World champion Uta Abe successfully defended her women’s under-52 kilograms title as action began today at the International Judo Federation (IJF) Grand Prix in Hohhot in China.
Japan’s Abe Uta will be one of three world champions competing this weekend as she opens her 2019 season on the International Judo Federation (IJF) World Tour at the Grand Prix in Hohhot in China.
World Taekwondo President Chungwon Choue and International Judo Federation (IJF) President Marius Vizer have signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) at the World Taekwondo Championships here.
Serbia's Nemanja Majdov won gold in the men's -90 kilogram on the concluding day of the International Judo Federation (IJF) Baku Grand Slam.
Iran has promised to end its decades-long boycott of matches against Israel after authorities in the country reached an agreement with the International Judo Federation (IJF) to arrest a trend the sport's governing body had described as a "disturbing phenomenon".
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.
Beijing 2008 Olympic gold medallist Satoshi Ishii held a masterclass for young, budding judokas at Fuji Project, an award-winning disability sports club in Zagreb.
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.
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.
Olympic and world champions are part of an all-star cast as the International Judo Federation’s World Tour arrives in the Turkish resort city of Antalya for three days of Grand Prix action due to start tomorrow.