Sagi Muki Judoka

Sagi Muki

Sagi Muki

  • Country:Israel
  • Born:17 May 1992 (28 years)
  • Popularity
Sagi Muki became first male world champion for Israel in 2019 in Tokyo. Muki opened 2019 with a victory at the Grand Prix in Tel Aviv. He won the Grand Slam of Ekaterinburg in 2019. Muki won the European senior title in 2018 in Tel Aviv. Muki He silver at the IJF World Masters in 2019 in Qingdao.Paris Grand Slam bronze in 2016. Fifth at the Olympic Games in Rio. He an expert in Sode Tsuri Gomi Goshi. He claimed the gold medal at the Grand Slam in Baku in 2019.
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Israel strong at first day in Tashkent - Preview day 2

6 Oct 2017 16:55

Five winning nations at the first day of the Grand Prix in Tashkent. Israel was the most successful, they have a strong women team and already won three medals. On Saturday Sagi Muki will be fighting U81kg for Israel and Belgrade winner Rotem Shor U63kg, but even more chances for other nations this time. Read the preview by category. Read more

Shohei Ono

Shohei Ono earns respect with Olympic gold in style

9 Aug 2016 00:35

Reigning world champion Shohei Ono has claimed Japan’s first judo gold of Rio 2016 on Monday, ending a run of five bronze medals in the sport over the first three days of the Games. Ono beat Azerbaijan’s Rustam Orujov by ippon in the men’s U73kg division to claim gold on his Olympic debut, adding it to his two world championships titles. Read more

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Sensational Van Tichelt in the semi final vs Ono

8 Aug 2016 18:15

It was an exciting day of judo at the Carioca 2 Arena in Rio. With the men U73kg and women U57kg on show, there were absolute top matches in the quarter finals and the semis. The quarter finals were decisive again with a surprising line up in pool A. Lightweight Dirk van Tichelt had beaten 2015 World bronze medallist An Chang-Rim of Korea. The Belgian judoka created a nice path to the semi final once he had outsmarted Denis Iartcev with fine judo and Van Tichelt seems to be in the form of his life. Read more

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Rio2016 Olympic Judo Preview Men U73kg

8 Aug 2016 11:40

Shohei Ono of Japan is the absolute favourite for the Olympic title on 8 August. However, nothing is as it seems at Olympic level. Ono threw Riner at a training camp, but throwing his opponents in Rio may be tougher. In 2012, Russia won a second gold medal thanks to Mansur Isaev. With Isaev being unable to defend his title as he misses the Olympics, it’s about time that Ono takes credit of his reputation. Read more

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Kazan Judo Preview U73kg: Sagi Muki defends his title with a huge competition

22 Apr 2016 10:45

The European Championships in Kazan will have more than 40 participants in the category U73kg. The 8,700 fans in the Arena will see a great event in quite a European weight division. Although led by Korean An, Rustam Orujov of Azerbaijan is for sure among the favourites. Last year he lost his first round against Jaromir Jezek (CZE) but now he is the number one seed. Muki is now in the same pool with Dex Elmont, the dangerous Uali Khurzev and Polish Damian Szwarnowiecki; a pool of death with even Igor Wandtke in the same area. Read more

Result City Date
7Paris9 Feb
1Budapest2019
2Qingdao2019
1Tokyo2019
1Baku2019

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