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Georgia Launches the First Judo Fan Club

Georgia is a predominant country when it comes to judo.

Lasha Shavdatuashvili: It’s a Question of Passion and Hard Work

Since Lasha Shavdatuashvili won the world title in Budapest a few weeks ago, we already had the chance ...

Georgia Ends With a Bang

We had to wait for the very last final to know which nation would finish at the top of the medal table, ...

Actual Covid Facts and Results from Tbilisi Grand Slam

Due to false information being circulated regarding the Tbilisi Grand Slam, the IJF is publishing a factual ...

Grand Slam Tbilisi 2021
Day 2: Certainty and Uncertainty

The second day of a World Judo Tour tournament like the Grand Slam in Tbilisi is always more compact, ...

Grand Slam Tbilisi 2021
Five Countries, Five Golds

There is something cathartic about a judo tournament; a sense of elation, as if there is a release expected ...

Music to listen
Judoka by Day, Pianist by Night

A talented person is talented in everything! That can be said about Georgian judoka Ilia Sulamanidze. ...

David Khakhaleishvili Passed Away

Times are difficult. We have sadly learned of the passing of former Olympic judo champion David Khakhaleishvili ...

Düsseldorf GS - Day 3 Results
Tushishvili stars as the heavyweights thrill Germany

Düsseldorf Grand Slam – DAY THREE

#Judobudapest Guide
5 Must-See Preliminary Round Clashes

IJF World Judo Tour champions are out in force in Budapest and we’ve picked five mouthwatering preliminary ...

Catching up with Georgian great Shota Khabareli in Tbilisi
The man behind the Khabareli

There a many ways a champion can be remembered. One of the most unique is to have a technique named after ...

Tbilisi Grand Prix Trailer

From March 29-31, Tbilisi in Georgia will be the Judo World Capital.