Azamat Mukanov Judoka

Azamat Mukanov

Azamat Mukanov

  • Country:Kazakhstan
  • Born:30 January 1987 (33 years)
  • Popularity
Azamat Mukanov of Kazakhstan won silver at the World Championships in Rio in 2013 U66kg. He won bronze at the Asian Games in 2014. National champion and competed at the ECCO hero challenge for Asian in 2014. He won Grand Slam Baku Silver in 2016. He took silver at the Grand Prix in Tashkent in 2016 and silver at the Grand Slam in Abu Dhabi in 2016. He took a bronze medal at the 2012 Sambo World Championships in Minsk.

Russian Yakub Shamilov impresses with Grand Slam gold

28 Oct 2016 18:10

Russian Yakub Shamilov won his first Grand Slam gold medal as he triumphed in a category which featured former Olympic and world medallists. The Russian’s adversary in the final was one such judoka as former world silver medallist Azamat Mukanov of Kazakhstan opposed him. Read more

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Olympic medallist Otgontsetseg Galbadrakh delivers with gold in Abu Dhabi

28 Oct 2016 16:45

Olympic bronze medallist Otgontsetseg Galbadrakh performed well again and won her second gold medal at Grand Slam level, it makes her the best Kazakh judoka ever at this Grand Slam level. Read more

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Takaichi Kengo untouchable for competitors in Tashkent

6 Oct 2016 21:30

Takaichi Kengo of Japan won U66kg gold for Japan at the Grand Prix of Tashkent with a determined display on day one. Takaichi, 23, who was behind Ebinuma Masashi in the domestic pecking order in the race for Rio, looks poised to be in a battle with boy wonder Abe Hifumi on the road to Tokyo 2020. Read more

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Russian Mikhail Pulyaev convinces at Grand Slam Baku

6 May 2016 19:25

Double world silver medallist Mikhail Pulyaev of Russia left little doubt of who is Russia’s premier judoka in the U66kg category with a golden showcase at the final Grand Slam in the Rio 2016 Olympic qualification phase. Asian Games bronze medallist Azamat Mukanov (KAZ) opposed Pulyaev (RUS) in the final with the Russian eager to show his best judo having not been picked for the European Championships in Kazan last month. Read more

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Five winning nations at opening day Grand Slam Baku

6 May 2016 16:30

Spanish Julia Figueroa became the winner of the Grand Slam U48kg, she didn’t have to fight Eva Csernoviczki who had an knee injury and couldn’t compete. Both were actually equal in head2heads and Figueroa beat her last year in Tbilisi. Figueroa gets the points and won her second Grand Slam. Last year she won the Grand Slam in Tyumen. Figueroa is the only one of Spain who ever won a Grand Slam, now even two. Four Spanish finals at a Grand Slam were lost. Read more

Result City Date
7Hong Kong2017
2Abu Dhabi2016

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