Grand Prix Hohhot - Event

Grand Prix Hohhot

  • Date: 30 Jun 2017 - 2 Jul 2017
  • Place: Hohhot, China
  • Type: Grand Prix
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Double World Champion Cho Min-Sun is now referee with the right feeling for performances

4 Jul 2017 08:45

Two-time world champion Cho Min-Sun of Korea is one of her country’s most decorated judoka. Cho, 45, a long-time teammate of IJF Hall of Famer Jeon Ki-Young, is now an IJF A referee who was officiating in Hohhot. Read more


Big Krpalek perfectly sets up all-gold backpatch clash with Big Teddy

2 Jul 2017 14:10

Reigning Olympic champion Lukas Krpalek made a sensational fourth appearance in the heavyweight division on the IJF World Judo Tour as he topped the podium in the last contest of the Hohhot Grand Prix 2017. Read more


Bernadette Graf creates new possibilities with another gold medal U78kg

2 Jul 2017 13:35

Austrian Bernadette Graf looked at home in U78kg category in Inner Mongolia as she beat Budapest Grand Prix bronze medallist Karen Stevenson of the Netherlands to win her first Grand Prix title at this weight. Graf, who finished fifth at the Rio 2016 Olympics in the U70kg category, has a luxurous situation and may clear the path to someone else U70kg in Budapest. Read more


World champion Haga triumphs in battle of attrition against Denisov

2 Jul 2017 13:30

Japanese World champion Haga Ryunosuke showed his resolve to defeat Tokyo Grand Slam winner Kirill Denisov of Russia in the U100kg final and establish some form before defending his world crown in Budapest. Read more


Khusen Khalmurzaev pips world number one Kukolj in Hohhot final

2 Jul 2017 13:10

Russian Khusen Khalmurzaev put his name forward in Hohhot’s Grand Prix as a World Championships medal contender by beating world number one and European Championships winner Aleksandar Kukolj of Serbia in the U90kg final on Sunday. Read more