Iryna Kindzerska Judoka

Iryna Kindzerska

Iryna Kindzerska

  • Country:Azerbaijan
  • Born:13 June 1991 (29 years)
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Judo heavyweight judoka Iryna Kindzerska born in the Ukraine. She opened 2019 with a victory at the Grand Prix in Tel Aviv and gold in Antalya. She won bronze at the 2017 World Championships in Budapest. She won the Grand Prix Düsseldorf in 2017 vs her nemesis Tachimoto. She won over 30 World Cup medals. She switched to Azerbaijan in 2017. She took various medals at the Grand Slam in Düsseldorf. She took silver at the Grand Slam in Paris in 2019. She took bronze at the Grand Slam in Baku in 2019
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Tessie Savelkouls saves her best until last in 2019

14 Dec 2019 15:35

World number 25 Tessie Savelkouls of the Netherlands won her first IJF title of the year at the final event of the season as the Dutchwoman won her country’s third gold medal in Qingdao. Former world bronze medallist Iryna Kindzerska (AZE) was outworked for the full four minutes of regulation time and was caught after 25 seconds of added time from a rolling seoi-nage for a waza-ari score. Read more

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Akira Sone positions herself as favourite for world stunt

28 Jul 2019 21:45

Sone Akira of Japan claimed heavyweight gold at the Grand Prix in Zagreb one month away from making her World Championships debut at the Nippon Budokan in Tokyo. Paris Grand Slam bronze medallist Sone, 19, did not have to fight in the final as European Games silver medallist Larisa Ceric (BIH) unfortunately was sidelined after picking up an injury in her successful semi-final clash. Read more

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Maryna Slutskaya gives judo in Belarus value with European gold

24 Jun 2019 22:50

Maryna Slutskaya gave the organisation of the European Games in Minsk a hell of a present. On the last day of the judo tournament the heavyweight captured the gold medal which was almost impossible. Slutskaya had some injuries over the two years and despite the home advantage she wasn’t the favourite. In judo though nothing is impossible and Slutskaya fought like a lion against a well know opponent Larisa Ceric from Bosnia Herzegovina. Read more

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Lots of surprises U90kg at day three in Minsk

24 Jun 2019 14:25

What an amazing battle field in the category U90kg where World Champion Nikoloz Sherazadishvili lost too early against Swiss Ciril Grossklaus. It was just one of those surprises. 2017 European Champion Aleksandar Kukolj lost to Mikail Ozerler, the world’s runner up of 2017 who reached the final. Another Serbian Nemanja Majdov, 2017 World Champion, lost to Frazer Chamberlain (GBR) where Dutchman Noël van ‘t End won this pool and defeated Axel Clerget on the road. 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

Result City Date
2Düsseldorf23 Feb
2Qingdao2019
7Tokyo2019
3Zagreb2019
3Minsk2019

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