Saeid Mollaei Judoka

Saeid Mollaei

Saeid Mollaei

  • Country:Iran
  • Born:5 January 1992 (27 years)
  • Popularity
Saeid Mollaei of Iran became World Champion in 2018 in Baku and won world bronze in 2017 in Budapest. He won bronze medals at the Grand Prix in Samsun and Ulaanbaatar in 2015 and Euro Open in Minsk and Oberwart (2016). He fought at the World Championships in 2013 and 2015. He won silver at the Grand Slam in Baku in 2017. He captured bronze at the Grand Prix The Hague in 2017. In 2018 he won the Grand Slam in Düsseldorf. He took bronze at the Grand Slam in Ekaterinburg in 2018.
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Top earners in the IJF World Judo Tour 2018

24 Dec 2018 10:45

Being a judoka is not the financially most solid occupation. Not a surprise to many despite the increasing prize money awarded by the IJF in the IJF World Tour. The absolute top players cannot even get a year salary. However the prize money is for sure an appreciation of the hard work and investments. Read more

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Major changes in the World Ranking

17 Dec 2018 10:55

The final U60kg at the Masters in Guangzhou was an interesting one. The numbers one and two of the World Ranking list fought each-other. Robert Mshvidobadze won the Masters and defeated his Georgian rival Amiran Papinashvili. Read more

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Iranian World Champion Mollaei in tough pool in Guangzhou

14 Dec 2018 10:20

At the IJF World Masters in Guangzhou, world number one Mollaei has made the 2018 season his own with a sensational year that has made him a household name in the sport and a hero in Iran. Read more

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Big clashes in the Hague with 242 men lined-up

15 Nov 2018 15:55

A total of 242 men will be fighting for 7 gold medals at the Grand Prix of The Hague. With World Champions Saeid Mollaei (IRI) and Nikoloz Sherazadishvili (ESP) in the field and some of last year’s winners, the Grand Prix of Holland moves one and almost doubled the participants. Read more

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World Champion Saeid Mollaei will fight at World Judo Day

27 Oct 2018 17:00

At the Abu Dhabi Grand Slam World champion Saeid Mollaei will wear his red backpatch for first time and will start his competition in the second round against Jack Hatton (USA) on Sunday. In a field of 36 athletes fighting U81kg Mollaei is also in the pool with Tamazi Kirakozashvili (GEO) but should normally survive his pool. Read more

Result City Date
1Budapest2018
5Abu Dhabi2018
1Baku2018
2Jakarta2018
3Ekaterinburg2018

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