Arsen Galstyan Judoka

Arsen Galstyan

Arsen Galstyan

  • Country:Russia
  • Born:19 February 1989 (31 years)
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Arsen Galstyan is the Olympic Champion of 2012 in London U60kg. European Champion in 2009. Won the World Junior Championships U20 in 2008 in Bangkok. He won a bronze medal at the World Championships in 2010 U60kg. He won three World Cups and +15 World Cup medals. In 2015 silver in Abi Dhabi followed by bronze in 2016.
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Russian Yakub Shamilov impresses with Grand Slam gold

28 Oct 2016 18:10

Russian Yakub Shamilov won his first Grand Slam gold medal as he triumphed in a category which featured former Olympic and world medallists. The Russian’s adversary in the final was one such judoka as former world silver medallist Azamat Mukanov of Kazakhstan opposed him. Read more

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Small but good field at first Grand Slam since Olympic Games

27 Oct 2016 16:10

The fourth Grand Slam of the season is due in Abu Dhabi starting on Friday. 157 Judoka from 34 countries have been linked in the draw which resulted in some tasty matches. Despite the low amount of participants, some of the finest athletes can be seen in the capital of the UAE. Special guest at the draw was Ilias Iliadis, while IJF Head Sports Director Vladimir Barta conducted the draw. Read more

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Vazha Margvelashvili takes the benefits with European gold

21 Apr 2016 19:35

There was a golden time for Georgia from 2006-2008 when Zaza Kedelashvili won the European title U66kg, in 2013 it was Olympic Champion Lasha Shavdatuashvili, but now Georgia has got a new potential Olympic medallist in Vazha Margvelashvili. He won the European judo title in Kazan with good victories defeating British Colin Oates in the final with a devastating Harai Goshi. Read more

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Kazan Judo Preview U66kg: European title event will miss the Russians

20 Apr 2016 12:20

Russia have perhaps the best European athletes U66kg. With Mikhail Pulyaev and Kamal Khan-Magomedov they should have two chances. But Pulyaev won’t compete as he is named in the Meldonium scandal and even Kamal Khan-Magomedov doesn't compete. No problem for Russia to launch Olympic champion Arsen Galstyan for this title event as well as Anzaur Ardanov. Read more

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Grand Prix Düsseldorf important test for Russian team

18 Feb 2016 10:05

The Grand Prix in Düsseldorf will be an important test for the Russian team. Some of the big names are competing in Germany this weekend and it’s the return of Natalia Kuziutina. She didn’t fight since the World Championships in Astana where she finished seventh. The Russian women 'were not successful at the Olympic Games in London and now they are warming up for the Games in Rio. In Düsseldorf we will see their status and capabilities. Read more

Result City Date
3Abu Dhabi2016
2Kazan2016
3Kazan2016
3Vienna2015
2Abu Dhabi2015

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