Rustam Orujov Judoka

Rustam Orujov

Rustam Orujov

  • Country:Azerbaijan
  • Born:4 October 1991 (28 years)
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Rustam Orujov of Azerbaijan won Olympic silver in Rio and became World Championships silver medallist in 2017 in Budapest and 2019 in Tokyo. In 2016 he was European champion, bronze in 2017 and silver in 2019. Rustam won many IJF World Tour events. Orujov was born in Ust-Ilimsk (RUS). He took the gold medal at the Grand Prix in Zagreb in 2017. Rustam claimed bronze at the Grand Slam in Baku in 2019. He took bronze at the IJF World Masters in 2019 in Qingdao.
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Soichi Hashimoto surprises with golden groundwork

29 May 2016 00:45

Soichi Hashimoto showed a great transition on the ground when he defeated Ganbaatar Odbayar in the final by a rare armlock. Perfect ne-waza with a slow flying juji and pulled the right arm of Ganbaatar into an armlock. Read more

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Mirali Sharipov grabs gold against teammate Boboyev

7 May 2016 17:00

Mirali Sharipov (UZB) took the victory at the Grand Slam in Baku. The Asian Championships bronze medallist won the domestic bragging rights against teammate and Tashkent Grand Prix bronze medallist Giyosjon Boboyev (UZB) as he came out on top in their U73kg final. Boboyev (UZB) led by a waza-ari score after Sharipov tried to lift up his teammate but his compatriot countered with ashi-waza for the opening score. Read more

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Last sprint for best 8 in IJF World Ranking after continental judo championships

1 May 2016 13:05

Rustam Orujov of Azerbaijan is back at the number one position in the IJF World Ranking after his European title U73kg. It’s the only change after the continental championships of the highest seeds. PanAm Champion Arthur Margelidon put himself in the top 12, ninth at the clean Olympic ranking, where the first 8 will be seeded. Read more

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Rustam Orujov wins European judo title for Azerbaijan in Kazan

22 Apr 2016 18:35

Rustam Orujov of Azerbaijan captured the European title at the European Judo Championships in Kazan. Orujov is only the fourth ever European champion of his country. In 2006, the later Olympic Champion Elnur Mammadli won the first European title U73kg and later in 2011 U81kg. Lightweight Elchin Ismayilov won three titles 200-2005 and Nazim Guseinov set the tone in 1993. Read more

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Russian Federation President Putin opens European Judo Championships in Kazan

22 Apr 2016 16:05

Russian Federation President Vladimir Putin opened the European Judo Championships in Kazan with a speech for the 8700 fans in the stadium. With the opening ceremony the judo event was opened with a solid show. It was for the last time in 2014 at the World Championships in Chelyabinsk that president Putin visited a large judo event like this. He visited the team event then. In 2010 he visited the European Championships in Vienna where he also held a speech on the podium. Read more

Result City Date
1Budapest2019
3Qingdao2019
3Odivelas2019
5Abu Dhabi2019
2Tokyo2019

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