Last weekend we saw current Junior World and European Champion Anna Monta OLEK (GER) claim gold at her first Senior European Open in Warsaw, Poland in the Under 78 category. kg. Anna Monta is currently ranked number 36 in the world and is aiming to make a real statement inRead More →

The second day of the 2022 Paris Grand Slam began with a special celebration, as International Judo Federation President Marius Vizer presented Saudi Judo Federation President Abdulaziz Albassam with the statue of Jigoro Kano, in recognition of their Judo Peace Prize. Meanwhile, spectators inside the AccorHotels Arena witnessed a thrillingRead More →

PESHAWAR: The Pakistani military and Wapda dominated the 27th Men’s and 10th Women’s National Ranking Judo Championships on Sunday at the Lala Rafique Sports Arena at the Peshawar Sports Complex. Pakistani Army players took first place in six different weight classes and consolidated their position for the medals. A totalRead More →

KARACHI: Two-time Olympian Shah Hussain on Sunday won gold medals in the +100 kilograms and freeweight categories of the 27th Men’s Judo Championships and 10th National Women’s Ranking at the Qayyum Sports Complex in Peshawar. Shah, Army representative, defeated Hamid Ali of Navy in the open category final with enviableRead More →

Ukrainian judo star Georgii Zantaraia has ended his professional career. Ukrainian national team head coach Vitaly Dubrova announced Zantaraia’s decision. The Olympic Games were Zantaraia’s last competition where he played two fights but lost his second in the round of 16. The Ukrainian team’s mentor noted that the 2020 OlympicsRead More →