Gefen Primo Judoka

Gefen Primo

Gefen Primo

  • Country:Israel
  • Born:26 March 2000 (20 years)
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Judoka Gefen Primo of Israel won European Championships bronze in 2018 in Tel Aviv. She took a silver medal at the Cadet Europeans in 2017 in Kaunas. She took bronze at the Grand Slam in Baku in 2019. She took bronze at the Junior European Championships in 2017 in Maribor. She took bronze at the Euro Open in Lisbon in 2018. She was 7th at the 2018 World Championships in Baku. She took a silver medal at the Junior Worlds in the Bahamas. In 2019 she won the GP in Montreal and bronze in Tashkent.
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Judo in the time of Covid-19: Gefen Primo

13 Apr 2020 15:15

Gefen Primo is a rising star from Israel. Last year, she won her first Grand Prix gold medal and had been selected to compete in the Tokyo Olympics, before it was postponed. Currently under lock-down, she is using the time at home to do training with her younger sister who is also a judoka. Oon Yeoh of Judocrazy asked her about her own well-being. Read more

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Jeong Bo-kyeong shows her value for Korea

20 Sep 2019 16:50

At the Grand Prix in Tashkent Jeong Bo-Kyeong of Korea was opposed to Bishrelt Khorloodoi (MGL) for the category win U52kg. The silver medalist of the Olympic Games in Rio in U48kg, now competing in U52kg. It was on a perfect kata-guruma that the Korean won her second Grand Prix title in Tashkent. Read more

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Gefen Primo captures gold for Israel

6 Jul 2019 09:30

With three bronze medals won this season at the Grand Prix of Hohhot and Marrakech and at the Baku Grand Slam, Gefen Primo (ISR) was the favorite of the day in women's U52kg. She entered the final after her victories against Jeong Bo-Kyeong (KOR) in the semifinal but more significantly against London Olympic Champion, Sarah Menezes (BRA), in her preliminary round. in the final she was opposed to the 2019 Pan-american silver medallist angelica Delgado (USA). Read more

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Teenage world champion Abe Uta makes golden start to her season

24 May 2019 15:15

World champion and 2018 Hohhot Grand Prix winner Abe Uta (JPN) defeated world number eight Evelyne Tschopp (SUI) with a textbook uchi-mata to win her third Grand Prix title. The 18-year-old, who was making her first start of the season, scored ippon with her favoured technique after 90 seconds to extend her winning streak to 37 contests on the IJF World Judo Tour. Read more

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World number one Amandine Buchard takes precious gold in Baku

10 May 2019 20:05

French world number one Amandine Buchard (FRA) won U52kg gold in Azerbaijan as former world champion Shishime Ai (JPN) picked up a knee injury during their final and could no longer continue. Five-time Grand Prix winner Buchard claimed her first Grand Slam title at the expense of the unfortunate Japanese who took silver at the Worlds last year. Read more

Result City Date
7Tel Aviv23 Jan
7Brasilia2019
3Tashkent2019
1Montreal2019
3Hohhot2019

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