Judo in Algeria

Judo in Algeria celebrated two Olympic judo medals at the 2008 Olympic Games in beijing by Soraya Haddad (bronze) and Amar Benikhlef (silver). Salima Souakri was three times fifth at the Olympic Games. In 2005 Abderrahmane Benamadi won silver at the World Championships in Cairo and Soraya Haddad won bronze. Algerian judo more than 100 African Champions. Amar Meridja, Salima Souakri, Mohammed Bouaichaoui, Omar Rebahi and Soraya Haddad won more than 5 titles. Mohamed Meridja is Education Director of the IJF and African Vice President.

Judo legends B S G

  • Amar Meridja
  • 1110
  • Abderrahmane Benamadi
  • 445
  • Sonia Asselah
  • 573
  • Soraya Haddad
  • 406
  • Mohammed Bouaichaoui
  • 416

Amar Meridja - Super star

Salima Souakri - Idol

Last 365 days of judo B S G

  • Amina Belkadi
  • 001
  • Wail Ezzine
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Last results

Judo event Type Place Date
African U21 Championships AlgiersAfJChAlgiers3 Jul 2013
African U18 Championships AlgiersAfCChAlgiers3 Jul 2013
Algerian Championships AlgiersNCAlgiers12 Jan 2012
Algerian Junior ChampionshipsNJun2 May 2010
International Tournament OranITOran3 Apr 2008


Name Birthdate Age
Sofiane Bennaceur18 Feb 199523 years
Smail Guendouz19 Feb 198137 years
Othmane Maasmi20 Feb 199325 years
Abdelhamid Boukhellout21 Feb 199721 years
Abderrahmane Foudjer22 Feb 199820 years