Maryna Slutskaya Judoka

Maryna Slutskaya

Maryna Slutskaya

  • Country:Belarus
  • Born:9 July 1991 (28 years)
  • Popularity
Belarus heavyweight Maryna Slutskaya captured European Games gold in Minsk and she became European Senior Champion in 2017. Slutskaya won a gold medal at the European Open in Prague in 2017 and gold at the Grand Prix in Antalya and Tbilisi. She won 5 European medals, 2 as Junior and 2 U23 and the senior European title. She won 25 World Cup medals. She won the Grand Prix in Tunis in 2018. Slutskaya won the GP The Hague in 2018. She took silver in the Champions League with her club Valencia.
20191214_ijfmasters_ijf_final_79_1edf7547_1576332675_savelkouls_tessie

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

20190624_minsk_eurgames_79_maryna_slutskaya

Belarus celebrates judo gold by Maryna Slutskaya

25 Jun 2019 08:45

Belarus celebrated their first judo medal at the Minsk 2019 Europeans Games with Maryna Slutskaya's gold while Georgian giant Guram Tushishvili again triumphed as the individual competition ended at Chizhovka Arena on Monday. Read more

20190624_minsk_cf_79_a34z0252_podium_79

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

20181118_hve_gp_thehague_finals_241a4560_maryna_slutskaya

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

20190331_tbilisi_ijf_gs_final_79_tolofua_julia_fra39

Julia Tolofua fights back tears after shock win

31 Mar 2019 16:05

French outsider Julia Tolofua was the surprise heavyweight winner on the last day in Tbilisi as the little-known +78kg fighter defeated Junior World Championships silver medallist Beatriz Souza (BRA) in the final. In her first IJF final Tolofua took the contest to the world number nine who was thrown with an o-soto-gari for a waza-ari score and that was the only time the scoreboard was summoned. Read more

Result City Date
1Mogilev15 Feb
2Paris9 Feb
3Qingdao2019
2Odivelas2019
7Abu Dhabi2019

Judo birthday