in December in Tokyo and the World Masters gave him enough points to secure the jackpot. Six medals this year in qualification events is even better than last year’s rise. However he will have to work hard and surpass last year's results to maintain his position. Read more

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Which World Ranking Leaders take 50,000 dollars?

18 Dec 2017 17:05

The leaders of the IJF World Ranking per 17 December after the World Masters in St. Petersburg will receive an extra bonus of 50,000 dollar for each category. For many this will be an extra year salary besides the usual price money in the IJF World Tour. Never the IJF rewarded an amount of 700,000 as bonus at the end of the year. Read more

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Varlam Liparteliani wins new honour with masters title

18 Dec 2017 09:10

World silver medallist Varlam Liparteliani of Georgia won a new honour as the captain of the Georgian team helped to inspire his country to a stunning last day performance at the IJF World Masters in St. Petersburg. Another great performance for Georgia that won three gold medals this weekend. Read more

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1800 points and dollars for grab for the Masters winner in St. Petersburg

12 Dec 2017 09:05

One IJF World Tour event to go this year, the IJF Masters in St. Petersburg and still anything can happen to be ranked first in the World Ranking, good for 50,000 bonus dollars for the leader of 2017. Some of the top athletes will go to Russia to defend their world ranking position and to gain a good starting position for 2018 when the Olympic Qualification will start. 1800 points are for grab in St. Petersburg for the winner. Enough to shake up the current world ranking. Read more

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Cho Guham wins in Tokyo for the second time in first outing of 2017

3 Dec 2017 11:05

Two-time Grand Prix winner Cho Guham of Korea marked his return to competition by winning the Tokyo Grand Slam for the second time as he found a solution to the Japanese conundrum. Cho, 25, had not fought since the Rio 2016 Olympics but is always committed to the cause for his country and could never let something like a lack of match readiness hold him back from taking honours back to South Korea. Read more

Result City Date
3Paris9 Feb
1Budapest2019
1Qingdao2019
2Esslingen2019
3Tokyo2019

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