Huseyin Ozkan Judoka

Huseyin Ozkan

Huseyin Ozkan

  • Country:Turkey
  • Born:20 January 1972 (47 years)
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Huseyin Ozkan is 2000 Olympic Champion for Turkey. Originally from Russia (Chechnya) born as Khasei Bisultanov. He was 1999 World Championships finallist and 1997 European Champion. Now headcoach for Turkey. He captured gold at the Balkan Championships in 2004 in Bucharest.
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Throwback 17 Sep 2000 with the turkish fairytale of Huseyin Ozkan

17 Sep 2000 21:05

At 17 September 2000 Turkey captured its first Olympic title in Sydney. An extraordinary stunt by Khasei Bisultanov aka Huseyin Ozkan. Adopted, cherished and still headcoach of Turkey. JudoInside witnessed the Olympic Games in Sydney with each day new miracles at perhaps the best ever Games. We throwback to 17 September 2000, drawn up by Barnaby Chesterman on behalf of The World of Judo Magazine. Read more

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Report World Championships Birmingham Day 3

9 Oct 1999 22:10

The day promised much with Danny Kingston (-73kg), David Somerville (-66kg), Nicola Fairbrother (-57kg) and Debbie Allan (-52kg) all boasting strong medal hopes but it all went a little flat. Hothead Danny stole the headlines with a display of petulance more akin to footballers than Judokas. Danny comfortably beat Danny Fagan (AUS) in the first round, throwing him for ippon with ashi-guruma. Next up for Britain's errant wild-boy was the World and Olympic champion Kenzo Nakamura (JPN). Danny put up a spirited fight in a thrilling contest, but Nakamura's class was evident and he rightfully won the judges decision. Read more

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3Tallinn2005
7Rotterdam2005
3Hamburg2005
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3Paris2004

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