Yanet Bermoy Acosta Judoka

Yanet Bermoy Acosta

Yanet Bermoy Acosta

  • Country:Cuba
  • Born:29 May 1987 (31 years)
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Cuban judoka Yanet Bermoy Acosta is the 2005 World Champion and 2008 and 2012 Olympic finallist of Beijing (U48kg) and London (U52kg). She won the world title in 2005 (aged 18) and even later she became world junior champion.
20140606_Havana_Sarah Menezes

Why this year requires another preparation

13 Jan 2016 21:10

The first IJF World Tour tournament is the Grand Prix of Havana. Despite the kick-off at the African Open in Casablanca, most of the top athlete prepare to be in Cuba like in June 2014. Then held in June the circumstances were excellent for the athletes to chill after the tournament. This year the international calendar is totally different. Read more

20140606_Havana_PAPINASHVILI, Amiran (GEO)

Pavia and Papinashvili collecting miles in Cuba

7 Jun 2014 19:55

Another attractive destination for Grand Prix, it was for the first time in Cuba ever. After European Open in Madrid, IJF Tour continues with another Olympic qualification tournament, here in Havana. Team of Cuba selected 56 competitors in total, which is maximum for every organiser. Read more

20140606_Havana_BERMOY ACOSTA, Yanet (CUB)2

Yanet Bermoy adds more gold to Cuba's lightweights

6 Jun 2014 19:30

World silver medallist Erika Miranda (BRA) had to settle for silver in Havana as she could not compete due to injury to hand the gold medal to double Olympic silver medallist Yanet Bermoy (CUB). The Brazilian star was unable to take her place in the -52kg final after aggravating a shoulder injury. Read more

20120729_London_BERMOY ACOSTA, Yanet (CUB) - AN, Kum Ae (PRK)6

North Korean An Kum-Ae takes Olympic gold in London

29 Jul 2012 17:55

At the second day of the Olympic Games in London An Kum-Ae of DPR Korea won the gold medal. An lost the final in 2008 in the category U52kg, Her opponent though, Yanet Bermoy from Cuba also lost last edition’s Olympic final, in 2008 she lost U48 against Alina Dumitru of Romania. An is the second ever legendary judoka for DPR Korea. In 1996 Sun Hui Kye defeated Ryoko Tani in Atlanta. Read more

20120729_London_CHO, Jun Hyun (KOR) - URIARTE, Gar (ESP)6

Sensational semi finals at second day of Olympic Games

29 Jul 2012 15:55

What a surprises today in the men’s U66kg and women’s U52kg. In one his first match Musa Mogushkov of Russia, one of the major favourites in the men division lost his first match dramatically against Tarlan Karimov of Azerbaijan. Sugoi Uriarte of Spain and Karimov reached the quarterfinal and Uriarte defeated the talent. He will meet with Miklos Ungvari in the semi final. The Hungarian defeated two very strong fighters in Rok Draksic (SLO) and Pawel Zagrodnik (POL). This year Ungvari defeated Uriarte at the European Championships. Before that win Uriarte won twice. Read more

Result City Date
5Tokyo2014
1Veracruz2014
5Chelyabinsk2014
1La Havana2014
2Guayaquil2014

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