Melanie Clement Judoka

Melanie Clement

Melanie Clement

  • Country:France
  • Born:3 May 1992 (27 years)
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French Melanie Clement won silver at the GP in Düsseldorf and bronze at the Grand Slam in 2018 and bronze at the Grand Slam in Ekaterinburg in 2017. French champion in 2015 and won 3 bronzes from 2011-2014. In 2011 she won bronze at the World juniors in Cape Town. She took a bronze medal at the Grand Prix Tbilisi in 2018 and took the bronze in Marrakech, silver in Zagreb and gold in Tbilisi in 2019. World Mixed team silver in Tokyo in 2019.
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Judo teen Daria Bilodid claims second world title on Olympic ground

25 Aug 2019 15:35

Ukraine super champion Daria Bilodid is the youngest world judo champion of all time who successfully defended her world title as she won a thrilling rematch of the 2018 final against former world champion Funa Tonaki on home soil. Bilodid couldn’t be believe the achievement in the Nippon Budokan. “I can’t believe it, I know once, but two? For now I have too many emotions. Fighting Funa Tonaki is very hard, now it was in Tokyo. I felt a big pressure and many fans from Japan.” Read more

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Tonaki and Bilodid on course for world title U48kg

25 Aug 2019 08:50

No major surprises so far in the preliminaries for the women’s division U48kg at the World Championships in Japan. The favourites progressed to the quarter finals and a final between Funa Tonaki and defending World Champion Daria Bilodid is still possible. For that final Bilodid will first have to defeat 2013 World Champion Urantsetseg Munkhbat of Mongolia. Read more

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Kazakh Otgontsetseg Galbadrakh show form in Zagreb

26 Jul 2019 17:55

Otgontsetseg Galbadrakh (KAZ) emerged triumphant at the Grand Prix Zagreb after a titanic battle with Tbilisi Grand Prix winner Melanie Clement (FRA) as the pair went toe-to-toe for over 10 minutes on the tatami. Olympic bronze medallist Galbadrakh and Clement, who both hold wins over world champion Daria Bilodid (UKR), both scored a waza-ari during regulation time to force golden score. Read more

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Melanie Clement upsets the odds beating Bilodid

29 Mar 2019 15:05

Number four seed Melanie Clement of France produced the performance of her life to defeat Daria Bilodid (UKR), judo’s youngest world champion of all time, in the -48kg final. Marrakech Grand Prix bronze medallist Clement scored twice without reply to upset the 18-year-old prodigy on her return. Read more

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Nora Gjakova in the final against Rafaela Silva

29 Mar 2019 13:20

A great contest between Nora Gjakova and Olympic Champion Rafaela Silva in Tbilisi’s U57kg final. After the first shift and qualification for the final both won all their matches. Kosovo star Gjakova defeated Dutch woman Sanne Verhagen in the semi final whilst the Brazilian defeated Helene Receveaux for a place in the final in the Georgian capital. Read more

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Result City Date
7Abu Dhabi24 Oct
2Tokyo1 Sep
5Tokyo25 Aug
2Zagreb26 Jul
7Minsk22 Jun

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