Momo Tamaoki Judoka

Momo Tamaoki

Momo Tamaoki

  • Country:Japan
  • Born:16 September 1994 (25 years)
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Japanese talent Momo Tamaoki took the gold medal at the Grand Prix in Zagreb in 2017. She won the World Junior Championships U21 in 2014 in Miami. She won the Grand Prix in Budapest in 2016. She took bronze at the Grand Slam in Tokyo in 2016. She took gold at the Grand Prix in Hohhot in 2017. She won bronze at the Grand Slam in Tokyo in 2017 and silver in 2018 in Osaka. She took bronze at the Masters in 2018 and silver in 2019. Bronze in Paris and silver in Zagreb in 2019.
Kathrin Unterwurzacher AUT (7)

Unterwurzacher pleases Austrian fans with gold medal U63kg

18 Feb 2017 17:35

Austria is cherishing the gold medal performance of one of their own in Oberwart. At the European Open Kathrin Unterwurzacher pleased the home crowd by securing another gold medal, a repeat of her 2014 U63kg victory. In the final bout, the crowd began an early celebration of the first - and perhaps the weekend’s only - Austrian gold while Unterwurzacher controlled Filipino fighter Kiyomi Watanabe in a vice-like holddown. Read more


Asian power in Oberwarts European Open with Unterwurzacher as eyecatcher

17 Feb 2017 18:00

This weekend, high-quality judo will be in the Austrian city of Oberwart and the Italian capital, Rome. The European Open in both cities will offer some fine competition with, obviously, a large contingent of Italian men in Rome and some of the best female fighter from Austria. Read more

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Tsukasa Yoshida grabs gold after 11 minute thriller final

2 Dec 2016 13:20

Japanese Yoshida Tsukasa retained her Tokyo Grand Slam title with a win against former world champion Udaka Nae to capture her fifth Grand Slam gold medal after a lung-busting 11 minute final. Yoshida, who is still only 21, opposed 2014 world champion Udaka, who was followed a year later by 2012 Olympic champion Matsumoto Kaori (JPN). After six energy-sapping yet engrossing minutes of added time Udaka was penalised for passivity as the younger fighter struck home hold one more time. Read more

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Super talent Momo Tamaoki wins first World Tour gold

25 Jun 2016 21:35

Former world champion Udaka Nae from Japan was humbled by former Junior world champion and former Asian Championships winner Tamaoki Momo in the Budapest Grand Prix U57kg final on Saturday. The U57kg category is arguably Japan’s strongest and it was Tamaoki, 21, who won bronze in Budapest a year ago, who took the contest to her more accomplished opponent. Read more

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Lien (TPE) takes historical gold medal at GP Budapest

13 Jun 2015 18:25

It was the first time in the history that Chinese Taipeh won a Grand Prix gold medal. Asian Championships runner-up Lien Chen-Ling (TPE) stepped up the podium after her victory in Budapest. Lien had shown a great form this year at previous tournaments. She won the European Open in Prague, was second of Asia and showed that she could meet with the best at the GP Dusseldorf. Read more

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3Paris8 Feb

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