Kayra Sayit Judoka

Kayra Sayit

Kayra Sayit

  • Country:Turkey
  • Born:13 February 1988 (32 years)
  • Popularity
Kayra Sayit won bronze at the World Championships in Tokyo in 2019 and Baku in 2018. She won the Grand Prix of Budapest. She won gold at the Grand Prix in Tbilisi in 2016. She finished fifth at the Olympic Games in Rio. She won silver at the Grand Slam in Baku in 2017. She won gold at the Grand Prix in Marrakech in 2019. French Ketty Mathe married in Turkey in February in 2015 and changed to Kayra Sayit. She won more than 20 World Cup medals. She took gold at the Grand Slam in Budapest in 2020.
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Kayra Sayit hungry for heavyweight gold

25 Oct 2020 22:00

Judofans might expected a 100% Brazilian final between Beatriz Souza and Maria Suelen Altheman. But two women developed strong in Budapest and resulted in a Tunisian-Turkish confrontation between Nihel Cheikh Rouhou and Kayra Sayit. Read more

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French youngster Romane Dicko signs significant win

26 Jan 2020 07:30

Building on her performance at the 2019 World Masters, during which she won gold, Dutch Tessie Savelkouls entered the final against the 2018 European Champion, long injured, but back at the highest level, Romane Dicko (FRA). The French controlled the final and scored ippon with an o-uchi-gari to take a significative win in Tel Aviv. Read more

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Akira Sone make statement for the games with world title

31 Aug 2019 17:05

Japanese prodigy Akira Sone became the youngest women’s heavyweight world champion of all time as she won the +78kg crown with a narrow victory over the legendary Idalys Ortiz (CUB). Sone, 19, who was the 2015 Cadet world champion and 2017 Junior world champion, completed her Worlds set by beating her rival Ortiz for the second time with their head-to-series even at 1-1 before the final. Read more

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Belarus hopes for gold medal for Maryna Slutskaya

22 Jun 2019 12:55

There are enough heavyweight judoka in Europe to make the heavyweight category interesting. The major favourites for the home crowd will be Maryna Slutskaya, former number one of the World and 2017 European Champion. She might be just back in time for this unique opportunity for Belarus to win a European title at home. Read more

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Quick gold for Iryna Kindzerska in 17 seconds

7 Apr 2019 19:30

Azerbaijan’s Iryna Kindzerska bested Tbilisi Grand Prix silver medallist Beatriz Souza (BRA) in the opening seconds of their heavyweight final of the Grand Prix in Antalya. Kindzerska clinched her third Grand Prix title for Azerbaijan after just 17 seconds with a thunderous harai-makikomi for ippon as yet another country struck gold in Antalya. Read more

Result City Date
7Prague19 Nov
1Budapest25 Oct
7Paris9 Feb
3Tel Aviv25 Jan
1Perth2019

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