Madeleine Malonga Judoka

Madeleine Malonga

Madeleine Malonga

  • Country:France
  • Born:25 December 1993 (25 years)
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French judoka Madeleine Malonga became World Champion in 2019 in the Budokan in Tokyo. She was European senior champion in 2018 and bronze in 2019. She won the Grand Slam in Paris in 2019 and medalled four times in Paris. Malonga won gold in 2018 in GP Zagreb. She became European Junior Champion Judo in 2013 in Sarajevo. She won the Grand Prix in Samsun. She took a silver medal at the IJF Masters in St. Petersburg in 2017. She took bronze at the 2019 European Games in Minsk.
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Malonga seals France’s third gold medal in as many days

30 Aug 2019 17:15

Madeleine Malonga is the new World Champion U78kg. In the Budokan in Tokyo the French woman defeated defending world champion Hamada Shori of Japan who conceded her world crown to Malonga. The French team now captured three gold medal. Malonga followed the success of her teammates Clarisse Agbegnenou (U63kg) and Marie Eve Gahie (U70kg) who won gold on Wednesday and Thursday respectively. Read more

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Klara Apotekar continues Slovenian golden streak

24 Jun 2019 17:20

You just cannot believe it, Guusje Steenhuis cannot believe it but Guusje Steenhuis lost her third European Championships final away. Slovenian Klara Apotekar was the one who snatched this European Games title. Apotekar was the winner of a pool with Natalie Powell and Bernadette Graf and both were more favourite on paper, but Apotekar steadily grew to this level for a long period and the differences are small. Read more

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Dutch women defend European Games title

21 Jun 2019 17:45

The Netherlands won three gold medals at the first European Games edition in 2015 in Baku. Marhinde Verkerk was the winner U78kg. The Dutch have always had a strong line-up in this class and since that period Guusje Steenhuis took over the lead in this division. The former World number one faced some injuries but seems back in time for a good campaign in the road to Tokyo with stepping stones in Minsk, Tokyo, Prague in 2020. Read more

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Luise Malzahn beats the odds and Anna Maria Wagner

12 May 2019 17:05

German judoka Luise Malzahn of Germany shocked teammate and Antalya Grand Prix winner Anna Maria Wagner as she earned her second Grand Slam title against her younger, more fancied teammate. Germany’s 21-time Grand Prix medallist recorded her first international win over Wagner in comprehensive fashion with a harai-makikomi and a o-uchi-gari stunning the world number eight who now has a battle on her hands to be picked for Tokyo 2020. Read more

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Madeleine Malonga celebrates gold with Bercy

10 Feb 2019 19:05

French European champion Madeleine Malonga won her home Grand Slam for the first time as she defeated Tashkent Grand Prix bronze medallist Luise Malzahn (GER) after two minutes. Malonga opened the scoring with a waza-ari from an o-soto-gari and the final was settled when her German rival was penalised for going out of the area which was her third indiscretion. Read more

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Result City Date
2Tokyo1 Sep
1Tokyo30 Aug
3Minsk25 Jun
3Minsk24 Jun
3Baku12 May

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