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Majlinda Kelmendi makes comeback with gold in Bratislava

5 Sep 2015 17:45

Double world champion Majlinda Kelmendi of Kosova made her comeback this year at the European Cup in Bratislava. Kelmendi was absent at the recent World Championships, but one week later she started with her first official fights this year. The competition was obviously not as tough as in Astana where Misato Nakamura was crowned as successor of Majlinda. Read more

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Tremendous change in IJF World Ranking

1 Sep 2015 10:10

In the latest release of the IJF World Ranking list the women haven’t changed many leading positions, but in the men’s category everything looks totally different from now. Yeldos Smetov captured not only the world title at home in Kazakhstan but is now also the new leader of the World Ranking. It’s for the first time since December 2012 that Kazakhstan enjoys an IJF leader. The last one to leave the #1 position was Maxim Rakov. Smetov took over the position of injured Orkhan Safarov (AZE). Ganbat is now 4th. Read more

2015 Golden Team Japan

the Golden team of Japan is BACK

30 Aug 2015 18:10

The team of Japan is fully back in the top of judo. Forget 2012, they’re back. With the double in the team event, for the first time since 2002 and six gold medals, four silver medals and five bronze medals the team impressed like never before. Read more

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