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Judo: France and Japan battle it out at the 2022 Paris Grand Slam

The second day of the 2022 Paris Grand Slam began with a special celebration, as International Judo Federation President, Marius Vizer, presented Saudi Judo Federation President, Abdulaziz Albassam, with the Jigoro Kano Statue, in recognition of their Judo for Peace Award. Meanwhile, the spectators inside the AccorHotels Arena were in for a thrilling final in …

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Highland Boxing Academy recognize athletes for their efforts over the 2021/22 season as Inverness club holds end-of-year awards night

Highland Boxing Academy recently held their end-of-season awards for the 2021/22 campaign, with a number of athletes winning prizes. When all was said and done, Joshua Morrison was the big winner of the night, held at Inverness Ice Centre. Joshua Morrison was voted Highland Boxing Academy’s people’s champion, as well as winning youth boxer of …

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Ullapool judo star Malin Wilson says Commonwealth Games medal is best moment of her career so far

JUDO star Malin Wilson says winning a bronze medal at the Commonwealth Games is the biggest moment of her career so far. – The 27-year-old, from Ullapool, claimed a place on the podium after winning bronze in the 57kg category on Monday. Wilson defeated Lele Nairne, from England, by a golden point after the fight …

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Ullapool judo star Malin Wilson says Commonwealth Games medal is best moment of her career so far

JUDO star Malin Wilson says winning a bronze medal at the Commonwealth Games is the biggest moment of her career so far. – The 27-year-old, from Ullapool, claimed a place on the podium after winning bronze in the 57kg category on Monday. Wilson defeated Lele Nairne, from England, by a golden point after the fight …

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Ullapool judo star Malin Wilson says Commonwealth Games medal is best moment of her career so far

JUDO star Malin Wilson says winning a bronze medal at the Commonwealth Games is the biggest moment of her career so far. – The 27-year-old, from Ullapool, claimed a place on the podium after winning bronze in the 57kg category on Monday. Wilson defeated Lele Nairne, from England, by a golden point after the fight …

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Emma Reid overcomes injury for career highlight judo gold at Birmingham Commonwealth Games

Emma Reid won a gold medal at the Birmingham Commonwealth Games. Picture: Team England (58444762) By James Reid, Sportsbeat They say never meet your heroes, but how about beating them? Melbourne Judo Club member Emma Reid claimed Commonwealth gold on Wednesday by beating “idol” Natalie Powell in front of a packed-out Coventry Arena. Reid produced …

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