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Austria cherishes two gold at Junior European Cup

4 Jun 2017 19:50

Four Japanese women made the difference at the Junior European Cup in Leibnitz, but the real difference for the home nation was achieved by Michaela Polleres and Stephan Hegyi. For the first time since 2014 a gold medal and for the first time 2009 for a man and a woman. Read more

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Bernadette Graf celebrates comeback with gold U78kg

4 Jun 2017 17:25

The two favourite Romanian athletes for the European Open in Bucharest met the expectations taking two gold medals. Other interesting topics were the return of Austrian Bernadett Graf who started in the U70kg category and was immediately successful with gold and a victory against European Champion Audrey Tcheumeo. Most likely she is still the best option U70kg. Read more

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Gold for Ungureanu in Bucharest, French warm up for bigger goals

4 Jun 2017 13:00

A strong team of France was able to be ranked number one at the European Open in Bucharest. More often in history France used this World Cup in Bucharest to get in shape or test the form of the team. Clarisse Agbegnenou and Priscilla Gneto, both Olympic medallists won the gold on Saturday. Read more

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2008 Olympic champion Alina Dumitru understands pressure on athletes

1 Jun 2017 11:40

This weekend the European Open in Bucharest will be held. The Polivalent Hall will be filled with over 400 judoka from more than 30 countries. Among the athletes some top names. Not the least from Romania itself. Read more

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Georgian men and Japanese women lead Team World Ranking

31 May 2017 08:50

The men’s team of Georgia is leading the World Ranking for teams. After the five continental Championships the IJF released a new version of the World team ranking. Georgia took bronze at the 2015 World Championships. Read more

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Four new World Ranking leaders after deduction of Masters

29 May 2017 17:15

Four judoka became world ranking leader for the first time in their careers. Dutchman Michael Korrel benefit of the deduction of the points of last year’s Masters and passed Cyrille Maret at the World Ranking list U100kg. Korrel won the Grand Slam in Baku recently and stepped into the top ten in February this year. With his bronze in Düsseldorf and victory against former World number one Gasimov he joined the top three. Read more

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Russian boys and Israelian girls strong in Coimbra

28 May 2017 17:40

The cadets of Russia did a good job at the Cadet European Cup in Coimbra. The Russian youngsters won 7 gold medals. Israel captured three titles, Spain and France were good for two victories. Read more

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