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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
Judoka
 
Rustam Orujov 1 4 3
Elnur Mammadli 3 1 0
Hidayat Heydarov 3 1 4
Elkhan Mammadov 2 1 3
Orkhan Safarov 1 3 2
Last 365 days of judo
Judoka
 
Hidayat Heydarov 4 0 1
Zelim Tckaev 2 1 1
Murad Fatiyev 2 0 0
Yashar Najafov 1 1 3
Turan Bayramov 1 1 1
Last results
Judo event Type Place Date
1 Grand Slam Baku GSL Baku 16 Feb 2024
2 IBSA Judo Grand Prix Baku BWCup Baku 26 Sep 2023
3 Grand Slam Baku GSL Baku 22 Sep 2023
4 Azerbaijan U23 Championships Baku N23 Baku 11 Jul 2023
5 Cadet European Cup Goygol IJFCad Goygol 6 May 2023
1.
Judo event Grand Slam Baku
Type GSL
Place Baku
Date 16 Feb 2024
2.
Judo event IBSA Judo Grand Prix Baku
Type BWCup
Place Baku
Date 26 Sep 2023
3.
Judo event Grand Slam Baku
Type GSL
Place Baku
Date 22 Sep 2023
4.
Judo event Azerbaijan U23 Championships Baku
Type N23
Place Baku
Date 11 Jul 2023
5.
Judo event Cadet European Cup Goygol
Type IJFCad
Place Goygol
Date 6 May 2023
Birthdays
Name Birthdate Age
1 Nuriyya Akhundova 22 Feb 1993 31 years
2 Vafa Eyvazova 23 Feb 1995 29 years
3 Aysel Imamverdiyeva 23 Feb 1991 33 years
4 Eljan Yunisov 24 Feb 2002 22 years
5 Nargiz Hajiyeva 24 Feb 1999 25 years
1.
Name Nuriyya Akhundova
Birthdate 22 Feb 1993
Age 31
2.
Name Vafa Eyvazova
Birthdate 23 Feb 1995
Age 29
3.
Name Aysel Imamverdiyeva
Birthdate 23 Feb 1991
Age 33
4.
Name Eljan Yunisov
Birthdate 24 Feb 2002
Age 22
5.
Name Nargiz Hajiyeva
Birthdate 24 Feb 1999
Age 25