Gabriela Chibana Judoka

Gabriela Chibana

Gabriela Chibana

  • Country:Brazil
  • Born:7 August 1993 (26 years)
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Brazilian judoka Gabriela Chibana won the Grand Prix in Cancun in 2017 and Grand Prix in Abu Dhabi in 2012 U48kg which was one of her career highlights. Furthermore she won various international World Cup medals. She won silver at the PanAm Open in Lima in 2016. She won the Pan American Open in Santiago in 2017 and bronze in Lima. She took silver at the Grand Slam in Brasilia in 2019. She took a bronze medal at the European Open in Bratislava in 2020.
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Portuguese Catarina Costa wins gold in Brasilia

7 Oct 2019 02:05

Portuguese lightweight Catarina Costa was crowned the first Brasilia Grand Slam gold medallist after denying world number 26 Gabriela Chibana (BRA) a fairytale start for the hosts. Read more

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Tiny Umekita surprises Olympic elite U48kg at Universiade

23 Aug 2017 14:15

Japan gave full power at the last day of the Universiade in Taipei and the gold medals for Taikoh Fujisaka and Mai Umekita contributed to the victory of Japan in the medal table. Read more

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Chibana strikes first for Brazil with a narrow win over Mexico’s Carrillo

17 Jun 2017 02:10

Gabriela Chibana of Brazil narrowly defeated Pan American Championships silver medallist Edna Carrillo (MEX) in the first final of the Cancun Grand Prix 2017. The 25-year-old Mexican judoka, who was already assured of attaining Mexico’s best result on the IJF circuit, slipped to defeat after 23 seconds of golden score as Chibana countered the home judoka for a match-winning waza-ari score. Read more

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Brazilians dominate at Pan American Open in Santiago

18 Mar 2017 23:50

Brazil is the big winner after the first day of fighting at the Pan American Open in Santiago de Chile. The Brazilian team captured five out of the seven titles. Exceptions on the Brazilian domination were Gimena Laffeuillade of Argentina who took the title U57kg and Antoine Bouchard of Canada who defeated Brazilian Charles Chibana in an expected final. Read more

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Korea takes 50% of the gold at Universiade

7 Jul 2015 11:55

At the last day of the individual tournament of the Universiade in Gwangju, Korea added another three gold medals making a total of 8 gold medals, 50% of the treasure. Read more