Orkhan Safarov Judoka

Orkhan Safarov

Orkhan Safarov

  • Country:Azerbaijan
  • Born:10 August 1991 (27 years)
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Orkhan Safarov became World Championships silver medallist in 2017 in Budapest. He won the only Azerbaijan (silver) medal at the European Games in Baku and European bronze in 2017. He won a World bronze medal in 2013. He won IJF Events in Baku, Tbilisi and Abu Dhabi and added the World Masters in 2016 in Guadalajara. Fifth at the Olympic Games in Rio. He won bronze at the Grand Slam in Paris in 2017. He won a bronze medal at the Grand Slam in Baku in 2017. He won gold in Oberwart in 2018.
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Judo World Championships Preview Day 1 U60kg and U48kg

19 Sep 2018 16:20

Only two times the World Championships had more fighters U60kg then this edition. In a field of 68, only the 2010 Tokyo and 2011 Paris edition had such an amount of class players. The quality is awesome but we’re also missing some guys here. Read more

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Preview: Asia vs Europe in men's U60kg class

19 Sep 2018 14:30

The men’s U60kg category is somewhat devaluated without a lot of tough guys. Like Smetov, Urozboev and some more talents. The 68 athletes will for sure make a party tough, but one side is more Asian oriented, the other more Eastern European. Read more

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Lukas Reiter is Austria's golden man U73kg in Oberwart

18 Feb 2018 10:35

Austria celebrated gold at the European Open for men in Oberwart on Saturday with Lukas Reiter who was the best judoka in the weight category with the most participants. Reiter was the best of 58 athletes U73kg and took the gold after he won his final with a ippon for Ko-Uchi maki-komi against Telman Valiyev of Azerbaijan. Read more

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Bundesliga final four with many stars and top preparation

4 Nov 2017 08:30

This weekend the Bundesliga final for men will take place in Leipzig. Among the participants many international stars fighting for the four clubs who qualified for the final stage. After some exciting preliminary rounds in the north and south of Germany and a quarter-final with mostly clear results, the best four teams are now looking forward to the final in Leipzig. Read more

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Naohisa Takato again opens the Olympic cycle with world gold

28 Aug 2017 17:35

Naohisa Takato hit the medal table with second gold medal for Japan. The lightweight regained the world title and was simply the best. Takato of Japan was again solid in his techniques and now won the gold after his bronze in Rio de Janeiro he opens the Olympic cycle with gold. Read more

Result City Date
1Baku21 Nov
5Tel Aviv26 Apr
1Oberwart17 Feb
3Wuppertal 2017
1Leipzig2017

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