Judo in Azerbaijan

Judo in Azerbaijan had four Olympic judo medallists. Elnur Mammadli was Olympic Judo Champion in 2008 and Movlud Miraliyev won bronze in 2008. Rustam Orujov and Elmar Gasimov won silver in Rio2016. Elkhan Mammadov was the first and only World Champion for Azerbaijan in 2013 out of 12 World medals. Rustam Orujov became European Judo champion in Kazan in 2016. Judo lightweight Elchin Ismayilov was European champion three times. Coach of Azerbaijan is Peter Seisenbacher. The biggest event is the IJF Grand Slam of Baku. Also the European Games were held in Baku in 2015.

Judo legends B S G

  • Rustam Orujov
  • 141
  • Elnur Mammadli
  • 013
  • Elkhan Mammadov
  • 312
  • Elchin Ismayilov
  • 023
  • Elmar Gasimov
  • 320

Rustam Orujov - Super star

Rustam Orujov - Idol

Last 365 days of judo B S G

  • Leyla Aliyeva
  • 011
  • Larisa Florian
  • 201
  • Imran Yusifov
  • 001
  • Rustam Orujov
  • 220
  • Iryna Kindzerska
  • 220

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Last results

Judo event Type Place Date
EYOF Baku for TeamsEChCTBaku27 Jul 2019
EYOF BakuEYOFBaku24 Jul 2019
IBSA Judo Grand Prix BakuBWCupBaku13 May 2019
Grand Slam BakuGSLBaku10 May 2019
Azerbaijan U18 Championships BakuNCadetBaku9 Jan 2019

Birthdays

Name Birthdate Age
Tofig Aliyev5 Jun 199921 years
Zaur Abas-Ali5 Jun 198832 years
Orkhan Askarzade7 Jun 199426 years
Rashad Guliyev8 Jun 198535 years
Yashar Najafov9 Jun 199921 years