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European Open in Minsk test event for 2019 European Games

17 Aug 2018 11:20

This weekend the European Open in Minsk will be held. More than 400 athletes will take part in what is called the test event for the 2019 European Games. This state of the art event will be held for all sports in 2019 in the Belarussian capital. Read more

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European Champion Kim Polling five months out

16 Aug 2018 13:45

Dutch European Champion Kim Polling won’t compete at the World Championships. The four-time European champion is expected to recover at least five months and will be missing the worlds at the end of September. Read more

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Analyzing penalties can lead to immediate benefits

15 Aug 2018 11:55

When you see a pattern in the way your student receives penalties or shido’s it can often be associated a few different larger issues with your student. Being able to find the patterns is very important as well as finding the deeper reasoning behind these penalties. Read more

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Kokoro Kageura ends Budapest Grand Prix with heavyweight gold

12 Aug 2018 22:05

The Budapest Grand Prix’s men’s heavyweight crown went to Japan and Paris Grand Slam winner Kageura Kokoro who eventually found a way to defeat European Championships bronze medallist Stephan Hegyi (AUT) in golden score to claim Japan’s ninth gold medal in Budapest. Read more

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Aaron Wolf beats world-class pack of contenders in Budapest

12 Aug 2018 21:05

World champion Aaron Wolf showed no signs of being off the circuit for 12 months as he won gold in Budapest as he did one year ago at his first World Championships. Tokai University judoka Wolf, who was wearing his red backpatch for the first time, in his comeback event, looked sharp and was ruthless with his ashi-waza which he used to setup the majority of his scores. Read more

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Terrific Toth wins fifth Grand Prix title

12 Aug 2018 20:05

Toth Krisztian of Hungary chalked up a fifth Grand Prix win and his second in his homeland with a battling display in the -90kg category. Former world silver medallist Toth faced world bronze medallist Ushangi Margiani (GEO) in the gold medal contest and matched his 2017 win over the Georgian to send the home faithful into raptures. Read more

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Cuban legend Ortiz wins first IJF gold since 2016 ahead of Worlds

12 Aug 2018 19:30

Cuban all-time great Idalys Ortiz remained undefeated in 2018 with a vintage display as the three-time Olympic medallist showed that she is on track for Baku 2018. Ortiz, who won the Pan American Championships in April, is one of the most revered heavyweight judoka of all time having took bronze at Beijing 2008, gold at London 2012 and silver at Rio 2016 in addition to two world titles. Read more

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