Yang Liu Judoka

Yang Liu

Yang Liu

  • Country:China
  • Born:5 February 1988 (32 years)
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Yang Liu of China won bronze at the Asian Championships in 2015. Yang Liu won bronze at World Cup level in Ulaanbaatar, Qingdao and Abu Dhabi. In Qingdao she medalled four times at the Grand Prix 2011-2015.

Arleta Podolak keeps outlook for Rio after golden trick

13 May 2016 15:20

The gold medal for women U57kg at the Grand Prix was for Arleta Podolak who definitely needed those 300 points to launch her in the top 20. Her sharp Juji gatame in the final against Spanish Jaione Equisoain did it for the former World Junior Champion after Equisoain missed her uchimata and was outbalanced. Read more

Nijat Shikhalizada AZE

Azerbaijan and Japan take double gold in Qingdao

20 Nov 2015 15:45

Japan and Azerbaijan have had an outstanding start of the 2015 Grand Prix in Qingdao. Both nations took two victories, Azerbaijan in the men’s division and Japan won two gold medals in the women. Mongolia’s Number one Sumiya Dorjsuren took the gold for women U57kg. Read more

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World number one Sumiya Dorjsuren defeats title defender Roper

20 Nov 2015 15:20

It was Miryam Roper who wanted to defend her title of Qingdao in style and she was close to retain the title. World number one Sumiya Dorjsuren came back strong this time and despite Roper’s four victories, now it was the World ranking leader who snatched the gold and regained her title of 2012. Read more

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Kim Jan-Di continues winning streak in Tashkent

1 Oct 2015 16:55

Kim Jan-Di is in good shape. Recently she won the Asian Open in Taipei, this time at the Grand Prix in Tashkent she captured the victory at a World level tournament. Kim was the best among 25 women and defeated the elite judoka around. Read more

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Miryam Roper shows her best in Abu Dhabi

22 Nov 2013 19:05

The final of the day opposed two of the strongest fighters of the moment: the German Miryam Roper, winner of several major events this year, and the Olympic silver medallist, Corina Caprioriu (ROU). With an opportunist ko-soto-gari, Roper was the first to score a waza-ari, followed less than one minute later by another ko-soto-gari for ippon. Read more

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