Elmar Gasimov Judoka

Elmar Gasimov

Elmar Gasimov

  • Country:Azerbaijan
  • Born:2 November 1990 (29 years)
  • Popularity
Judoka Elmar Gasimov won silver at the Rio Olympic Games in 2016. He won world bronze in 2017 in Budapest. Gasimov was #1 at the IJF World Ranking with victories in Tyumen (2014) and Tbilisi and Samsun in 2015. He won 20 World level medals. Elmar won the World Masters in 2016 in Guadalajara. Gasimov won 3 European medals. He won silver at the Grand Slam in Baku in 2017. In 2018 he won the European Open in Minsk and Grand Prix in Tashkent. He clinched bronze at the Grand Prix in Antalya in 2019.
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Jorge Fonseca stars for Portugal with first ever world title

30 Aug 2019 17:25

Portugal finally has a world champion. So often they were so close in the finals with Telma Monteiro four times, Barbara Timo on Thursday but finally Jorge Fonseca secured that beloved title. Another world title for Sporting Club de Lisbon where also Daria Bilodid is fighting. Read more

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Arman Adamian sets career best with more to come

24 Jun 2019 20:00

The career of Arman Adamian goes fast but the competition to qualify for the Olympic Games is big Russia. Adamian captured the European Games title in a final against the experienced Varlam Liparteliani who won eight medals at European Championships including three titles, but also the man with four lost finals and Ekaterinburg winner Adamian knew who he was fighting but smelled ahis chances. Read more

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European top U100kg prepared to battle in Minsk

22 Jun 2019 10:50

Irish judo is stronger than ever. Remarkable the Fletcher family consisting of Megan (women’s U70kg) and Ben fighting in the U100kg division switched to their country 18 months ago and since then had a revival. Starting with Ben Fletcher as one of the names for a European Games medal in Minsk is simply well deserved success. Read more

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Frenchman Alexandre Iddir earns third Grand Prix title

7 Apr 2019 17:10

Tel Aviv Grand Prix winner Alexandre Iddir of France this defeated Tbilisi Grand Prix silver medallist Rafael Buzacarini (BRA) to win his country’s first gold medal at the Grand Prix in Antalya. World number 22 Iddir pulled away from his Brazilian adversary in golden score as Buzacarini had to attack with two shidos to his name and he got caught with a ko-uchi-gari for ippon. Read more

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Elmar Gasimov grabs the gold medal in Tashkent

11 Nov 2018 17:25

Being the current Olympic Silver medallist and top seeded competitor, it was not a surprise to find Elmar Gasimov (AZE) in the final of the Grand Prix in Tashkent U100kg. But as we announced in the preview of the category, this could be the day of Alexandre Iddir, as the Frenchman went through the preliminary rounds with a very solid and spectacular judo. Read more

Result City Date
2Osaka2019
5Tokyo2019
7Zagreb2019
3Minsk2019
3Antalya2019

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