Takenori Nakamura Judoka

Takenori Nakamura

Takenori Nakamura

  • Country:Japan
  • Born:8 September 1990 (29 years)
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Japanese judoka Takenori Nakamura won the European Open in Oberwart in 2014
20140705_Ulaanbaatar_TATALASHVILI, Nugzar GEO

Mongolian legend Khashbaatar denied in the final by Tatalashvili

5 Jul 2014 16:55

Mongolian legend and Ulaanbaatar Grand Prix poster boy Khashbaatar Tsagaanbaatar (MGL) had to settle for silver in his homeland for the second successive year as Nugzar Tatalashvili (GEO) topped the -73kg medal podium. Tatalashvili was the only non-Asian winner as former world champion Khashbaatar, 30, was penalised for passivity twice after the Georgian was untroubled by a yoko-tomoe-nage effort. Read more

20140621_Budapest_TAKAICHI, Kengo (JPN) 5

Japan dominates day one of European Open Oberwart

16 Feb 2014 18:15

Japan has dominated the first day of the European Open for men in Oberwart. The Japanese talents took all three gold medals. The highlights for Europe were the bronze medal for Rene Schneider U66kg and the bronze for Zelimkhan Ozdoev of Russia. The finals were all meetings between Asia, or Asia with Pan America. Read more