Judokas of Team Russia grab 15 medals at Kazan Grand Slam 2021

Judokas of Team Russia grab 15 medals at Kazan Grand Slam 2021
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Tamerlan Bashaev brought the Russian team the fourth gold and 15th team medal on the third day of Kazan Grand Slam 2021. In the men’s + 100kg final, the 2020 European title holder managed to beat Rafael Silva of Brazil, defeating his opponent in extra time.

Men’s +100 kg

Gold – Tamerlan Bashaev, Russia

Silver – Rafael Silva, Brazil

Bronze – David Moura, Brazil; Johannes Frey, Germany

Arman Adamyan had chances for another gold medal for the Russian national team, but in extra time of the final fight in the men’s -100kg category he lost the title to Simeon Catharina of the Netherlands. Bronze medals went to Niyaz Bilyalov and Korean Cho Guham.

Men’s -100 kg

Gold – Simeon Katarina, Netherlands

Silver – Arman Adamyan, Russia

Bronze – Niiaz Bilalov, Russia; Guham Cho, Korea

Sanshiro Murao of Japan earned third gold for his national team. The 20-year-old judoka defeated Germany’s Eduard Trippel by ippon.

Men’s – 90 kg

Gold – Sanshiro Murao, Japan

Silver – Eduard Trippel, Germany

Bronze – Nemanja Majdov, Serbia; Luka Maisuradze, Georgia

Following results of three competition days, the Russian national team won four gold, six silver and five bronze medals. Team Japan has three gold and one bronze, France has two gold and one silver.

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