JUDO WORLD CHAMPIONSHIPS 2017 WILL BE HELD IN BUDAPEST
2015/03/24 | 09:59 am
in EJU, IJF
Yesterday, the signature of the contract for the Judo World Championships Individual and Teams in 2017 took place in Budapest at the Ministry of Sport.
Mr. Marius Vizer declared: "In 2017, the...
LARISA CERIC WON HER FIFTH GOLD MEDAL IN SARAJEVO
2015/03/22 | 06:43 pm
Current silver medalist from last European Championships in Montpellier, the 24-year-old judoka from Bosnia & Herzegovina made it again for the home crowd in Ilidza Sports hall. Larisa Cerić...
GVINIASHVILI TAKES TOP PRIZE ON FINAL DAY OF TBILISI GRAND PRIX
2015/03/22 | 06:17 pm
The Georgian fans may have had to wait two days before finally being able to celebrate a gold medal win, but it was a win well worth waiting for. It came, as anticipated by many, in the -90kg...
DIEDRICH SIGANLS ARRIVAL WITH FIRST EVER GRAND PRIX GOLD
2015/03/21 | 07:28 pm
Coming into the tournament ranked number 24 on the IJF World Ranking List Germany’s Szaundra Diedrich took all of 24 seconds in her opening contest to secure ippon with shime waza against...
FRENCH LIGHTWEIGHTS BUCHARD AND DRAGIN IMPRESS
2015/03/21 | 07:14 pm
The French stars, Dmitri Dragin and current World bronze medalist Amandine Buchard impress Sarajevo audience with their quality by taking the gold medals. Both judokas had five matches, but Dragin...
SARAJEVO PROUD HOST EUROPEAN CUP
2015/03/20 | 08:21 pm
This weekend the best European athletes will compete in Sarajevo, the exact one city of Sarajevo which hosted 1984 Winter Olympic Games. Tenth edition of the European Judo Cup for seniors will...
GOLD AT LAST FOR PATIENT CHERNIAK
2015/03/20 | 06:13 pm
I’ve heard it said that “patience is not simply the ability to wait - it's how we behave while we're waiting.” In Ukrainian Maryna Cherniak’s case it’s been a wait of...
ROAD TO RIO: JAANA SUNDBERG – FLIGHT: FIN2014 – BR2016
2015/03/19 | 12:14 pm
in EJU, Road to Rio
Finland's female judo Olympic hopeful, Jaana Sundberg, began the year by winning a silver medal at the African Open in Tunis to earn additional qualification points on her way to the 2016 Rio...
ANRI EGUTIDZE INSPIRES PORTUGUESE HOME CROWD
2015/03/15 | 08:53 pm
in EJU, Juniors
The Dutch domination continued on the second day of the competition because of great performances of Sanne Van Dijke (-70kg) and Jur Spijkers (+100kg), who both won their weight categories....
GREAT BRITAIN AND THE NETHERLANDS DOMINATE IN COIMBRA
2015/03/15 | 09:21 am
in EJU, Juniors
The Portuguese city of Coimbra is hosting the first Junior European Judo Cup of this year. The opening day of the competition brought a lot of joy to the local crowd, who witnessed Portuguese...