Kentaro Iida Judoka

Kentaro Iida

Kentaro Iida

  • Country:Japan
  • Born:4 May 1998 (21 years)
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Japanese Judoka Iida Kentaro he won the Grand Slam in Paris in 2017 at the age of 18. He claimed a bronze medal at the Grand Slam in Osaka in 2018. He took bronze at the Grand Slam in Tokyo in 2016. He won bronze at the Grand Prix in Zagreb in 2018. He claimed a bronze medal at the Grand Slam in Osaka in 2018. He took bronze at the 2018 World Masters in Guangzhou. He won gold at the Grand Slam in Düsseldorf in 2019.

Kentaro Iida overshadows world champion Cho

24 Feb 2019 20:05

World Judo Masters bronze medallist Iida Kentaro of Japan swept away the opposition in Düsseldorf as he secured his second Grand Slam title. The young Japanese star took the final to world champion Cho Guham (KOR) and caught the owner of the red backpatch with a de-ashi-barai that had the crowd purring in satisfaction. Cho relentlessly attempted his low seoi-nage to no avail. Read more


Varlam Liparteliani retains Masters crown

16 Dec 2018 14:05

Olympic and world silver medallist Varlam Liparteliani of Georgia successfully defended his Masters title as he typically led the way for Georgia. World bronze medallist Lkhagvasuren Otgonbaatar (MGL) was unable to contest the final due to an injury and so the world number one was awarded the win to extend his lead at the summit of the weight category. Read more


Aaron Wolf earns maiden Grand Slam title in Osaka

25 Nov 2018 14:50

Former world champion Wolf Aaron won U100kg gold at his home Grand Slam with a gusty performance. Wolf faced world number 73 and Grand Slam debutant Shady Elnahas (CAN) in the final after the Canadian revelation had defeated Japanese, Mongolian, Portuguese and Czech opposition. Read more


Korean Gwak Dong-Han defeats Mashu Baker at Asian Games

31 Aug 2018 13:10

At the Asian Games in Jakarta Gwak Dong-Han defeated Olympic Champion Mashu Baker in the semi final by ippon and claimed the Asian Games title in the final against Gantulga Altanbagana (MGL). The 2015 World Champion from Korea won bronze in 2014 and gold in the team event. Read more


Russian Niaz Ilyasov wins first Grand Prix title

29 Jul 2018 21:40

Russian judoka Niyaz Ilyasov registered his country in the gold medal column for the only time in Zagreb as he bested three-time Grand Slam silver medallist Kyle Reyes (CAN) in the U100kg final. Read more

Result City Date
3Fukuoka6 Apr
1Düsseldorf22 Feb

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