World U21 Championships Ljubljana - Event

World U21 Championships Ljubljana

  • Date: 23 Oct 2013 - 26 Oct 2013
  • Place: Ljubljana, Slovenia
  • Type: World Junior Championship
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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

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Weiss and Taube shine for Germany

26 Oct 2013 18:30

Gold was for Nami Inamori who kept the honour high for Japan taking the third gold and the final victory in the medal tally. Inamori defeated German Carolin Weiss. The German heavyweight started off well with three wins against Vaillancourt (CAN), Yerzhanova (KAZ) and Garcia (CUB) in the semi final. Twenty seconds for the end of the match it was Inamori who caught Weiss in oseikomi. Read more

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Canadian Kyle Reyes takes sensational gold medal

26 Oct 2013 18:10

Canadian Kyle Reyes was the surprising winner of the gold medal for men U100kg and claimed the first ever Junior world title for his nation. Reyes was good today, coached by Olympian Nicolas Gill who performed in the same category in his career, Reyes defeated his first four opponents. Asian junior Champion Toktogonov, World and Olympic cadet medallist Marius Piepke, Ryuko Ogawa and triple European junior medallist Toma Nikiforov. Read more

20131026_Ljubljana_KRIVOBOKOV, Anton (RUS) - ULZIIBAYAR, Duurenbayar (MGL)1

Anton Krivobokov takes the double for Russia

26 Oct 2013 17:30

Russian heavyweight Anton Krivobokov claimed the double this year winning both the European and World title. Krivobokov was again in good shape and came out as the winner of his pool where he met two Asians and one Pan American fighter. In the semi final Levani Matiashvili of Georgia was his well know opponent. In 2011 Krivobokov defeated him at the World Juniors in Cape Town and this year it was the European Championships final. Read more

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Shiori Yoshimura wins gold U78kg, France and Croatia bronze

26 Oct 2013 17:15

Shiori Yoshimura won the gold medal in the category for women U78kg. Yoshimura was simply the best today and defeated all her five opponents. Among the challengers strong European fighters such as Karen Stevenson (NED) in the second match and Madeleine Malonga (FRA) in the quarter final. After two minutes in the match Shiori Yoshimura finished her opponent from Brazil by oseikomi and gave Japan its second gold medal of the tournament. Read more