Ahmet Sahin Kaba Judoka

Ahmet Sahin Kaba

Ahmet Sahin Kaba

  • Country:Turkey
  • Born:27 August 1993 (26 years)
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Turkish Ahmet Sahin Kaba won the European Youth Olympic Festival (EYOF) in Tampere in 2009 U55kg as a cadet. As junior he won bronze in 2012 and silver in 2013. As senior he lost three finals: Grand Prix Zagreb in 2014, Euro Open in Cluj and Glasgow, but soon expected to shine with gold. He won gold at the Balkan Championships in Skopje in 2017.
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Serbia and Turkey shine at Balkan Championships

11 Sep 2017 14:45

It’s party time in Serbia. After the World Championships take-over in their category U90kg, now Serbia shone at the Balkan Championships in Macedonia. With four gold medals both Serbia and Turkey were the most dominant nations in Skopje. Read more

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Bekir Ozlu inspires homecrowd in Antalya but Kyrgyzbayev takes gold

7 Apr 2017 21:30

There is nothing better for an organiser than starting a tournament with one of your national athletes guaranteeing a medal. For the second consecutive year, this mission was devolved to Bekir Ozlu or Turkey, who obviously is very strong in his country. The Grand Prix of Antalya had it's first final with a Turkish medal, and even two as Kaba won bronze. Read more

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Kazan Judo Preview U60kg: Orkhan Safarov favourite for the title

20 Apr 2016 11:40

Orkhan Safarov is the favourite for the European title on Thursday in Kazan. The weight division for men U60kg has a strong field but without Beslan Mudranov the reigning champion. Sarafov has a rather easy draw and French Vincent Limare could be his opponent in the semi final. He will face Ahmet Sahin Kaba of Turkey as first opponent, not an easy start. On the other side of the table Amiran Papinashvili of Georgia is the most experienced, he is in a pool with Ashley McKenzie (GBR) and French talent Walide Khyar. Read more

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Bekir Ozlu takes gold at Judo Grand Prix in Samsun

1 Apr 2016 18:20

Turkey celebrated a golden party, guaranteed gold is a luxury that the host nation does not have at many occasions. The final U60kg was an all Turkish final. Only in four previous events Turkey enjoyed two fighters in an international final. Two of those U60kg between the current finallists Bekir Ozlu and Ahmet Sahin Kaba who took the lead halfway the match after he proved to be stronger in the transition to ne-waza and scored a waz-ari. Read more

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Dream finals in Samsun for France and Turkey

1 Apr 2016 15:30

When the heat is on, you simple expect certain athletes to shine. Some athletes have the ability to perform when they need it. Some of the best Olympic athletes can take a break of 2 years and comeback with the previous strength but with a load of experience to qualify in time. You cannot say Automne Pavia hasn’t enjoyed life in this Olympic cycle. Despite some injuries, she won two European titles, European and World team title with France, three Grand Prixs and she got engaged, accepted attractive sponsor contracts and today she is again in a final. Her opponent today: Helene Receveaux. Read more

Result City Date
5Minsk2018
3Coimbra2018
5Zagreb2017
1Skopje2017
3Antalya2017

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