Judo World Launches Friday 8 Sep. on CNN

Author: Mark Pickering, on 07. Sep 2017

Judo World, a new 30-minute magazine show, will launch on CNN International on Friday 8 August with a special look at the 2017 Suzuki World Judo Championships.

Judo World is part of a groundbreaking deal between the IJF and CNN which was announced by IJF President Mr. Marius Vizer during the IJF Congress in Budapest.

Find below a programme synopsis and full broadcast details:

Judo World

We bring you the story of French judoka and eight-time world champion Teddy Riner. An icon of his sport, Riner has dominated the heavyweight category over the past decade and is seeking a record ninth World Championship title in Budapest. We will also join Hungary's biggest judo star, Ungvari Miklos, at a training camp as he prepares to take to the tatami in front of a home crowd. Hosted by Rhiannon Jones from the 2017 World Judo Championships in Budapest.


Friday 9/8/17 530am ET / Friday 9/8/17 1130am CET

Saturday 9/9/17 730am ET / Saturday 9/9/17130pm CET

Saturday 9/9/17 130pm ET / Saturday 9/9/17730pm CET

Saturday 9/9/17 830pm ET / Sunday 9/10/17 230a CET

Sunday 9/10/17 1130pm ET / Monday 9/11/17 530am CET

Tuesday 9/12/17 530am ET / Tuesday 9/12/17 1130am CET

Tuesday 9/12/17 1230pm ET / Tuesday 9/12/17 630pm CET

Tuesday 9/12/17 1130pm ET / Wednesday 9/13/17 530am ET

Wednesday 9/13/17 430am ET / Wednesday 9/13/17 1030am CET

Friday 09/15/17 1130am ET /Wednesday 9/13/17 530pm CET

Saturday 9/16/17 730am ET /Wednesday 9/13/17 130pm CET

Saturday 9/16/17 430pm ET /Wednesday 9/13/17 1030pm CET

ET - Eastern Time
CET - Central European Time

Timings are subject to change. Stay tuned to CNN for the latest information.