Judo in Egypt

Judo in Egypt is popular and with Mohammed Ali Rashwan who won Olympic silver in 1984 and Hisham Mesbah who took bronze in 2008 judo got Olympic medal winners. Rashwan was one of the important boosters with two World Championships medals in the eighties. Hisham Mesbah, Ramadan Darwish and Islam El Shehaby a new generation World Championships medallists represented Egypt. At the Rio Olympic Games Darwish was seventh. Famous Egyptian coach Bassel El Gharbawy won 11 African titles himself as judoka. But also Islam El Shehaby, Samah Ramadan, Ramadan Darwish and Heba Hefny won multiple winners. In 2005 the World Championships were held in Cairo.

Judo legends B S G

  • Islam El Shehaby
  • 4109
  • Bassel El Gharbawy
  • 1111
  • Samah Ramadan
  • 257
  • Ramadan Darwish
  • 157
  • Hisham Mesbah
  • 426

Islam El Shehaby - Super star

Ramadan Darwish - Idol

Last 365 days of judo B S G

  • Mohamed Abdelmawgoud
  • 020
  • Ramadan Darwish
  • 200

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Last results

Judo event Type Place Date
African U21 Championships CairoAfJChCairo6 May 2017
African U18 Championships CairoAfCChCairo5 May 2017
African U21 Championships Sharm El SheikhAfJChSharm El Sheikh27 Jul 2015
African Championships Cadets Sharm El SheikhAfCChSharm El Sheikh25 Jul 2015
IJF World Cup CairoWCupCairo15 May 2010


Name Birthdate Age
Mohamed Elgendy28 May 199524 years
Aya Khaled31 May 199425 years
Mohamed Elshehat1 Jun 200019 years
Moaaz Ibrahim1 Jun 199821 years
Mohamed Abdelmawgoud1 Jun 199425 years