Idalys Ortiz Judoka

Idalys Ortiz

Idalys Ortiz

  • Country:Cuba
  • Born:27 September 1989 (28 years)
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Cuban judoka Idalys Ortiz became Olympic Champion in 2012 in London and won silver in 2016 in Rio. Ortiz had already won Olympic bronze in 2008 in Beijing. She was World Champion in 2013 and 2014. In 2015 she won World bronze in Astana. She won various Panam Championships and Games and 8 World Tour events.
Aslye Gonzalez

Cuban team preparing to get back in line with top judo countries

20 Jul 2017 10:05

The Cuban athletes are training in Budapest prior to the upcoming World Championships. A team of 13 Cuban judokas is now on a training base in Budapest to get into top shape to take part in the tournament, which will be held in Budapest from August 30th to September 3rd. Read more

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IJF awards 14 World leaders 50,000 USD each

1 Feb 2017 09:15

The International Judo Federation has awarded all 14 judoka who ended 2016 as the world number ones with an extra $50,000 each in prize money. Seven male judoka and seven female judoka received the cash windfall as 10 countries were represented at the top of the final world ranking list for 2016. Read more

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Year overview of the World Leading women judoka of 2016

20 Dec 2016 14:25

Three European athletes, two Asian and two Pan American athletes are leading the last World Ranking of the year, what was called the IJF Prestige ranking. Mongolia is the most dominant nation in the world ranking for women with two leading positions. Former Mongolian, now Kazakh judoka Otgontsetseg Galbadrakh won the most prize money, $15,500 of which 20% went to her coach. Read more

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Khasan Khalmurzaev Judo World Ranking leader U81kg

5 Sep 2016 12:35

The World Ranking has changed quite a bit due to the reduced points gained at the 2015 and 2014 World Championships. Athletes such as Yeldos Smetov and Yuri Alvear who benefit of their Olympic performances in combination with the performances at World Championships, lost points again, but will obviously still be in the top of their divisions. Read more

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Olympic Champions take over the IJF World Ranking

17 Aug 2016 08:55

After the Olympic Games a new World Ranking was released by the IJF with many changes including seven new World Ranking leaders. Seven Olympic Champions are now leading their category. Read more

Result City Date
1Budapest2016
2Rio de Janeiro2016
1Ulaanbaatar2016
1Guadalajara2016
1Almaty2016

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