A major agreement has been signed by the International Judo Federation (IJF) and an oil and gas giant.
Brazil's Mayra Aguiar scored some early psychological points in her campaign to fulfil the hopes of her country and win an Olympic gold medal at Rio 2016 when she beat the United States' Kayla Harrison in the final of the under 78 kilogram at the Paris Grand Slam here today.
Kelmendi needs only a minute to show why she is favourite to mark Kosovo Olympic debut with Rio 2016 gold
Less than six months before her country is due to make its debut in the Olympic Games in Rio de Janeiro, Kosovo's Majlinda Kelmendi must be daring herself to dream that she can mark the historic occasion with a gold medal.
Judo has strengthened its relationship with the Commonwealth Games by signing a new Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) designed to help develop the sport across the 71 countries and territories that take part in the event.
A record crowd of more than 10,000 is expected at the AccorHotels Arena tomorrow and Sunday (February 7) for one of the biggest events on the International Judo Federation (IJF) calendar.
Antonio Castro-Soto, son of former Cuban leader Fidel Castro, has praised the International Judo Federation following the completion of their Grand Prix competition in Havana.
British Judo has launched its new GB Cadet strategy which will focus on the development of young players’ technical abilities over winning medals in competitions.
Hosts Cuba claimed two gold medals on the final day of the International Judo Federation (IJF) Grand Prix in Havana as Idalys Ortiz and Asley Gonzalez topped the women’s over 78 kilogram and men’s under 90kg podiums respectively.
Israel won two gold medals at the International Judo Federation (IJF) Grand Prix in Havana today as Yarden Gerbi and Linda Bolder claimed the women’s under 63 kilogram and under 70kg titles respectively.
Brazil claimed two gold medals on the opening day of the International Judo Federation (IJF) Grand Prix in Havana as this year’s Olympic hosts made an impressive start to the 2016 season.
A three-time Canadian judo champion has been banned from the sport for four-years after testing positive for the banned anabolic steroid testosterone.
Cuba’s capital Havana is set to host the opening International Judo Federation (IJF) Grand Prix of the 2016 season this weekend, marking the start of a crucial year of competition with the Olympics in Rio de Janeiro less than seven months away.
Hosts Tunisia were able to celebrate double gold medal success at the African Judo Open but France emerged as the most dominant nation in Tunis.
International Judo Federation (IJF) President Marius Vizer and head director of the Judo for Peace Commission, Nicolas Messner, have received the International Creative Organisation Award at the Sheikh Mohammed Bin Rashid Al-Maktoum Creative Sports Awards ceremony in Dubai.
Japan's London 2012 judo bronze medallist Masashi Nishiyama has retired from the sport, according to his sponsor Nippon Steel & Sumitomo Metal.