World Championships Astana - Event

World Championships Astana

  • Date: 24 Aug 2015 - 30 Aug 2015
  • Place: Astana, Kazakhstan
  • Type: World Championships
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Clarisse Agbegnenou

French team has the most World medals

19 Aug 2015 06:30

Previewing some of the countries for the World Championships in Astana which are expected to bring the strongest teams with a broad variety of medal candidates. The French team have the most World Championships history, the Japanese seemed to have the most competitive team, while the Germans have the most athletes in the IJF Ranking top 10. Read more

Majlinda Kelmendi

Judoka Majlinda Kelmendi the favourite in Astana without any matches in 2015

12 Aug 2015 16:00

Two weeks in advance of the Judo World Championships in Astana, 24-year old Majlinda Kelmendi is about to defend her world title that she won twice in a row. This year she didn’t come in action while in other years she had at least fought a couple of events. What will be the decision maker this edition in Astana: Experience and hard training or a lack of match rhythm? Read more

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British World Cup squad aims for a medal

10 Aug 2015 18:30

The BJA have announced the team for the World Judo Championships in Kazakhstan earlier this month. Under the guidance of Gemma Gibbons who missed the 2014 Worlds in Russia because of an injury, the British team consists of 9 members. Some say that it’s not much and for instance, Danny Williams will be missed with his three consecutive gold medals in San Salvador, British Open in London and Asian Open. Read more

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All Japan Championships results in draft Astana selection

5 Apr 2015 13:45

Just after the All Japan Championships, the Japanese selection for The 2015 World Championships in Astana in Kazakhstan was announced. Read more