The International Judo Federation (IJF) says it has met the governance target score of the Association of Summer Olympic International Federations (ASOIF) after a re-evaluation of its performance.
Olympic judo champion Silva to miss Tokyo 2020 after failing in bid to have two-year doping ban overturned
Rafaela Lopes Silva, who won gold in the women's under-57kg category at Rio 2016, will now miss the rescheduled Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games after failing in her appeal to have a two-year ban for a doping offence overturned.
Kyrgyzstan is set to host the Asian-Oceania Judo Championships in 2021 after this year's event was called off.
Algeria triumphed in the team contest as the African Judo Championships in Madagascar came to a conclusion.
Mbagnick Ndiaye of Senegal and Hatem Abd el Akher of Egypt successfully defended their titles at the African Judo Championships.
Abdelrahman Mohamed defeated compatriot and defending champion Mohamed Abdelaal to earn the men's under-81 kilogram title at the African Judo Championships in Madagascar.
The European Judo Union (EJU) President, Sergey Soloveychik, has been re-elected to his position at the EJU Congress, serving in his role until 2024.
South Africa’s Geronay Whitebooi retained her African Judo Championships title on the opening day of competition in Madagascar.
Qualification points for the Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games will be on offer as Madagascar hosts the African Judo Championships.
Hifumi Abe overcame world champion Joshiro Maruyama in a one-off bout to secure the final place in Japan's judo team for their home Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games.
The International Judo Federation (IJF) has announced the launch of an online festival featuring top athletes, coaches and programmes from the sport.
Ivan Todorov thanked members of the Serbian Judo Federation for the "trust" given to him for the next Olympiad after his re-election as President.
Austria's Sabrina Filzmoser and Brazil's Flavio Canto have been appointed as International Judo Federation (IJF) climate ambassadors by IJF President Marius Vizer, in a bid to spread the message of environmentalism.
Tributes have come in from the world of judo after the death of Czech official Josef Letosnik at the age of 81.
Stéphane Nomis has been appointed as the new President of the French Judo Federation (FFJ) after winning an election against long-standing leader Jean-Luc Rougé.