The International Judo Federation (IJF) has described the Budapest Grand Slam as a "litmus test for the future" ahead of the long-awaited return of the World Judo Tour.
Japanese ambassador Keiko Haneda has suggested the Tokyo 2020 Olympics can help inspire young judokas in North Macedonia after she was presented with an honorary black belt.
The European Judo Union (EJU) has announced the cancellation of five more events due to the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic, while rescheduling another.
Teenager Tatiana Guzun has been disqualified for two years by the Russian Judo Federation after violating anti-doping rules.
International Judo Federation (IJF) World Judo Tour competition is set to return with the Budapest Grand Slam from October 23 to 25, with the governing body confirming the event has been given the green light.
Judo Canada's Board has decided to abolish the position of athlete representative to replace it with an Athletes' Committee.
Billionaire businessman Vasily Anisimov has been re-elected as President of the Russian Judo Federation (FDR).
USA Judo cancelled the National President’s Cup Championships in November in response to the coronavirus pandemic.
The European Judo Union (EJU) has cancelled four events and set new dates for two others as calendar disruption continues because of the coronavirus pandemic.
An extension to the British Judo Centre of Excellence - which is situated in the West Midlands, the area hosting the Commonwealth Games in 2022 - has been approved.
The International Judo Federation (IJF) has expressed the need to be "extra cautious" when planning events in Japan after cancelling the Tokyo Grand Slam.
The 2020 European Judo Championships have been pushed back by 11 days in November to accommodate the recent changes to the International Judo Federation (IJF) calendar.
The International Judo Federation (IJF) has reportedly decided that the Tokyo Grand Slam will not take place in December amid concerns over coronavirus.
A message of support for Saeid Mollaei has been posted by the Israeli rival he was ordered not to fight by officials in Iran, which led to the country being banned by the International Judo Federation (IUF).
Iran’s mistreatment of athletes is set to come under the spotlight again when the country’s National Judo Federation launch an appeal at the Court of Arbitration for Sport (CAS) to try to overturn an international ban.