Alex Pombo Judoka

Alex Pombo

Alex Pombo

  • Country:Brazil
  • Born:21 July 1988 (32 years)
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Brazilian judoka Alex Pombo won the Grand Prix in Almaty in 2013 U73kg which was one of his career highlights, among various international World Cup medals, national titles and the PanAmerican title. He won silver at the PanAm Open in Lima in 2016.

Brazil announces super team for Olympic Games

2 Jun 2016 11:10

The Brazilian Judo Federation has unveiled the team for the Olympic Games in Rio de Janeiro. Most of the team was known, but some decisions had to be taken in regard to the categories for men U60kg, U100kg and +100kg. In the men’s lightweights Felipe Kitadai was chosen over Eric Takabatake. Read more

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Brazil shines in Olympic year at PanAm Championships

30 Apr 2016 12:05

Brazil dominates the Pan American Championships in Havana are having completed the first day. With five gold medals, the target was more than reached. Canada and United States were able to win one title. The judo ball was opened with gold for Sarah Menezes, in a world level final against Paula Pareto Menezes defeated her for the seventh time in a direct confrontation U48kg. Read more

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Canadian Arthur Margelidon grabs Panam title

30 Apr 2016 07:35

Arthur Margelidon was crowned PanAmerican Under 73 kg champion this Friday at the continental championships in Havana. In his final match of the day, the Montrealer triumphed over Brazil’s Alex William Pombo da Silva with an ippon. Read more

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Denis Iartcev offers Russia an alternative U73kg

12 Jul 2014 16:10

Tokyo Grand Slam bronze medallist Denis Iartcev won Russia’s first gold medal as they were made to wait until the last men’s final of the day to taste victory in Tyumen. The 23-year old Russian crushed the gold medal hopes of Buenos Aires Pan American Open winner Marcelo Contini of Brazil in a scrappy contest which was settled on shido penalties. The Brazilian infringed on two occasions while the Russian was only penalised once for passivity. Read more

Result City Date
7Abu Dhabi2016

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