Artem Bloshenko Judoka

Artem Bloshenko

Artem Bloshenko

  • Country:Ukraine
  • Born:1 February 1985 (34 years)
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Artem Bloshenko won gold U100kg at the Grand Prix in Havana in 2016. He was 2007 European U23 Champion for the Ukraine. He won a Junior European medal in 2004 in Sofia. Bloshenko participated at the London Olympic Games. He was European Open Team Champion in Istanbul in 2011 with the Ukraine. He finished fifth at the Olympic Games in Rio.
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Lukas Krpalek immortal after first Olympic title for Czech Republic

12 Aug 2016 00:05

Anyone could become Olympic champion in the men’s U100kg division. The field had so many favourites that each of the participants could knock out the elite. The elite has a short expiry date. The World medallists of Astana last year had no guarantee for a medal. In the field two former Olympic champions, and they were knocked out in the first round. Four World champions and Lukas Krpalek came on top today. Read more

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Men's semis full of surprises, women by the books

11 Aug 2016 18:10

Not everyone can win, so in principle everything goes by the book in the women’s category U78kg. The favourites are still lined up where Kayla Harrison (USA) and Mayra Aguiar (BRA) have the highest odds with the bookies. The experts know that Aguiar will have to battle with Audrey Tcheumeo, certainly the best of the rest. However Aguiar has a record of 5-1 against the French and is by far the favourite. You can’t imagine more dominance but Kayla Harrison against Maria Velensek of Slovenia have fought eight times and all won by Harrison. Read more

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Luxury dilemmas for Russia and Brazil in the World Ranking

25 Jan 2016 16:25

Conclusion from the Grand Prix in Havana is position improvements in the latest IJF World Ranking for the top athletes of Russia, Brazil and Hungary and some minor changes for some of the finalists. The big winner was Havana gold medallist Artem Bloshenko of the Ukraine who’s now at 16 from 22, an almost certain qualification. In that category Karl-Richard Frey changed position with Cyrille Maret after his final in Havana. Elmar Gasimov is still leading here followed by Krpalek. Read more

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Outsider Artem Bloshenko gives Ukraine Olympic medal hope

25 Jan 2016 00:10

At the Olympic Games it’s not always how good you are, what skills you have, but how you perform under pressure, the form of the day and your guts to take any risk, or not at the right moment. Artem Bloshenko of the Ukraine had the form of the day at the Grand Prix in Havana giving the Ukraine some medal hope U100kg, why not. Read more

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Ramadan Darwish brings gold back to Egypt

14 Jun 2015 19:05

A big team from Egypt had flown into Hungary to fight at the Grand Prix in Budapest. World Judo Masters bronze medallist Ramadan Darwish continued his rich vein of form in Budapest as he defeated German Olympic bronze medallist Dimitri Peters for the top spot. Peters lost their last meeting in the first round of the recent World Judo Masters in Rabat, Morocco, and cut a forlorn figure after conceding this one which was decided only on shido penalties. Read more

Result City Date
5Rio de Janeiro2016
1Havana2016
5Qingdao2015
2Kiev2015
3Budapest2015

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