Kenneth Van Gansbeke Judoka

Kenneth Van Gansbeke

Kenneth Van Gansbeke

  • Country:Belgium
  • Born:3 May 1990 (29 years)
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Belgian judoka Kenneth Van Gansbeke won the African Open in Casablanca in 2014 and won a handful of World Cup medals. He took European Cadet bronze in 2006 and World Junior bronze in 2009. Double Belgian junior champion. He won his first senior European Cup in Saarbrucken in 2016. He became Belgian champion in 2016, 2017 and 2018. He won the gold at the European Open in Madrid in 2018. He took bronze at the European Open in Glasgow in 2018. He took silver at the Grand Prix in Montreal.
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Kherlen Ganbold wins fourth major title

6 Jul 2019 11:20

Ganbold Kherlen of Mongolia won his third Grand Prix. In the final U66kg at the Grand Prix in Montreal Ganbold was opposed to Kenneth Van Gansbeke of Belgium, who so far had no record on the international scene. Read more

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Andreea Chitu makes golden comeback in Madrid

2 Jun 2018 23:40

Italy and France were the winners of the first day of the European Open in Madrid. Both nations won two gold medals, Italy among women, France was strong in the men’s division. Read more

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European judo season for men opens in Sofia

1 Feb 2018 09:25

At the European Open this weekend in Sofia The Canadian and French team have the best papers to take the titles. The Canadians sent a team with some of the top athletes. Three Canadians are seeded first such as the competitive category U81kg with Etienne Briand who’s ranked 13th in the World. Also Antoine Valois-Fortier is listed high and will be protected, but they may see each-other in the semi finals. Read more

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Preview Day 1: Grand Prix The Hague enjoys comeback of Olympic Champion Mudranov

16 Nov 2017 23:15

At the opening day of the Grand Prix in the Hague, the Dutch home crowd will be witnessing the return of Olympic Champion Beslan Mudranov. The Russian lightweight hasn’t done any event since his victory in Rio. In The Hague the current number 41 of the World Ranking will start up his engines against young Dutchman Tibo Volleman. In The Hague Mudranov can win his tenth World Cup and sixth Grand Prix. However Spaniard Francisco Garrigos starts as the top seed in the men’s lightest weight category. Read more

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Fairy tail title for Toma Nikiforov who claims the medal and the girl

5 Nov 2017 17:10

Toma Nikiforov was the happiest man at the sports Arena in the occasion of the Belgian Championships in Herstal. Nikiforov won his first senior Belgian title in his career and took the opportunity to ask his girlfriend Nica Antonis to marry her… and she said yes. Read more

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Result City Date
2Montreal5 Jul
1Antwerp2018
7Abu Dhabi2018
3Glasgow2018
1Madrid2018

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