Mukesh Kumar elected as JUA General Secretary

Judo Federation of India (JFI) president Mukesh Kumar has been elected unopposed as the general secretary of Judo Union of Asia (JUA) earlier this week in Kuwait.

Japan`s Masashi Ebinuma wins third world 66kg gold
Japan`s Masashi Ebinuma wins third world 66kg gold

Japan`s Masashi Ebinuma claimed gold in the -66kg category for the third time at the World Judo Championships on Tuesday.

It is the third consecutive world title for the 24-year-old Olympic bronze medallist after Paris in 2011 and Rio de Janeiro in 2013.

Four Indian judokas in fray for bronze medals

Four Indian judokas were in contention for a bronze medal in the higher weight categories on the third and concluding day of the martial art event here on Saturday.

CWG 2014: Judoka Sunibala makes bronze-medal round of women`s 70kg

Indian judokas failed to replicate their opening day performance with only Sunibala Huidrom managing to enter the bronze-medal contest in the women`s 70kg competition at the 20th Commonwealth Games, here today.

Commonwealth Games: Navjot Chana, Shushila Likmabam win silver medals in judo

Indian judokas Navjot Chana and Shushila Likmabam had to be contend with a silver medal each after they failed to clear the final hurdle in the men`s 60kg and women`s 48kg events, respectively, on the opening day of competitions in the 20th Commonwealth Games here on Thursday.

Humera Ashique first Pakistan woman to clinch judo gold

Humera Ashique created history after becoming the first Pakistani woman to clinch gold in an international event in Nepal on Sunday.

Pakistan stands 2nd in international judo championship in Katmandu

Pakistan has reportedly bagged the second position in an international judo championship with three gold medals, three silver and six bronzes, next to India on top and Nepal at third position.

Indian judokas strike gold at South Asian Championships

Indian judokas dominated and notched up an impressive haul of 10 gold, a silver and a bronze medal at the seventh South Asia Judo Championships held in Kathmandu.

Judo federation official reviews Cuban Grand Prix preparations

A director of sports at the International Judo Federation (IJF) met Cuban representatives of the sport Friday to review preparations for the 2014 Judo Grand Prix to be held June 6-7 here.

Judokas shine at Asian C`ships

Indian Judokas won a Silver and four bronze medals in the Asian Youth and Junior Championships held from December 11 to 13 in Hainan, China.

Indian win 2 bronze in Tashkent judo event

Indian judokas rounded off their campaign with a couple of bronze medals in the IJF Grand Prix Judo Tournament in Tashkent.

World Judo Championships: Majlinda Kelmendi makes history for Kosovo

Majlinda Kelmendi gave Kosovo their first ever judo world title on Tuesday as she beat Brazil`s Erika Miranda in the -52 kilogrammes gold medal match in Rio de Janeiro.

Mukesh Kumar elected as president of Judo Federation of India

Mukesh Kumar has been unanimously elected as the President of the Judo Federation of India (JFI) during its Annual General Body Meeting, which was attended by 56 representatives from the member units.

India`s lone judoka Garima confident of good show

Going by statistics, it will be very difficult for India`s lone judoka Garima Chaudhary to even end up with a top-five finish leave alone a medal at the London Olympics.

Rajiv Gandhi International Judo Ch`ships from Feb 20

Judokas from 10 countries including Pakistan will vie for the top honour during the 4th Rajiv Gandhi International Judo Championships to be held at Sawai Mansingh Stadium in Jaipur from February 20-24.

Rajiv Gandhi International Judo Ch`ships from Feb 20

Judokas from 10 countries including Pakistan will vie for the top honour during the 4th Rajiv Gandhi International Judo Championships to be held at Sawai Mansingh Stadium in Jaipur from February 20-24.