Maria Centracchio Judoka

Maria Centracchio

Maria Centracchio

  • Country:Italy
  • Born:28 September 1994 (25 years)
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Italian judoka Maria Centracchio opened 2019 with a victory at the Grand Prix in Tel Aviv.. She won European Junior silver in 2014 and European U23 bronze in the same year U57kg. In 2015 she won the African Open in Casablanca as first World Cup and bronze in Sofia in 2016. She took bronze at the Euro Open in Glasgow in 2018. As Junior she won many European Cup medals. Italian champion in all age categories. She took silver at the Grand Prix in Tashkent in 2018. Bronze at the 2019 European Games.
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Judo in the time of Covid-19: Maria Centracchio

27 Apr 2020 11:05

The Centracchio’s are everywhere in Italy, but now they are limited to their home. Must be tough to be in quarantaine for the Judo family. Maria Centracchio won the Grand Prix in Tel Aviv last year and set out her road to Tokyo. She took bronze at the European Games. Little brother Luigi won the gold medal at the EYOF, also in Baku last year and 40 year old Emidio Centracchio now runs a judo data website. Father Centracchio is all over the place where his children are. JudoThis family is JudoCrazy! Oon Yeoh reports from his own quarantaine place. Read more

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This European Games medal was lacking for Agbegnenou

23 Jun 2019 20:15

World Champion Clarisse Agbegnenou added another title to her impressive list of honour. The Paris winner and quadruple European champion won all her four fights by ippon. Her victory wasn’t a surprise for anyone, the rest of the podium was more the question. Read more

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French Flagbearer Agbegnenou ready for opposition U63kg

20 Jun 2019 16:55

One thing is for sure the women’s U63kg weight class at the European Games will have the best field possible. A world level field with World Champion Clarisse Agbegnenou and Olympic Champion Tina Trstenjak lined up as always with their unstoppable hunger to fight each-other. At the Paris Grand Slam it led to a giant clash decided by the French world champion far in the extra time. Read more

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Sagi Muki delivers for Israel at maiden Grand Prix

25 Jan 2019 17:45

The full crowd cheered when Sagi Muki took the third gold medal for Israel at this first Grand Prix in Tel Aviv and first ever World Tour event in Israel. The crowd cheered all day but the Shlomo Group Arena exploded when Muki threw Ivaylo Ivanov in the final U81kg in the last contest of the day. Read more

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Dream start to 2019 for rising Maria Centracchio

25 Jan 2019 17:30

Italian Maria Centracchio won her first IJF World Judo Tour gold medal at the expense of Inbal Shemesh of Israel in the first final of the Grand Prix in Tel Aviv U63kg. World number 59 Centracchio opened her IJF World Judo Tour medal account (silver) in Uzbekistan in November and imposed herself in Tel Aviv for another first in her career which looks set to take off in 2019. Read more

Result City Date
7Qingdao2019
7Abu Dhabi2019
3Minsk2019
1Tel Aviv2019
3Bucharest2018

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