Grand Prix Budapest - Event

Grand Prix Budapest

  • Date: 21 Jun 2014 - 22 Jun 2014
  • Place: Budapest, Hungary
  • Type: Grand Prix
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Kengo Takaichi is Japan's alternative for triple World Champ Ebinuma

19 Feb 2015 18:30

It's not easy to qualify for Japan's team for the World Championships. Kengo Takaichi again proved that he should be the second man U66kg behind Masashi Ebinuma. In Dusseldorf Takaichi won the Grand Prix and it wasn't his first victory. Read more

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Miryam Roper is ambitious but wants much more

28 Jun 2014 18:30

Miryam Roper considers her self as the favourite for the World Championships. It's good to have women with an ambition and self esteem. We asked the opinion of one of the most experienced judoka in the field. Read more

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Henk Grol is pissed about doping procedure

26 Jun 2014 18:05

After Henk Grol won the gold at the Grand Prix, the Dutch judoka had to go to doping control as usual. Nothing wrong with that, Grol is a strong supporter of anti doping policy. However the new doping rules apparently acquire that in fact every corner was checked. Read more

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Lasha Shavdatuashvili sustains knee injury in Budapest

23 Jun 2014 17:55

Lasha Shavdatuashvili picked up a knee injury in the final of the IJF Grand Prix in Budapest, where he was leading the match with wazari against Victor Scvortov (UAE). Read more


English lessons with Olympic Champion Kaori Matsumoto

22 Jun 2014 18:30

Kaori Matsumoto delivered the only gold medal for Japan at the Olympic Games. Since this year she is back on the tatami and quite successful winning gold at the Grand Prix in Dusseldorf and she took the first place at the Grand Prix of Budapest. A good practice for the World Championships. But most over Kaori is very relaxed. So time to work on her English and have a chat. Read more