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Georgian Judoka Ranks 1st at World Ratings

Avtandil tchrikishvili

Georgian Judoka Avtandil Ttchrikishvili, ranked first in the world judo ratings. Georgian Judoka is 340 point ahead of a french counterpart from France national judo team and world champion Teddy Riner. Another Georgian judoka is listed among top ten best judokas in the world, who recently won bronze medal at …

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Zviad Gogochuri Wins Gold at European Judo Championship 2015

Zviad Gogochuri

A blind Georgia judoka has triumphed at a prestigious European judo tournament for visually impaired athletes. Zviad Gogochuri won gold at the International Blind Sport Federation (IBSA) European Judo Championship 2015, held on 27 November in Odivelas, Portugal. Gogochuri defeated tournament favourites in the 90kg category and was crowned European …

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Varlam Liparteliani Wins Gold at Paris Grand Slam

Varlam Liparteliani Judoka

Georgian judoka Varlam Liparteliani wins a golden medal at Paris Grand Slam. defeated five opponents, including two home favourites, and was crowned champion of the 90kg weight category at the International Judo Federation (IJF) Paris Grand Slam in France. Liparteliani, who previously won silver at the World Championships in Rio …

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Georgian Judokas Crowned European Champion

Georgian judo fans are celebrating after the nation’s junior judokas won five medals at a top European tournament. Georgia’s Beka Gviniashvili (90kg) and Guram Tushishvili (+100) received gold medals and were crowned European champions in their respective categories at the Junior Judo European Championships in Oberwart, Austria yesterday on the …

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Georgian Junior Judokas Success at European Championship

Georgian junior judokas have succeeded at a top European tournament and returned home with almost twelve medals. The Georgian junior team gained: three gold, three silver and five bronze medals in male, female and team categories at the 2015 Cadet European Championships in Bulgaria. The European Judo Union praised the …

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Adam Okruashvili Wins Second Golden Medal at Baku 2015

Adam Okruashvili

Georgian Judoka Adam Okruashvili defeated Israel’s sportsman, and won golden medal at first European Games at Baku 2015. The Georgian National Anthem has been heard for the second time in Baku, Azerbaijan after a Georgian athlete won the gold medal at the 2015 European Games. By the 15th day of competition, …

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