Archive for the ‘Sports/Olympics/Summer Sports/Judo’ Category

Canada’s Jacob Valois wins judo gold at Asian Open

Saturday, December 1st, 2018
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Canadian judoka Jacob Valois won gold in the 66-kilogram class at the Asian Open on Saturday while fellow countryman Hakim Chala took bronze medal in the 60-kg event.

Canadian judoka Klimkait wins gold, progresses toward 2020 Olympic berth

Sunday, November 25th, 2018
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Jessica Klimkait of Whitby, Ont., put a damper on host Japan's attempt at a gold-medal sweep at the International Judo Federation Grand Slam event on Saturday in Osaka, prevailing in the women's under-57 kilogram division.

Christa Deguchi first-ever Canadian woman to medal at judo worlds

Saturday, September 22nd, 2018
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Christa Deguchi of Lethbridge, Alta., became the first-ever Canadian woman to reach the podium at the judo world championships, winning bronze in Baku, Azerbaijan on Saturday.

Watch the 2018 world judo championships

Friday, September 21st, 2018
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Watch live action from the 2018 world judo championships in Baku, Azerbaijan. Action begins on Saturday at 2 a.m. ET with the men's 73kg and women's 57kg preliminaries.