World Championships Chelyabinsk - Event

World Championships Chelyabinsk

  • Date: 25 Aug 2014 - 30 Aug 2014
  • Place: Chelyabinsk, Russia
  • Type: World Championships
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Majlinda Kelmendi ten years after her golden debut in judo

9 May 2019 09:40

The U52kg was always dominated by Asian athletes. Since the 2004 Athens Olympic Games Asian women won the World and Olympic titles. Majlinda Kelmendi of Kosovo was the only exception two win three major titles. Kelmendi turned 28 and is working on a big comeback going for those big titles. Ten years at top level Majlinda Kelmendi catapulted sports in Kosovo. Read more

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Erika Miranda says farewell to sparkling judo career

31 Oct 2018 01:30

Five time World Championships medallist Erika Miranda of Brazil retired of judo. The number five of the Rio Olympic Games took five consecutive world championships medals since 2013 but had to say goodbye to judo to keep her future in health. Miranda announced her retirement on Tuesday. Read more

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Portrait of Ilias Iliadis, true judo hero

30 May 2018 13:45

Rising up in Georgia across the nation’s separation from the Soviet Union, his childhood had been powerful. Again then, lured to judo by its self-discipline, the long run Olympic champion was often known as Jarji Zviadauri. Ilias Iliadis well know as a real judo hero. Read more

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Yarden Gerbi shocks with immediate retirement

1 Oct 2017 20:40

Only a year after winning a bronze medal in the 2016 Olympics in Rio, Israeli judoka Yarden Gerbi, 28, announced her her retirement on Monday morning during a press conference where she thanked all coaches, federation, friends and family for the years she had on the tatami. Read more

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Nikos Iliadis removed as head coach, Ilias Iliadis not amused

26 Jan 2017 09:45

The new administration of the Greek Judo Federation installed last week, have removed Nikos Iliadis (59). The head coach of the Greek team, was coach since 2000 and adoptive father of Ilias Iliadis. The triple world champion is not amused and strikes back. Read more