Ushangi Margiani Judoka

Ushangi Margiani

Ushangi Margiani

  • Country:Georgia
  • Born:28 January 1994 (24 years)
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Georgian judoka Ushangi Margiani won world bronze in 2017 in Budapest. He was European Open Team Champion with Georgia in 2014. He was in the final of the Grand Slam Baku in 2015 and 2014 and Grand Prix Samsun in 2015. Ushangi won 5 World Tour medals. He won European Junior silver in 2014. Margiani was Georgian champion in 2015 U81kg. He won a bronze medal at the Grand Slam in Baku in 2017. He won bronze at the Grand Slam in Tokyo in 2017.
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Kenta Nagasawa wins home Grand Slam for the first time

3 Dec 2017 10:30

Japanese Nagasawa Kenta won an all-Japanese final in Tokyo to win his second Grand Slam of the season. Ekaterinburg Grand Slam winner Nagasawa conquered Zagreb Grand Prix bronze medallist Kobayashi Yusuke (JPN) in the final with an uchi-mata after 30 seconds which had the crowd salivating. Read more

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Nemanja Majdov surprises the world with first Serbian world title

1 Sep 2017 21:15

Serbia started the day with their greatest opportunity to realise their dream of crowning a world judo champion but instead of world number one Aleksandar Kukolj it was a 21-year-old Worlds debutant who ruled the sport. World number 23 and double Junior European Champion Nemanja Majdov was the first shock finalist in the U90kg category and was then joined by world number 14 Mihael Zgank (SLO). Read more

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Tough choices in Georgian selection for Worlds in Budapest

26 Jul 2017 10:05

No Tchrikishvili, no Matiashvili, no Chkhvimiani, no Tatalashvili in the selection of the Georgian mens team for the World Championships. The Georgians did choose to send two heavyweights instead of two lightweights or U81kg choices. Between Okruashvili and Matiashvili the more experienced fighter was preferred, but both failed this weekend to give a good outlook for the World Championships. Guram Tushishvili was obviously unrivalled in the selection. Read more

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Georgian men retain European team title in thriller against Russia

23 Apr 2017 17:45

Georgia is once again crowned as European team champion. In a super thriller the Georgian showed their depth in the team but also struck at the right moment with the right line-up against the Russians that surprisingly kept in line with the scores and came back each time. Read more

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Stanislav Retinskii takes Grand Prix gold for Russia

2 Apr 2017 15:30

The final of the men’s U90kg category at the Grand Prix in Tbilisi was dominated by a young generation of Russian athletes as Stanislav Retinskii and Mikhail Igolnikov both qualified for the final. Retinskii defeated top seed Max Stewart (GBR) in the first semi-final and Igolnikov beat Ver Gabor (HUN) with a superb ippon. Read more

Result City Date
3Tokyo2017
3Wuppertal 2017
3Budapest2017
7Minsk2017
5Ekaterinburg2017

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