Reigning Olympic champion Rafaela Silva of Brazil beat current world champion Tsukasa Yoshida of Japan for the first time to secure the women’s-57 kilograms title on the opening day of the International Judo Federation (IJF) Grand Slam in Baku.
A migrant athletes project aimed at providing integration and access to elite sport has been launched by the International Olympic Committee (IOC) in partnership with the International Judo Federation (IJF), it has been announced here.
The International Judo Federation (IJF) World Tour is set to continue at the setting for the 2018 World Championships with the latest Grand Slam due to begin in Azerbaijan’s capital Baku tomorrow.
The International Judo Federation (IJF) has introduced a rule which will allow foreign judoka to represent their host country at junior national and international competitions.
Mongolian Judo Association President Battulga Khaltmaa has attended a joint China-Mongolia training camp during a visit to Beijing.
Cuba’s Idalys Ortiz triumphed at the Pan American Senior Judo Championships for the 14th time in her career as competition concluded in Lima.
Algerian athletes earned two titles on the final day of the African Senior Judo Championships in South Africa's capital Cape Town.
Antoine Valois-Fortier and Catherine Beauchemin-Pinard of Canada celebrated gold on the second day of the Pan American Senior Judo Championships in Lima.
Algeria's Fethi Nourine and Amina Belkadi claimed the respective men's under-73 kilograms and women's under-63kg gold medals on a successful day for the country at the African Senior Judo Championships in South Africa's capital Cape Town.
Brazilians Daniel Cargnin and Larissa Pimenta tasted victory as action began today at the Pan American Senior Judo Championships in Lima.
South Africa’s Geronay Whitebooi delighted the home crowd by claiming the women’s under-48 kilograms gold medal on the opening day of the African Senior Judo Championships in Cape Town.
South Africa hosts third African Senior Judo Championships as more than 200 judoka gather in Cape Town
South Africa hosts the African Senior Judo Championships for the third time in the event’s 25-year history starting tomorrow and ending on Sunday (April 28).
As if to emphasise the global appeal of the sport, the 14 gold medals on offer at the International Judo Federation Grand Prix that concluded in Antalya went to 14 different countries – and happily for the home crowd that included Turkey.
Greece picked up a gold and a bronze today to move into second in the medals table at the International Judo Federation (IJF) Antalya Grand Prix.
Rio 2016 Olympic silver medallist and former world champion Yeldos Smetov of Kazakhstan lived up to his top-seed billing as he claimed his fifth International Judo Federation (IJF) Grand Prix gold medal in Antalya in Turkey today.