European Championships Istanbul - Event

European Championships Istanbul

  • Date: 21 Apr 2011 - 23 Apr 2011
  • Place: Istanbul, Turkey
  • Type: European Championships
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Sabrina Filzmoser enjoys life outside the tatami but doesn't quit

27 Mar 2017 12:35

Austrian veteran Sabrina Filzmoser does not stop doing judo. In fact she is busier than ever, but more busy with the development for children and mainly abroad. Filzmoser takes distance from the publications about her career plan in Austrian media and hasn't decided yet to quit. Fake news, but since the Olympic Games where Sabrina lost in the first round, there was silence around Filzmoser. Read more

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Jaromir Jezek breaks wrist at training

4 Mar 2015 15:25

Jaomir Jezek, who competed at Beijing 2008 and London 2012, suffered the injury during training ahead of a competition tour in South America. He slipped as he tried to throw an opponent and landed on his wrist. The 28-year-old Jezek suffered a broken wrist and torn ligaments in the wrist. He was quoted on the Czech website that he has to wear a cast for eight weeks. Read more


Joao Pina retires, from judoka to coach

5 Jun 2014 14:55

Double European Champion Joao Pina will retire from judo at 14 June at the national team championships in Portugal. He will become national Cadet coach. Read more


Bosnian superstar Amel Mekic retires

27 Mar 2014 15:55

Former European CHampion Amel Mekic of Bosnia and Herzegovina decided to finish his sports career. Mayor factor for the 32-year old judoka was lot of injuries and eight surgery's that he had. Read more

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Anna Carrascosa leaves the mat for the younger generation

27 Feb 2014 13:30

Spanish fighter, Ana Carrascosa, which will have 34 years in May decided to retire after succesful career. In her trophy room she have two bronze medals from the World Championships, one European title, two silver and one bronze medal from the Europeans. Read more