Hua Yuan Judoka

Hua Yuan

Hua Yuan

  • Country:China
  • Born:16 April 1974 (45 years)
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Hua YUAN is 2000 Olympic Champion in Sydney +78kg and 2001 world champion. She was world champion at 2007 team championships with China. 1992 Junior World Champion. She won the Asian Games in 1998 in Bangkok.
AbuDhabi venue

Who starts his world level career in Abu Dhabi?

22 Oct 2015 16:50

This week the World Junior Championships will take place in Abu Dhabi. Everyone wants to have a career like Teddy Riner who won the world junior title in 2006 and 2008, but more importantly added 8 World titles and the Olympic title. Read more

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Throwback to a controversial win Douillet vs Shinohara

22 Sep 2000 22:45

One became Minister of Sports, the other TV celeb, the final of the Sydney Olympic Games between David Douillet of France and Shinichi Shinohara was a legendary and controversial match. Exactly 15 years later JudoInside looks back to that day at 22 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 1

7 Oct 1999 22:05

There were high hopes of a British medal on the first day with Karina Bryant and Chloe Cowan both competing. After a disappointing Europeans Karina was out to prove that she had re-gained her form of last year in the +78kg. In a small field Karina scored ippon with tani-otoshi against Francoise Harteveld (NED) before a shido proved enough to overcome Miho Ninomiya (JPN) to qualify for the semi-finals. There she met the imposing frame of the giant Pole Beata Maksymov. Read more

Result City Date
1Warsaw2008
1Beijing2007
1Kuwait City2007
3Kuwait City2007
2Qingdao2002

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