One of the longest unbeaten runs in the history of sport was finally ended here today when Teddy Riner suffered his first defeat for nearly 10 years at the International Judo Federation (IJF) Paris Grand Slam.
A stirring rendition of La Marseillaise sent a happy French crowd into the evening Paris rain on a high dreaming of Olympic success after Clarisse Agbegnenou defeated one of her main rivals for Tokyo 2020 gold, Nami Nabekura, to win the women's under-63 kilograms at the International Judo Federation (IJF) Grand Slam here tonight.
A Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) has been signed between the International Judo Federation (IJF) and the Crans Montana Forum, a Non-Governmental Organisation whose mission is to promote dialogue between key decision-makers to help improve the lives of the less-privileged.
International Judo Federation (IJF) President Marius Vizer is set to ask for an increase in the sport's quota for this year's Olympic Games in Tokyo to ensure that Chinese competitors are not disadvantaged by the coronavirus crisis which is having a major impact on sport, he revealed here.
France's Teddy Riner will continue his campaign for a record-equalling third Olympic gold medal when he competes in the International Judo Federation (IJF) Paris Grand Slam here tomorrow.
Tel Aviv’s hosting of the International Judo Federation (IJF) Grand Prix ended in a blaze of glory tonight as home male judoka Peter Paltchik and Or Sasson finished with gold medal performances in the Shlomo Arena.
Italy's Olympic champion Fabio Basile topped the podium at the International Judo Federation (IJF) Tel Aviv Grand Prix.
Japan and South Korea won two gold medals each on the opening day of the International Judo Federation Tel Aviv Grand Prix.
A new agreement to expand the "Judo in Schools" project has been agreed in Uzbekistan - a day after the country's capital Tashkent was awarded next year's World Championships.
Tashkent in Uzbekistan is to host next year's World Judo Championships following the withdrawal of Vienna, it was announced today.
The International Judo Federation (IJF) has released the latest episode of its Judo for the World video series, which focuses on Jordan.
International Judo Federation (IJF) President Marius Vizer looked ahead to the Olympic debut of the mixed team event at Tokyo 2020 in his New Year's message.
Saeid Mollaei has been cleared to compete for Mongolia and could represent the nation at next year's Olympic Games following his defection from Iran, after being ordered to throw his semi-final at this year's World Judo Championships rather than set up a potential clash with a rival from Israel.
Olbia in Italy has been awarded the hosting rights for the 2021 International Judo Federation (IJF) Junior World Championships.
Iranian judoka Saeid Mollaei has received the Crans Montana Forum gold medal for seeking asylum in Germany, after being ordered to throw his semi-final at this year's World Championships rather than risk facing an Israeli in the final of the under-81 kilograms class.