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Posts Tagged: Israel Judo

February 17, 2023 2:57 pm

Judo Team of Iranian, Afghani Refugees Compete in 2023 Tel Aviv Grand Slam Competition

Judokas from Iran and Afghanistan who fled their home countries landed in Israel this week to compete in the 2023 Tel Aviv Grand Slam competition...

February 7, 2023 1:12 pm

Israeli Judoka Gili Sharir Wins Her First Gold Medal in Paris Grand Slam

Israeli judoka Gili Sharir won the gold medal in the women's under 63 kg category at the 2023 Paris Grand Slam judo competition on Saturday. Sharir,...

July 1, 2022 9:54 am

When Did Israelis Become So Good at Judo?

For many years, Israel’s role in international sports was an afterthought. Then, 30 years ago, the country began its unprecedented rise to prominence on the...

April 27, 2022 3:57 pm

In First, International Judo Competition Comes to Israel

i24 News – For the first time, the Judo Masters tournament will be held in Israel, scheduled to take place in December this year. It is...

August 21, 2020 12:24 pm

Israel-UAE Normalization Deal Said to Be ‘Judo-Inspired’

The International Judo Federation (IJF) and three Israeli judokas agree that the sport played a role in the historic normalization agreement announced by the Jewish state...

April 11, 2019 5:31 pm

Israel’s Olympic Judo Team Members Say Their ‘Fighting Spirit’ Will Never Be Sidelined by Anti-Israel Snubs

Members of Israel’s Olympic judo team on Monday expressed their dedication to representing their country in the world of sports, despite facing anti-Israel sentiment at...

October 8, 2018 9:38 am

Regev Announces Intention to Join Israeli Team for Historic Judo Tournament in UAE

JNS.org - When Israeli athletes compete under their national flag for the first time in the history of the International Judo Federation’s Grand Prix tournament, Culture...

September 14, 2018 9:47 am

UAE Permits Israel to Display Flag, Sing Anthem at Judo Grand Slam Championship

JNS.org - Israel will be allowed to compete in the International Judo Federation (IJF) Grand Slam competition in the United Arab Emirates capital of Abu Dhabi,...

April 29, 2018 9:17 am

Israelis Win Gold and Bronze Medals in European Judo Championships

JNS.org - Israeli judoka Sagi Muki won first place in the European Senior Judo Championships 2018 in Tel Aviv on Friday, closely defeating Sami Chouchi from...

February 25, 2018 12:23 pm

Israeli Judoka Wins Bronze Medal After Iranian Opponent Gains Weight to Avoid Competition

JNS.org – Israeli judoka Tohar Butbul won Israel’s second bronze medal at Germany’s Dusseldorf Grand Slam competition on Saturday, after his Iranian opponent intentionally gained weight...

November 9, 2017 9:21 am

Morocco Denies Entry Visas to Israel’s National Judo Team

JNS.org - Morocco has refused entry visas to Israel’s national judo team ahead of the Nov. 11 World Championships Open in Marrakech. The visa ban comes on...

October 25, 2017 2:45 pm

Israel Judo Association: Turkish Airlines ‘Excellent,’ Did Not Bar Israeli Team

JNS.org - The Israel Judo Association has clarified that Turkish Airlines did not bar Israeli team members from boarding a flight en route to a major...

October 18, 2017 1:19 pm

Israeli Judo Team Barred From Donning National Symbols at Abu Dhabi Competition

JNS.org - Organizers of a major judo tournament in Abu Dhabi barred Israel’s team from donning national symbols and the playing of the Jewish state’s national...

August 31, 2017 4:32 pm

Israel’s Tal Flicker Takes Home Bronze Medal at World Judo Championships

JNS.org - Israeli judoka Tal Flicker won a bronze medal on Tuesday at the World Judo Championships in Budapest in the under-66 kilogram (145-pound) weight category. Flicker, 25,...


Biden Administration Welcomes Pause on Israeli Judicial Reform Package Afte...

The Biden Administration on Monday welcomed Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu’s announcement that he would put Israel’s judicial reform package...


Netanyahu’s Attorney Rejects High Court Petition as ‘Attempted Coup’

JNS.org - Benjamin Netanyahu’s attorney on Sunday rejected a High Court petition alleging that the prime minister violated a conflict of interest agreement by delivering a speech on judicial reform...

Middle East

Gulf States Call on US to Condemn Smotrich’s Comments on Palestinians

i24 News - The Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC) announced Sunday that it had written a letter to US Secretary of State Antony Blinken to condemn Israeli Finance Minister Bezalel Smotrich’s...


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