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Serbian Milica Nikolic prolongs European U23 title

11 Nov 2016 17:35

Serbia, Kosovo, Germany and Great Britain were the winners of the European titles for women U23 years in Tel Aviv. The first day of judo delivered some good matches. Read more

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Hidayet Heydarov takes the treble in Tel Aviv

11 Nov 2016 17:15

The most spectacular final of the day was the one U73kg between Tohar Butbul of Israel and Hidayet Heydarov. Butbul could take the first gold medal of the tournament and third ever in history. In 2009 Alice Schlesinger won the title and Baruch Shmailov won in 2014. Against Hidayet Heydarov Butbul had to fight the European Junior Champion. Read more

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Israel with two finallists at first day European U23 Championships

11 Nov 2016 14:20

Israel will see two athletes in the finals at the European U23 Championships in Tel Aviv. Adi Grossman and Tohar Butbul will have the full support of the packed crowd, but will have to face severe opposition in the final. Read more

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Plenty of tempting battles at European U23 Championships in Tel Aviv

10 Nov 2016 17:10

Equalising the record number of participating nations at U23 European Championships, the draw has been conducted in Tel Aviv, Israel. Since 1992 Israel hadn’t hosted a European Championship and this 14th edition of this U23 Europeans will host 321 athletes, the second best ever in the previous editions. Read more

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Shany Hershko looks back at best moments as coach

9 Nov 2016 15:20

This week the European Championships for judoka U23 are held in Tel Aviv. For the first time since 1992 European athletes come to Israel for a European Championships event, then in Jerusalem. In 1974 Tel Aviv was the place for the European Junior and Cadet Championships. One of the Champions was Neil Adams, the later world champion and double Olympic finalist. Read more

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Charline van Snick switches to U52kg starting in Tokyo

9 Nov 2016 09:50

Double European champion and 2012 Olympic bronze medallist Charline van Snick will switch weight category. The 26-year old Belgian fighter announced the switch on her Facebook account on Tuesday. Read more

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Order the Judo Calendar 2017 by Emmeric Le Person

7 Nov 2016 15:10

The latest product in judo is produced by Emmeric Le Person. The French photographer is a welcome photo journalist and recognizable for his typical black and white photos. Usually in the quiet zones of the warm up hall and call room. Le Person is making the best athlete pictures giving an image of the beauty of our sport. Read more

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