Manuel Lombardo Judoka

Manuel Lombardo

Manuel Lombardo

  • Country:Italy
  • Born:4 December 1998 (21 years)
  • Popularity
Italian judoka Manuel Lombardo opened 2019 with a victory at the Grand Prix in Tel Aviv. He won the IJF World Masters in 2019 in Qingdao. He became European Cadet Champion U18 in 2015. In 2017 he won the Junior European Cups in Lignano and La Coruna. He took bronze at the European Open in Oberwart in 2018. Lombardo was fifth at the 2019 World Championships. He took silver at the Grand Slam in Brasilia and gold in Abu Dhabi in 2019.
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Manuel Lombardo considered Young judoka of 2019

23 Dec 2019 15:35

World-class Italian hotshot Manuel Lombardo won three IJF events in 2019 starting with the opener, the Tel Aviv Grand Prix, and finishing in December with the Masters, on the back of victory at the Abu Dhabi Grand Slam. Read more

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Italian starlet Manuel Lombardo aces Masters debut

12 Dec 2019 13:45

Italian super talent and Junior World Champion Manuel Lombardo won World Judo Masters gold by conquering four-time Grand Prix winner Ganbold Kherlen (MGL) in the U66kg final. The Italian Abu Dhabi Grand Slam winner made an immediate impact having qualified for his first Masters as he turned under the Mongolian to throw for a waza-ari score. Upon review, the score was upgraded as Ganbold had bridged to try to escape and in doing so endangered himself to slip to defeat via the maximum score. Read more

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Manuel Lombardo rewards himself for five-star showing

24 Oct 2019 18:35

World number 10 Manuel Lombardo of Italy won all five of his contests by ippon as he charged to his first Grand Slam title. The 20-year-old outperformed former World Judo Masters winner Orkhan Safarov (AZE) in the final as the Italian scored with a ippon-seoi-nage and a modified kata-guruma respectively to win by two scores without reply. Read more

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Brazilian Daniel Cargnin pips Junior World Champ Manuel Lombardo

7 Oct 2019 04:05

World number seven Daniel Cargnin (BRA) grasped his home Grand Slam opportunity with both hands as he recorded his first IJF World Judo Tour victory and, in dream fashion, achieved it on home soil. Cargnin, 21, conquered fellow young gun and Tokyo 2020 contender Manuel Lombardo (ITA) who won the Tel Aviv Grand Prix in January. Read more

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Beslan Mudranov doesn't impress yet U66kg

6 Oct 2019 21:25

Russian 2016 Olympic champion U60kg Beslan Mudranov came in action at the Grand Slam in Brasilia on Sunday. Two-time European silver medallist Matteo Medves (ITA) was his opponent in the first round. Mudranov (RUS) who has won five Grand Prix events, four Grand Slam medals and a world silver survived this first round against 25-year old Medves. Read more

Result City Date
1Qingdao2019
1Abu Dhabi2019
2Brasilia2019
5Tokyo2019
5Düsseldorf2019

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