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Korean Lee Jae Hyung wins gold in final seconds

2010/08/23 | 09:57 am in IJF With only seconds remaining and nearly resigned to defeat, Korea's Lee Jae Hyung pulled out one last attack to beat Russia's Khasan Khalmurzaev and take Olympic gold in the boys judo 81kg category....
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Japanese Miku Tashiro wins Olympic gold with simple strategy

2010/08/23 | 09:52 am in IJF Miku Tashiro kept her strategy simple but it proved a winning formula as the Japanese judoka won gold in the girls 63kg category on the second day of competition at the International Convention...
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Dedication delivers gold for American Katelyn Bouyssou; Austrian Huck 3rd

2010/08/23 | 09:41 am in IJF A daunting training regime helped to earn American Katelyn Bouyssou a gold medal in the girls -52kg judo on Sunday and secured the USA's 100 per cent success rate in judo events at the Youth...
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Rio 2016 chief Carlos Nuzman praises Youth Olympic Games

2010/08/23 | 09:35 am in IJF Carlos Nuzman, head of the organising committee for the Rio de Janeiro 2016 Olympic Games, has heaped praise on the Youth Olympics. He declared that the inaugural event in Singapore will be the...
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Vladimir Barta pleased with YOG organisation and level

2010/08/22 | 01:00 pm in IJF Vladimir Barta, the IJF Head Sports Director, was really pleased at the end of the day: "The organization is perfect, even excellent, we can say," explained Vladimir. "I am also really happy to see...
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Czech David Pulkrabek wins gold in men's 55kg thriller

2010/08/22 | 06:12 am in IJF Czech judoka David Pulkrabek snatched a dramatic victory in the boys 55kg gold medal bout on Saturday, edging ahead of Uzbekistan's Mansurkhuja Muminkhujaev in golden score extra-time at the...
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Armenia and Denmark win bronze at YOG U66kg

2010/08/22 | 06:11 am in IJF American Max Schneider followed a carefully planned strategy to take the gold medal in the boys' 66kg judo on Saturday, beating Hyon Song Chol (PRK) by Ippon (full point) for a counter attack. Two...
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Hungarian Batizi finishes second at YOG

2010/08/22 | 06:11 am in IJF Hungary's Barbara Batizi finished second at the category U44kg at the Youth Olympic Games in Singapore. Batizi lost the final against Korean Bae Seul Bi who claimed the gold. Upset by her...
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Youth Olympics hopes for the youth of the world

2010/08/15 | 09:02 pm The Singapore 2010 Youth Olympic Games got off to a dazzling start on Saturday night, with the city's skyline providing a magnificant backdrop to a rousing opening ceremony dedicated to the more...
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Japan and The Netherlands take gold today in Berlin

2010/08/15 | 08:15 pm in EJU At the European Cup for juniors in Berlin Japan and The Netherlands showed their dominance this weekend. The Japanese team won four gold medals in the men’s category. The Dutch surprised today...
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