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Mar 19, 2020
Tokyo Olympics 2020: Here's a look at the status of qualifying events for the GamesAs the IOC attempts to keep the 2020 Olympics on schedule, many of the events that determine who would compete in Tokyo have been postponed or cancelled.
Mar 17, 2020
Coronavirus pandemic: Olympic champion Majlinda Kelmendi self-isolating along with Kosovo judo team in preparation for GamesOlympic Judo champion Majlinda Kelmendi, four other judokas and five staff members have closed themselves in at a training centre in Peja, 85 kilometres (50 miles) west of Pristina
Jan 06, 2020
Odisha Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik, Sports Minister Kiren Rijiju launch inaugural Khelo India University Games in BhubaneswarThe Games, to be held at Kalinga Institute of Industrial Technology University, will witness over 4000 athletes from 100 Universities across India vying for top honours in 17 disciplines
Dec 03, 2019
Two-time Olympic judo champion Peter Seisenbacher sentenced to jail for sexual assault of minorsAn Austrian regional criminal court found Seisenbacher guilty of the abuse, which took place in Vienna between 1999 and 2004. The women filed charges against their former coach in 2013.
Nov 28, 2019
Bored of the gym? Try these martial art forms for weight loss and muscle toneMixing things up makes sure you never tire of your fitness routine and that you successfully avoid a workout plateau.
Oct 23, 2019
Iran Judo Federation slams ban imposed by world federation; says it is based on 'false claims' of not facing Israeli judokaJudo federation issued a provisional ban last month while probing allegations Iran's Saeid Mollaei had been ordered to lose a combat in order to avoid facing an Israeli at the World Championships
Oct 22, 2019
International Judo Federation bans Iran over refusal to face IsraelisJudo federation issued a provisional ban last month while investigating a report that Iran had ordered a judoka to lose deliberately at the world championships to avoid facing an Israeli competitor
Sep 19, 2019
Iran's judo federation calls suspension from international competition 'unfair,' blames Saeid Mollaei for intensifying situationThe International Judo Federation (IJF) said earlier it banned Iran for allegedly ordering a judoka to lose at the world championships to avoid facing an Israeli competitor
Sep 16, 2019
Tokyo Olympics 2020: Refugee Iranian judoka Saeid Mollaei training whilst in hiding without guarantee of being able to competeMollaei was the defending world champion, and Israel's Sagi Muki his biggest rival for the gold medal. There was one problem — Iran has a policy of boycotting all competitions against Israelis, even if that means an athlete's training was all for nothing
Jul 09, 2019
Indian judoka Tababi Devi sets eyes on 2024 Paris Games in pursuit to emulate idol Ryoko TamuraNine years after Ryoko Tamura's retirement, India's Tababi Devi wants to become like her and replicate her achievements. Here she talks about her ambitions, near-term targets and improvement areas.