Antal Kovács Judoka

Antal Kovács

Antal Kovács

  • Country:Hungary
  • Born:28 May 1972 (47 years)
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The most succcessful ever Hungarian judoka is Antal Kovács. The tall Kovacs from Paks became Olympic Champion in 1992 in Barcelona at the age of 19. One year later he proved it was not a lucky win and took the world title. He won silver in 2001 and took six European medals. Legend for Hungary. Kovacs was inducted into the IJF Hall of Fame in 2018.
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19 new Hall of Famers inducted at World Championships opening gala

18 Sep 2018 23:10

The IJF inducted 19 luminaries from the sport into its Hall of Fame on Tuesday at a gala dinner at the Buta Palace in Baku ahead of the 2018 World Judo Championships. Judo legends, Olympic champions, sporting greats and special guests were among those in attendance. Read more

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Report of the Tournoi de Paris 2001 Day 2

11 Feb 2001 19:30

The Second of the Tournoi de Paris 2001 delivered three gold medals for France and Japan again won two titles. Belgiums Ulla Werbrouck won the women U70kg weight class. Read more

Result City Date
7Budapest2007
2Debrecen2005
3Bucharest2005
1Rome2005
5Warsaw2005

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