Junior judokas may get competition after two years

Incidentally, the JFI has not conducted nationals in any categories for the past two years.

published on : 14th September 2021

WATCH | German coach slaps judo star Martyna Trajdos in 'pre-fight ritual' at Tokyo Olympics

The clip of Martyna Trajdos' pre-match ritual was picked up by TV cameras, leading to many concerns for her well-being.

published on : 28th July 2021

Tokyo 2020: Judokas Hifumi, Uta Abe become first siblings in Olympics history to clinch gold on same day

Day Two of the ongoing tournament became memorable as the Japanese siblings completed the golden double in Judo.

published on : 25th July 2021

Judoka Takato wins Japan's first gold of Tokyo Olympics

Takato, a three-time world champion, got the better of a tense encounter with Yang, winning three minutes and 40 seconds into a golden score.

published on : 24th July 2021

India's lone judoka Sushila Devi to face former Olympic medallist Eva Csernoviczki in opening round

Sushila, who competes in the 48kg category, had qualified for her maiden Olympic Games via continental quota.

published on : 22nd July 2021

Japan sending powerhouse team when judo comes home in Tokyo games

This competition in the martial art created by Jigoro Kano in the 19th century is among the most anticipated events in Tokyo this summer.

published on : 1st July 2021

Judoka Shushila to train in bubble in Delhi before Tokyo Olympics departure

Admitting that competition at the Games will be tough, coach Sharma said Shushila's chances at the event will depend on the draw she gets.

published on : 26th June 2021

Judo coach arrested in Chhatrasal Stadium brawl case

The judo coach, 32-year-old Subhash, a resident of Kirari Suleman, was arrested from the national capital, a senior police official said.

published on : 16th June 2021

Judoka Sushila makes provisional Olympic cut, official word on June 28

The loss in the opening round for both the judokas meant Shushila still maintains the lead. 

published on : 8th June 2021

Judoka Sushila Devi provisionally qualifies for Olympics 2021

Sushila, who lost her first round at the World Judo Championship here on Sunday in the 48kg category, currently has 989 points, which puts her at seventh spot in the Asian list.

published on : 7th June 2021

Chennai: Judo trainer arrested on attempt to rape charges seven years after incident

The complainant, a 26-year-old woman, had said that the incident happened in 2014 while she was learning Judo.

published on : 1st June 2021

Indian judokas to leave for World Championships on June 1; France trip also planned

Jasleen Singh Saini (-66kg) and L Shushila Devi (-48kg) were chosen by the federation for the competition scheduled from June 6 to 13.

published on : 1st June 2021

Jasleen, Shushila to take part in World Championships   

The Judo Federation of India (JFI) has decided to send only two entries in the wake of travel restrictions across the globe due to the pandemic.

published on : 26th May 2021

This fighter coach in Varanasi is shaping champs for the future

A judo coach who moved to Varanasi after terror hit home, has trained dozens of champions from Uttar Pradesh’s rural areas.

published on : 23rd May 2021

Indian judokas battle for one Olympic spot at World Championships

The World Judo Championships scheduled in Budapest, Hungary, from June 6 to 13 will decide which Indian judoka will get continental quota for the Tokyo Olympics.

published on : 12th May 2021
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