Yelyzaveta Kalanina Judoka

Yelyzaveta Kalanina

Yelyzaveta Kalanina

  • Country:Ukraine
  • Born:1 February 1995 (24 years)
  • Popularity
Ukraine judoka Yelyzaveta Kalanina won the European Youth Olympic Festival (EYOF) in Trabzon in 2011. She won European bronze medals U17 and U20. In 2011 she won silver at the World Cadet Championships and in 2015 bronze at the World Juniors. She captured silver at the Grand Prix in Tel Aviv in 2019. Kalanina won a silver medal at the Grand Prix in Hohhot in 2017 and she won the European Open in Lisbon in 2018. She won European senior bronze in 2018. Kalanina won the Grand Slam in Baku in 2019.
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Belarus hopes for gold medal for Maryna Slutskaya

22 Jun 2019 12:55

There are enough heavyweight judoka in Europe to make the heavyweight category interesting. The major favourites for the home crowd will be Maryna Slutskaya, former number one of the World and 2017 European Champion. She might be just back in time for this unique opportunity for Belarus to win a European title at home. Read more

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Yelyzaveta Kalanina wins Grand Slam in Baku

12 May 2019 19:00

Yelyzaveta Kalanina of the Ukraine won her maiden Grand Slam title with the best display of her young career. World Judo Masters bronze medallist Larisa Ceric of Bosnia Herzegovina was thrown by the tallest judoka in the category as the raw talent of Kalanina was on display for the world to see. Read more

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Heavyweight Iryna Kindzerska powers to gold in Tel Aviv

26 Jan 2019 18:20

Former world bronze medallist Iryna Kindzerska of Azerbaijan overpowered Yelyzaveta Kalanina (UKR) on the ground for heavyweight gold in Tel Aviv. Kindzerska trapped her younger Ukrainian rival in osaekomi for 20 seconds and ippon to win Azerbaijan’s first gold medal in Israel. Read more

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Iryna Kindzerska hits the golden jackpot in Tashkent

11 Nov 2018 17:05

With 10 medals on the World Judo Tour, Carolin Weiss (GER) was again present in the final block of a major IJF event. She was opposed to the 2018 Abu Dhabi Grand Slam bronze medallist, Iryna Kindzerska (AZE). Despite the difference in weight, the first half of the match seemed to be fairly balanced and as the two competitors entered the last minute, only shido had been distributed, two to Weiss, one to Kindzerska. Read more

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Lightweight Ana Velensek wins sixth Grand Prix title

29 Jul 2018 21:25

Olympic bronze medallist Anamari Velensek of Slovenia won the +78kg heavyweight gold medal in Zagreb as the lightest judoka in the category proved to be the best judoka on this day. Openweight World Championships bronze medallist Nihel Cheikh Rouhou (TUN) was drawn into unfamiliar territory on the ground by the agile Slovenian who locked on a juji-gatame for ippon. Read more

Result City Date
7Osaka24 Nov
1Baku12 May
5Paris9 Feb
2Tel Aviv24 Jan
7Guangzhou2018

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