Naohisa Takato delivered the first gold medal of the Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games for host nation Japan on the first night of judo finals here.
Algerian judoka Fethi Nourine and his coach Amar Benikhlef have withdrawn from the Tokyo 2020 Olympics to avoid the possibility of meeting an Israeli opponent.
Hosts Japan will hope for big success when judo "comes home" for the Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games.
Senegal's flag will be carried by judoka Mbagnick Ndiaye and swimmer Jeanne Boutbien at the Tokyo 2020 Opening Ceremony here on Friday (July 23).
Agbegnenou a big winner as European Judo Union issues awards for 2019 and 2020 through online ceremony
The European Judo Union (EJU) has announced the winners of its awards for 2019 and 2020, after the COVID-19 pandemic prevented a ceremony from being held for two consecutive years.
Judoka Rustam Orujov and taekwondo fighter Farida Azizova will carry the flag for Azerbaijan at the Tokyo 2020 Opening Ceremony here on Friday.
Ireland's team for the Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games here has been capped at 116 athletes after the selection of two judoka.
Olympic judo gold medallist Majlinda Kelmendi will headline an 11-strong team from Kosovo at the Tokyo 2020 Olympics.
The European Judo Union (EJU) and Mizuno have extended the partnership which sees the Japanese manufacturer act as an official EJU judogi supplier.
Four-time Paralympic judo champion Antônio Tenório is set to compete at his seventh Paralympics after being named as part of Brazil’s squad for Tokyo 2020.
The Kiribati National Olympic Committee has confirmed the three athletes who will represent the nation at the Tokyo 2020 Olympics.
The French Judo Federation has rebranded as France Judo, with a new logo developed.
The International Judo Federation (IJF) has said it is determined to press ahead with its SchoolJudo.EU project, despite challenges posed by the COVID-19 pandemic.
Malawi's Harriet Bonface has said she feels "humble and honoured" to be part of the new International Judo Federation (IJF) Athletes' Commission, which was selected prior to the IJF World Judo Championships in Budapest earlier this month.
Jahangir Riaz, President of Green Hill, a supplier of equipment to several martial arts, particularly judo, has died at the age of 56 due to COVID-19.