Natalia Kuziutina Judoka

Natalia Kuziutina

Natalia Kuziutina

  • Country:Russia
  • Born:8 May 1989 (30 years)
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Natalia Kuziutina won bronze at the Olympic Games in Rio in 2016 U52kg. She won world bronze in 2017 in Budapest. She is quadruple European Champion who won 7 European medals. Kuziutina won two World medals in 2010 and 2014. Kuziutina was also European U20 and U23 champion. European team champion with Russia in 2009 and 2012. She won the IJF World Masters in 2015. She won the Grand Slam in Ekaterinburg in 2018. She won gold at the Masters in St. Petersburg in 2017. She was 7th at the 2018 Worlds
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Natalia Kuziutina turns 30, ten years of top judo

8 May 2019 09:50

Natalia Kuziutina turned 30 years today. The Russian frontrunner of women’s judo will try to win another European title in the occasion of the European Games in Minsk in June. Kuziutina defends her European title of Tel Aviv last year which was her fourth European prize. Read more

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Natalia Kuziutina leader for young Russian generation

17 Mar 2019 14:50

Female Russian star Natalia Kuziutina was not happy with her bronze medal on home soil at the Ekaterinburg Grand Slam. Last year, the defending European Champion won gold at the tournament. In the fight for bronze she was due to face younger team member Daria Bobrikova. However, Daria was injured. Nevertheless, Natalia is considered a leader for the younger generation. Read more

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Gili Cohen needed a win and captured it in Ekaterinburg

15 Mar 2019 15:10

Israelian judoka Gili Cohen won her second Grand Slam gold medal by defeating Marrakech Grand Prix silver medallist Ana Perez Box of Spain in the U52kg final. Former Baku Grand Slam winner and Tel Aviv Grand Prix silver medallist Cohen floored her Spanish opponent, who was appearing in a Grand Slam final for the first time, with a ko-uchi-gari which was one of the best ippons on day one. Read more

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Appealing contests for women at Grand Slam Ekaterinburg

14 Mar 2019 11:00

The Grand Slam of Ekaterinburg booked a record number of participants. With 358 athletes of 47 nations saw by far more athletes this year compared to 2018 and 2017. Only the Grand Slams in Moscow attracted more judoka in 2010 (488) and 2011 (458). We will have a look at the women in Russia after the draw. The women U70kg counts 33 athletes, that happened only 5 times more in the IJF Tour. Read more

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Japan’s number three Tsunoda clinches Guangzhou gold

15 Dec 2018 12:00

Tsunoda Natsumi of Japan defeated world bronze medallist Amandine Buchard (FRA) to win the -52kg title in China. Osaka Grand Slam silver medallist Tsunoda, who in the domestic pecking order is behind world champion Abe Uta and world silver medallist Shishime Ai (JPN), turned Buchard over and onto her back with a sumi-gaeshi. Read more

Result City Date
3Ekaterinburg15 Mar
3Guangzhou2018
7Baku2018
1Tel Aviv2018
1Ekaterinburg2018

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