Odette Giuffrida Judoka

Odette Giuffrida

Odette Giuffrida

  • Country:Italy
  • Born:12 October 1994 (25 years)
  • Popularity
Odette Giuffrida won silver at the Olympic Games in Rio in 2016 U52kg She was fifth at the 2015 World Championships in Astana. She won gold at the Grand Prix in Tbilisi in 2016. The Italian judoka U52kg won various European youth titles and in 2013 European Senior bronze. World Cadet silver in 2009 and World Junior bronze in 2013. Giuffrida took bronze at Grand Slam in Paris and Düsseldorf in 2019. She took gold at the Grand Prix and Grand Slam in Brasilia.
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Odette Giuffrida strikes gold on return

7 Oct 2019 03:10

Italian Olympic silver medallist Odette Giuffrida marked her return to Brazil by claiming top spot on the podium at the first Brasilia Grand Slam. The Italian submitted Baku Grand Slam bronze medallist Larissa Pimenta (BRA) with shime-waza at the halfway point of the final to register her country’s first medal in Brasilia. Read more

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Tokyo Preview women U52kg: Super clash between Abe and Kelmendi

26 Aug 2019 00:05

The biggest clash at the World Championships we look out for U52kg is between current World Champion from Japan Uta Abe and double World Champion Majlinda Kelmendi of Kosovo. Both can meet in the final in Tokyo. Also 2017 World Champion Ai Shishime is in the field at seed No. 3. Read more

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Majlinda Kelmendi makes the competition U52kg hungry

19 Jun 2019 13:05

It’s a long time ago since France won European gold U52kg but World Ranking leader Amandine Buchard is absolutely among the top favourites to pick up that opportunity for the first since 2011. Since that time we must admit that this weight class exploded in strength. It used to be a bit of a boring class but that changed since Majlinda Kelmendi won the World title in 2013 for the first time. Read more

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Odette Giuffrida regains the Tbilisi title

29 Mar 2019 16:10

Olympic silver medallist Odette Giuffrida of Italy defeated Israelian Gili Cohen to win U52kg gold. Both judoka had struck Grand Prix gold on one occasion previously and for both their victories were in Tbilisi. Giuffrida added to her 2016 Tbilisi win by catching 2014 winner and Ekaterinburg Grand Slam winner Cohen with ashi-waza as a de-ashi-barai earned a second and match-winning waza-ari. Read more

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Nora Gjakova in the final against Rafaela Silva

29 Mar 2019 13:20

A great contest between Nora Gjakova and Olympic Champion Rafaela Silva in Tbilisi’s U57kg final. After the first shift and qualification for the final both won all their matches. Kosovo star Gjakova defeated Dutch woman Sanne Verhagen in the semi final whilst the Brazilian defeated Helene Receveaux for a place in the final in the Georgian capital. Read more

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Result City Date
1Brasilia6 Oct
5Minsk22 Jun
1Tbilisi29 Mar
3Düsseldorf22 Feb
3Paris9 Feb

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