EJU AWARDS CELEBRATE OUR WIDE COMMUNITY

The European Judo Union are very proud to be able to honor those in our judo community who contribute to the judo world, whether it be as an athlete, a sponsor, event organisers or those in education. During the Senior European Championships 2022 we were able to personally award those invited and who were able … Read more

David Benavidez vs. David Lemieux

Unbeaten two-time world champion David “El Bandera Roja” Benavídez and former world champion David Lemieux officially kicked off fight week events with a media workout on Wednesday ahead of their 12-round showdown for the vacant Interim WBC Super Middleweight Title, which headlines live on SHOWTIME this Saturday, May 21 from Gila River Arena in Glendale, … Read more

Longtime Fonner Park Announcer Anderson Dies at 69

Veteran Funner Park track announcer Steve Anderson of Grand Island, Neb., died May 16. He was 69. Anderson, who had battled prostate cancer, started his 19th season of calling races at his local track in February. In an obituary, his family noted that Anderson spent the final weeks of his life the same as he … Read more

The Khabarelli Evolution – JudoCrazy

“The Khabarelli” technique stands out as a unique throw in judo because it is the only throw to have been recognized by the IJF that didn’t have a Japanese name. For many years, it was referred to by the IJF as simply the “Habarelli” (the “K” is silent which is probably why they spelled it … Read more

JudoInside – News – The evolution of the Khabareli

“The Khabareli” technique stands out as a unique throw in judo because it is the only throw to have been recognised by the IJF that didn’t have a Japanese name. It’s named after the former Soviet Olympic Champion Shota Khabareli, who popularized the technique in the early 80s. It’s actually a technique based on a … Read more

Report: Ruling Keeps Rice Training While Case Appealed

Trainer Linda Rice, appealing a three-year suspension by the New York Gaming Commission, can continue to train following a judge’s ruling that maintains a temporary injunction, according to a report in the Daily Racing Form. She is awaiting an appeals court to hear her case. New York Supreme Court Judge Mark Powers ruled for Rice … Read more