Grand Slam Tyumen - Event

Grand Slam Tyumen

  • Date: 16 Jul 2016 - 17 Jul 2016
  • Place: Tyumen, Russia
  • Type: Grand Slam
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20160717_TyumenGS_final_100_PACEK, Martin (SWE) - BISULTANOV, Adlan (RUS) (1)

Martin Pacek completes Swedish golden party in Tyumen

17 Jul 2016 20:25

Martin Pacek of Sweden has earned a reputation for being an awkward fighter with a style that frustrates his opponents. His results speak for themselves and the Swedish fighter, who will be seeded for the Olympics, showed a wide range of techniques in the final against former Baku Grand Slam winner Adlan Bisultanov (RUS). Pacek prolonged his title in Sweden and booked his second Grand Slam victory in his career, on a day where also Marcus Nyman took gold. Read more

20160717_TyumenGS_final_90_NYMAN, Marcus (SWE) - KHALMURZAEV, Khusen (RUS) (1)

The golden groundwork of Marcus Nyman pays out

17 Jul 2016 20:05

Sweden did some good business at the Grand Slam in Tyumen. World Judo Masters bronze medallist Marcus Nyman gave another superb account of himself on the IJF World Judo Tour as he bested World Judo Masters silver medallist Khusen Khalmurzaev of Russia in the U90kg final. Former European champion Nyman, 25, a ne-waza specialist, trapped his opponent Khalmurzaev with a sankaku-gatame for 20 seconds and ippon. Read more

20160717_TyumenGS_bronze_81_LAPPINAGOV Aslan (RUS) - SATO Seidai (JPN)

Aslan Lappinagov takes first Grand Slam gold for Russia

17 Jul 2016 19:55

At the Grand Slam in Tyumen, Japan ran away with the medal table with a 15-strong team and not one of them are part of their Rio 2016 team but rather Tokyo 2020 hopes. Their seven-strong women’s team won all seven gold medals available while their male counterparts won two gold medals. Read more

20160727_TyumenGS_IJF_101_VOLKOV Andrey (RUS) - OGAWA Yusei (JPN) (1)

Andrey Volkov underlines Russian heavyweight reputation with gold

17 Jul 2016 19:00

Russia has a reputation in the heavyweight category. At home at the Grand Slam of Tyumen Andrey Volkov showed that Russia belongs to the world top defeating their Japanese rivals. Read more

20160717_TyumenGS_gold_O78_INAMORI, Nami (JPN) - CHEIKH ROUHOU, Nihel (TUN) (1)

Nami Inamori claims a Grand Slam victory each year

17 Jul 2016 18:30

Tokyo Grand Slam winner Inamori Nami of Japan maintained the Japanese women’s perfect record in Tyumen as they claimed all seven female gold medals. Baku Grand Slam bronze medallist Nihel Cheikh Rouhou of Tunisia fell behind to a waza-ari after 28 seconds and cut the deficit with a yuko but the result was never in doubt and Inamori held firm. Read more