Khikmatillokh Turaev Judoka

Khikmatillokh Turaev

Khikmatillokh Turaev

  • Country:Uzbekistan
  • Born:25 May 1995 (25 years)
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Uzbek judoka Khikmatillokh Turaev claimed the gold medal at the Grand Prix in Tashkent in 2019 and bronze in 2017. In 2018 he won the European Open in Minsk. Turaev won the Grand Prix in Tashkent in 2018. He clinched a bronze medal at the Grand Prix in Marrakech in 2019. He took a bronze medal at the Asian Pacific Championships in Fujairah in 2019. He took the gold at the World Military Games in Wuhan in 2019.He captured the bronze medal at the Grand Prix in Budapest in 2019.

Super talent Bilal Ciloglu claims first Grand Slam for Turkey

25 Oct 2019 18:25

Bilal Ciloglu produced the best display of his young career as he defeated world number eight Arthur Margelidon (CAN) to claim the U73kg title in Abu Dhabi and became the first Turkish man to win Grand Slam gold. The world number 17 from Turkey, who was in his first Grand Slam final, came up with the only score in the first men’s final of the day as he caught Margelidon with a ko-uchi-gake for a waza-ari score with 20 seconds left on the clock. Read more


Khikmatillokh Turaev defends Tashkent gold with success

21 Sep 2019 16:05

Once Khikmatillokh Turaev proved to be the strongest in his category U73kg with a victory at the home Grand Prix in Tashkent where he prolonged his title and defeated Behruzi Khojazoda (TJK) in the final. Despite the support of the entire public, the Uzbek seemed very quickly helpless against the ardor of the Tajik who thanks to a superb ippon-ko-uchi-gari, scoring waza-ari, took the lead of the final. Read more


Akil Gjakova delivers gold for Kosovo in Budapest

13 Jul 2019 18:40

Akil Gjakova captured Kosovo’s third gold medal in Budapest at the Grand Prix but the first of the golden variety after a faultless display on day two. 2018 Paris winner Gjakova threw 20-year-old Orenburg European Cup winner Georgii Elbakiev (RUS) with a sumptuous sasae-tsurikomi-ashi for his second score to seal gold while Elbakiev will not be too disappointed having announced his arrival on the international stage with his first IJF World Judo Tour medal. Read more


Russia’s Denis Iartcev grabs valuable gold

9 Mar 2019 19:35

Russia judoka Denis Iartcev topped a Grand Prix medal podium for the second time in his career by defeating London 2012 Olympic champion and Rio 2016 Olympic bronze medallist Lasha Shavdatuashvili (GEO) in the -73kg final. Four-time Grand Prix winner Shavdatuashvili struggled to deal with the tricky Russian who threw his Georgian rival with a beautiful sasae-tsurikomi-ashi for a waza-ari score. Read more


Khikmatillokh Turaev defeats Igor Wandtke in thrilling golden score

10 Nov 2018 16:25

After having eliminated top seed athlete Tommy Macias (SWE) in the third round of the Grand Slam in Tashkent, Khikmatillokh Turaev (UZB), strongly supported by the audience, entered the final against Igor Wandtke (GER). The public was already chanting, way before the two athletes entered the arena as Turaev could be the first gold medal for the host country. Read more

Result City Date
7Budapest24 Oct
3Paris8 Feb
3Abu Dhabi2019

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