Grain and Savelkouls losing battle for the bronze medal at the world CHAMPIONSHIPS judo

Grain and Savelkouls losing battle for the bronze medal at the world CHAMPIONSHIPS judo

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Michael Pellet is on Saturday at the world CHAMPIONSHIPS in judo in Budapest failed to secure the bronze medal in the class up to 100 kilograms. Also Tessie Savelkouls (+78 kg) did not succeed to the bronze to grab. Roy Meyer was in the class +100 kg already.

Grain (-100 kg) lost in the battle for the bronze of the Russian Kirill Denisov, who the Dutchman after ippon over the knee explained. In the semi-finals had to Grit after a golden score are several recognise in the Japanese Aaron Wolf.

In the quarter-finals was a Pellet with two waza-ari’s to strong for the Belgian Toma Nikiforov. Earlier he noted on the Hungarian tatami three waza-ari against the Belgian Toma Nikiforov and he defeated the Israeli Father Paltchick on waza-ari.

Meyer was made after one party already ready. The heavyweight lost directly from the Cuban Alex Garcia Mendoza.


Savelkouls was in the battle for the bronze, beaten by Irina Kindzerska from Azerbaijan. She was up to the resits convicted after a defeat in the quarterfinals against Sarah Asahina of Japan, which, on the ippon the boss was..

The Netherlands was the tournament started with a victory against Munkhtuya Battulga of Mongolia and the crew were then ippon with the Hungarian publieksfavoriete Emese part carpathians.

After the defeat against Asahina insured Savelkouls with a victory on Emilie Andeol in France a fight for bronze, but she came up short.

The Dutch judoploeg state after five days, still with empty hands in Budapest. For coach Maarten Arens are the world cup success as his team two medals wins, but so far, there are still no paste collected.

Marhinde Verkerk (class up to 78 kg) and Frank de Wit (-81 kg) were closest to. Verkerk lost in the battle for bronze, while The White in the resits to be killed.

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