After performing in Tokyo, Elmar Gasimov (100 kg), with 3,557 points is now the 12th judoka
in the world.
ISLAMABAD -- Pakistan's hopes to earn a direct spot in 2020 Tokyo Olympic qualifies ended on Friday when the country's star judoka
Shah Hussain Shah lost the pre-quarterfinals of the World Judo Championship being played at Japan.
In 1992, as the Barcelona Olympics approached, Kuka was the best Yugoslav judoka
in the men's under 71kg division and one of the favorites for a medal.
He said that even if a judoka
managed to win a silver or a bronze medal at the World Championships his ranking would improve a lot, which would provide him the chance to qualify for the Olympics by performing well again at some other international events.
Summary: TEHRAN (FNA)- Iranian judoka
Saeid Mollaei reasserted his supremacy in the under-81kilogram Judo weight category with clinching the gold medal in the 2019 Hohhot Grand Prix in China.
All competitors were grouped into pools of four or five judoka
of similar age, weight and experience - making for very competitive contests.
But the Inverurie judoka
, who took valuable Olympic qualifying points ahead of Tokyo 2020, had to seek out the silver lining.
The majority of specialists in this domain are agreed upon the fact that the athletes (judoka
in this respect) can develop themselves a large spectrum of psychological capabilities by deliberate training.
Another Kyrgyzstani judoka
Kubanychbek Aibek uulu ranks the 9th in the weight category up to 55 kg.
Kiyomi Watanabe has a chance to give the Philippines its fifth gold medal after advancing to the finals of the women's -63 kg judo competition in the 2018 Asian Games Thursday at JCC-Plenary Hall in Jakarta.
The 31-year-old Moldovan-born UAE judoka
will be joined by Ivan Remarenco at Budapest while the team for the Asia's showpiece event will also comprise Victor Scvortov.
ISLAMABAD -- Pakistani judoka
Qaisar Khan, who won silver medal in the recently-concluded Asian Cup Cadet Macau, returned home on Tuesday at Islamabad International Airport, where he was welcomed by national judokas
and Pakistan Judo Federation (PJF).