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Kayra Sayit gives the home crowd the gold in Antalya

9 Apr 2017 20:05

The third and final day of the Antalya Grand Prix ended in a firework display for the host country, as Turkey added two more medals to its collection, including one in gold with the title of Kayra Sayit. Read more


Adlan Bisultanov aiming for the number one position in Russia U100kg

9 Apr 2017 18:10

In the final of the Grand Prix of Antalya U100kg Adlan Bisultanov of Russia took the initiative and the victory. His opponent, former World Champion Maxim Rakov was penalised with a shido for passivity after the first minute. Halfway to the end with a superb tai-otoshi, Bisultanov scored a first waza-ari. Read more


Russian Anastasiya Dmitrieva secures Grand Prix gold in Antalya

9 Apr 2017 18:05

The first women’s final of the third day of the Grand prix in Antalya opposed Yarden Mayersohn of Israel, who so far had no record on World Judo Tour events, and Anastasiya Dmitrieva of Russia, who before the final had an impressive record of eight medals in Grand Prix and Grand Slams. Read more


Gantulga Altanbagana grabs only gold for Mongolia at Grand Prix in Turkey

9 Apr 2017 17:10

The first male category final of the day opposed Gantulga Altanbagana of Mongolia, who finished only seventh last week in Tbilisi and Komronshokh Ustopiriyon of Tajikistan, who also obtained seventh places in 2017 so far (Paris Grand Slam and Düsseldorf Grand Prix). Read more


Anka Pogacnik grabs first IJF World Tour gold in Antalya

8 Apr 2017 20:20

Slovenian Anka Pogacnik took the gold at the Grand Prix in Antalya U70kg. Her opponent in the final was Elvismar Rodriguez. Coming from Venezuela, Elvismar Rodriguez is supported by the International Judo Federation and is currently training out of Hungary at the IJF Training Centre. Read more


Stanislav Semenov adds another gold for Russia in Antalya

8 Apr 2017 20:10

The last final of the day saw Song Minki of Korea and Stanislav Semenov of Russia facing off for gold. Song Minki’s best results so far was only a bronze medal at the Asian Open in Taipei in 2016, when Semenov had already three bronze Grand Slam medals. Read more


Turkey grabs silver by inspired Vanlioglu but Farmonov Antalya's gold

8 Apr 2017 20:00

After a successful day for Turkey on day one of the Antalya Grand Prix, for the second day in a row, the host country qualified one athlete in the final as Hasan Vanlioglu, delivered his best judo to overcome all challengers during the preliminary rounds. Read more

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