Nekoda Smythe-Davis Judoka

Nekoda Smythe-Davis

Nekoda Smythe-Davis

  • Country:Great Britain
  • Born:22 April 1993 (25 years)
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British judoka Nekoda Smythe Davis claimed bronze at the 2017 World Championships in Budapest. She took a silver medal at the Grand Prix in Zagreb in 2017. She won European Junior bronze in 2013 and many int events, but continued well in the seniors U57kg with medals at Grand Prix level. She won the Grand Prix in Zagreb in 2015 as first big victory. Medals at Grand Prix Jeju 2015, Düsseldorf and Baku 2016. In 2018 she won the Grand Slam in Düsseldorf.
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Nekoda Smythe-Davis continues to prosper in 2018

23 Feb 2018 21:45

Paris Grand Slam bronze medallist Nekoda Smythe-Davis (GBR) started as the number one seed in Germany in a category which housed two Japanese judoka and a host of world medallists. Londoner Smythe-Davis, 24, who hails from Ealing Judo Club, took her career to a new level last year with bronze at the World Championships and has made a blistering start to the new season. Read more

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First gold World Tour gold for Nekoda Smythe Davis

23 Feb 2018 19:40

At the Grand Slam of Düsseldorf Nekoda Smythe-Davis won the gold medal at the Grand Slam in Düsseldorf after her final U57kg. In a new venue Nekoda Davis again succeeded to take a medal, but this time it was gold and that was a premier performance at this Grand Slam level. Never she won gold in the IJF World Tour. Read more

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Christa Deguchi wins Canada’s first Paris Grand Slam gold

10 Feb 2018 20:00

Canadian Christa Deguchi came back to haunt her former charges as the former Junior World Championships silver medallist for Japan won in the colours of Canada today against world silver medallist and top seed Yoshida Tsukasa of Japan. Read more

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World champion Dorjsuren beats Olympic champion in Rio 2016 final rematch

26 Oct 2017 19:05

Mongolian World champion Dorjsuren Sumiya delivered Grand Slam Gold in Abu Dhabi after she defeated Rio 2016 Olympic champion Rafaela Silva of Brazil in a rematch and reverse of the Olympic final to underline her superiority and control of the category. For Dorjsuren a confirmation she should have won the Olympic final. Although Silva started attacking from the first second of the contest. Read more

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Momo Tamaoki takes third gold for Japan in Zagreb

29 Sep 2017 19:15

With her bronze medal obtained at the last World Championships in Budapest, Nekoda Smythe-Davis (GBR) was expected to enter the final even if she was not the top seeded athlete in Zagreb, and that is what she did. Very strong and focused throughout the preliminary rounds, she qualified against the third Japanese to enter the final, Tamaoki Momo. Read more

Result City Date
1Düsseldorf23 Feb
3Paris10 Feb
5St. Petersburg2017
3Abu Dhabi2017
2Zagreb2017

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