Mihrac Akkus Judoka

Mihrac Akkus

Mihrac Akkus

  • Country:Turkey
  • Born:1 June 2000 (20 years)
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Turkish judoka Mihrac Akkus became European Cadet Champion in 2017 in Kaunas. He won the European Cup Cadets Teplice in 2017. He took the Cadet World title in 2017 in Santiago de Chile. Mihrac Akkus (TUR) was number 1 of the IJF World Ranking for cadets U55kg in 2017. He captured a bronze medal at the Grand Prix in Antalya in 2019. He claimed a silver medal at the Grand Prix in Tel Aviv in 2020.

Kim Won Jin back on track for Olympics

23 Jan 2020 19:45

The first men's final in Tel Aviv was between Turkish Mihrac Akkus and Korean Kim Won Jin, demonstrating the high quality of the Korean team engaged in Tel Aviv. Read more


Yeldos Smetov overclasses the field in Antalya

5 Apr 2019 18:35

Olympic silver medallist and former world champion Yeldos Smetov of Kazakhstan lived up to his top seed billing as he claimed his fifth Grand Prix gold medal. The world number six opened the scoring with a waza-ari from a ko-uchi-gari before pinning down his rival with a sankaku-gatame for his second and match-winning waza-ari score. Read more


Turkish starlet Mihrac Akkus grabs season treble

10 Aug 2017 03:30

Turkish judoka Mihrac Akkus completed a stunning treble by winning the Cadet World Championships. Previously he was European Youth Olympic Festival and Cadet European Championships winner. Akkus, 17, who is one of the leading prospects in the sport, raises his game with every competition and was arguably the player of the day as he won four of his five fights by ippon. Read more


Cadet World Championships kick-off in Santiago de Chile

9 Aug 2017 16:30

At the World Championships for cadets the lightweights are ready to gear up for their milestone event of the year; the Cadet World Championships in Santiago de Chile. The IJF sums up the candidates for the titles starting with the girls at day 1. Below each category all winners from the past. Check out those names. Read more


Seven winning countries at first day of Cadet European Championships

30 Jun 2017 18:10

It’s a busy year for many of the cadets. This weekend the Cadet European Championships take place in Kaunas, Lithuania, followed in July by the European Youth Olympic Festival in Győr and in August the Cadet World Championships in Chile. Lithuania is proud to host its first important European Championship ever. Read more

Result City Date
5Paris8 Feb
2Tel Aviv23 Jan

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