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Preview U78kg the experience is key to stand the new generation

24 Sep 2018 22:15

An interesting category U78kg at the 2018 World Championships in Baku. Since Kayla Harrison won Olympic gold this division gained in interest and strength. Even since Kayla has left, this division kept growing with a new generation women, tall, slim and more technical. Still we think that the physical and experienced judoka will prevail on Tuesday. Read more

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Nikoloz Sherazadishvili writes new history for Spanish judo

24 Sep 2018 16:10

Spain cheers for Nikoloz Sherazadishvili as first Spanish man to take the world title since the first World Championships in 1951. Sherazadishvili was the most consistent during day 5 in Baku and he finished his match with a great uchimata after again a long contest, two minutes in extra time. Born in Tbilisi Georgia, and moved to Spain seven years ago. Read more

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Chizuru Arai retains the world title U70kg

24 Sep 2018 15:30

Chizuru Arai retained the world title. The Japanese proved she is a classy judoka defeating all her opponents and all expectations. Against Marie-Eve Gahie who was on steam in her best ever tournament, Arai need just one attack to destroy all hope for the French. Read more

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Last years podium U90kg kicked out of Worlds

24 Sep 2018 11:55

Exciting is the word for the 90kg class today at the World Championships in Baku. Absolute amazing judo with different styles, favourites going out, newcomers shining and a final block to look out for. Read more

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Sensational number of four continents in the semi finals U70kg

24 Sep 2018 11:50

Just like the men’s tournament also some exotic surprises in the women’s U70kg division with a semi final with athletes coming from four continents. Some stunning victories in the preliminaries. Read more

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Aurelien Diesse defeats world champion Nemanja Majdov in 10 minutes fight

24 Sep 2018 10:00

In one of the best matches in this tournament Aurelien Diesse (FRA) defeated current World Champion Nemanja Majdov (SRB) in his first round of the World Championships U90kg. The tournament goes on without the world champion from Serbia. Read more

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Preview men U90kg: Gwak Dong-Han wants to regain the world title

23 Sep 2018 22:55

The men’s tournament U90kg isn’t as strong as a few years ago, still there are many players who have about the same capabilities, so it all depends on the form of the day, the mindset and the skills. Read more

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