• 20150807_Sarajevo_57_KANERVA, Emilia (FIN) - TAKEDA, Ryoko (JPN) (9).jpg
  • 20150827_final_81_IJF_NAGASE, Takanori (JPN) - PIETRI, Loic (FRA) (1).jpg
  • O100.jpg

Inside Judo News

Teddy Riner

Preview World Championships O100kg

29 Aug 2015 00:50

Each fight even Teddy Riner comes closer to his first loss. Although we wouldn’t know anyone of his level, it’s still judo. In Riner’s pool for the World Championships in Astana, we don’t see too much danger for the tall Frenchman. On average the opponents are not too big, read small. In the other block Oleksandr Gordiienko of the Ukraine is a taller guy with capacities, but Levani Matiashvili has the same kind of level. Read more

Lukas Krpalek

Preview World Championships U100kg

29 Aug 2015 00:45

World Champion Lukas Krpalek is on the verge of a big assignment. Getting there isn’t a big thing, but staying at the top is much harder. Last year the tall Czech super star defeated Jose Armenteros of Cuba. On Saturday Krpalek is in a pool with 2013 World Champion Elkhan Mammadov, this is not his year, so this is the opportunity to save the year. Also Ivan Remarenco of the VAE. He can shine or lose in the first round. In the other block of pool B Adlan Bisultanov is perhaps less known, but highly skilled. This Russian men could be a good replacement of Tagir Khaybulaev for the Olympic Games. Tagir is not that far, Bisultanov showed a few times that he is technically capable to stand his man. Toma Nikiforov and could be a roadblock. Read more

Idalys Ortiz

Preview World Championships O78kg

29 Aug 2015 00:35

A total of 34 women will be fighting for the world title to including world and Olympic champion Idalys Ortiz of Cuba. The World ranking list and seeding is led by Chinese Song YU. Despite the number of women, there are no real weak ones in the field. The level is quite high and a lot of surprises can happen. In the same pool with Yu also Japanese Kanae Yamabe. Nihel Cheikh Rouhou is the favourite in pool B, tall women and powerful. Ma Sisi of China is one of them and capable to reach the semi final against Yu or Yamabe. Read more

More news

Inside hero

  • Gévrise Emane
    View profile
  • Gévrise

    • France
    • 33 years
    • Popularity

Last 3 results

Date Rank City Type Cat.

Astana 2015

Read all our preview

Go to news

Latest judo results

Judo news feed