Ami Kondo Judoka

Ami Kondo

Ami Kondo

  • Country:Japan
  • Born:9 May 1995 (24 years)
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Ami Kondo was World Champion seniors in 2014 in Chelyabinsk. Later she won the World Junior Championships U21 in 2014 in Miami. In 2015 she won bronze at the senior worlds in Astana and bronze in 2017. One of the youngest ever World Champions. She won the Grand Slam of Tokyo in 2015 and IJF Masters in 2016 and silver in 2018. Olympic bronze medallist in 2016 in Rio. She won gold at the Grand Slam in Ekaterinburg and Tokyo and in Paris in 2019.
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Ami Kondo confirms her world level at Tokyo Grand Slam

29 Nov 2013 14:10

The Grand Slam of Tokyo started well for Japan with a gold medal for lightweight prospect and former cadet world champion Ami Kondo. The youngster moved from being the future of Japanese judo to the present defeating world champion Munkhbat Urantsetseg of Mongolia to win the first gold medal of the day. Kondo burst into action in the final as her willingness to go out and force the action against Munkhbat made light of her youth and the quality of her opponent. Kondo started Japan’s dominance by catching the Mongolian with a foot sweep after two minutes for ippon. Read more