Astride Gneto Judoka

Astride Gneto

Astride Gneto

  • Country:France
  • Born:24 April 1996 (23 years)
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French Astride Gneto won the Grand Slam of Abu Dhabi in 2016. Gneto won the European Junior title in 2015 in Oberwart as well as the European team title with France, she won bronze in 2016. She won bronze medals at national championships. Sister of Priscilla Gneto. Gneto took a bronze medal at the Grand Prix in The Hague in 2018. She took bronze at the Grand Slam in Paris in 2019. She took bronze at the Grand Prix in Tbilisi in 2019. She took gold at the European Open in Luxembourg in 2019. She
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France dominates first European Open in Luxembourg

30 Sep 2019 15:25

The French team was just amazing at the European Open in Luzembourg. At the first edition of a Euro Open in the small country close to France, the French athletes took 10 out of the 14 gold medals. Germany, Hungary, Azerbaijan and neighbor Belgium captured gold as well. Besides that the French captured 29 medals. Only five countries with a gold medal doesn’t happen so often, the last time was at the Grand Slam in Osaka in 2018 where Japan dominated. In Luxembourg it was clearly France. Read more

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Majlinda Kelmendi makes the competition U52kg hungry

19 Jun 2019 13:05

It’s a long time ago since France won European gold U52kg but World Ranking leader Amandine Buchard is absolutely among the top favourites to pick up that opportunity for the first since 2011. Since that time we must admit that this weight class exploded in strength. It used to be a bit of a boring class but that changed since Majlinda Kelmendi won the World title in 2013 for the first time. Read more

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Odette Giuffrida regains the Tbilisi title

29 Mar 2019 16:10

Olympic silver medallist Odette Giuffrida of Italy defeated Israelian Gili Cohen to win U52kg gold. Both judoka had struck Grand Prix gold on one occasion previously and for both their victories were in Tbilisi. Giuffrida added to her 2016 Tbilisi win by catching 2014 winner and Ekaterinburg Grand Slam winner Cohen with ashi-waza as a de-ashi-barai earned a second and match-winning waza-ari. Read more

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Ai Shishime wins third Grand Slam title

9 Feb 2019 18:45

Former world champion Shishime Ai of Japan defeated World Judo Masters gold medallist Tsunoda Natsumi to win her third Grand Slam title. In Paris Shishime recorded a crucial win over her teammate to push herself in front of Tsunoda in the domestic pecking order as both aim to topple world champion Abe Uta (JPN) in the race for Tokyo 2020. Read more

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Charline Van Snick wins eighth Grand Prix gold

16 Nov 2018 22:50

Belgian Charline Van Snick won her eighth Grand Prix gold medal with a clinical performance against former Zagreb Grand Prix winner Eleudis Valentim (BRA). The Belgian pounced on an opportunity to employ her well-drilled shime-waza and defeated Valentim by submission from a koshi-jime strangle. Read more

Result City Date
1Amiens3 Nov
3Tallinn12 Oct
7Brasilia6 Oct
1Luxembourg28 Sep
3Tbilisi29 Mar

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