Philip Awiti-Alcaraz Judoka

Philip Awiti-Alcaraz

Philip Awiti-Alcaraz

  • Country:Great Britain
  • Born:13 August 1993 (27 years)
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Philip Awiti-Alcaraz collected various British titles for juniors and senior title in 2013. He won the European Cup in Sarajevo twice (2013-2014) and took silver at the British Open 2015. He won European Open medals in 2015 in Warsaw and Glasgow. He won bronze at the Grand Prix in Budapest and bronze at the Grand Slam in Abu Dhabi in 2016. He took a bronze medal at the Grand Prix in Cancun in 2017.

Pole position for Israel’s persevering Peter Paltchik

19 Jun 2017 04:25

Israelian Peter Paltchik won U100kg gold for Israel as a new Grand Prix winner was crowned in Cancun. World number 27 and Bucharest European Open bronze medallist Paltchik, evaded a trademark uchi-mata from world number 28 Fletcher before throwing with a drop seoi-nage with 14 seconds left on the clock. Read more


Record low participation at Grand Prix Qingdao hosting 155 athletes

17 Nov 2016 11:45

Since the Olympic Games in Rio Qingdao is the fourth city to host an IJF World Tour event. The Qingdao Grand Prix 2016 draw took place on the eve of the competition at the Diamond Hall within the Qingdao Guoxin Stadium. This event will host 15 nations and 155 judoka (87 men, 68 women) over the next three days. The previous low record was in 2009 at the first edition with 158 athletes. Last year 379 judoka participated. Read more


Clash between former World Champions Elkhan Mammadov and Luciano Correa

30 Oct 2016 22:35

Former World Champion Elkhan Mammadov of Azerbaijan is still able to shine. At the Grand Slam in Abu Dhabi he won the gold against another former World Champion, Brazilian Luciano Correa. Read more

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Better late than silver for golden Dutchman Michael Korrel

26 Jun 2016 22:45

Dutchman Michael Korrel defeated Asian Championships silver medallist Soyib Kurbonov of Uzbekistan to win his first Grand Prix gold medal and his country’s first title in Hungary. Korrel, European Championships bronze medallist, and Kurbonov were surprise finalists as German top seed Karl-Richard Frey could only manage a fifth-place finish. Read more


2014 Winner Patrick Dawson back in Sofia

29 Jan 2016 10:10

Eleven British judoka are in action this weekend in Sofia, Bulgaria at the first European Open of the year. The 11 includes a mix of players looking to gain valuable Rio Olympic qualifications points and others aiming to gain valuable experience with Tokyo 2020 a long-term focus. Read more

Result City Date
3Abu Dhabi2016

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