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judo,

n Japanese martial art and sport derived from jujutsu; relies primarily on grappling techniques and a philosophy that emphasizes yielding instead of resistance.
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Besides me, but there are a couple of other younger judokas who are capable of reaching this goal in 2016.
In the semifinals, he gained the victory over German judoka Igor Wandtke.
At the end of the tournament, Iranian judokas are scheduled to participate in a warm up camp in Dusseldorf before departing for Prague to participate in an open international tournament in the Czech Republic.
Especially among our female judoka there's a lot of strength in depth from -52kg up to -70kg which is really positive for us as a sport and a performance programme That competition will keep everyone on their toes and it's an exciting time.
The lone Indian judoka to have qualified for the Rio Games backs his level- headed approach to pay dividends at the mega event.
He competed against Brazilian judoka Correa Luciano in the final.
BJA elite performance coach Kate Howey is con-fident the British judoka can continue their promising form in testing conditions.
Kyrgyzstani Adilet Talant uulu has become the 5th in the world junior ranking of the strongest judokas, according to the International Judo Federation.
A total of 238 Judokas from 60 countries and regions are taking part in the two-day tournament for qualifying for the Rio 2016 Olympic Games.
Essex judoka Faith Pitman quickly followed suit after a waza-ari throw beat Australian Katharina Haecker.
This evidence-based information can help the professionals who work with competitive judokas to effectively plan training programs that match the specific needs of the individual judoka.
Ce In the 73kg division, Libya's Mohamed Abdulnasr also finished ninth after first beating Ivory Coast's Patrick Dabo Serge in the preliminary stage and then losing his bouts in the Repechage against Ragheb Karchoud (Tunisia) and Emmanuel Nartey (Ghana) Libya's other judoka, Mohamed Ellafi in the 81kg division failed to classify.