1999 World Judo Championships

The 1999 World Judo Championships were the 21st edition of the World Judo Championships, and were held in Birmingham, Great Britain in 1999.

1999 World Judo Championships
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Medal overviewEdit

MenEdit

Event Gold Silver Bronze
Extra-lightweight (60 kg)
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  Manolo Poulot (CUB)   Kazuhiko Tokuno (JPN)   Natig Bahirov (BLR)
  Nestor Khergiani (GEO)
Half-lightweight (66 kg)
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  Larbi Benboudaoud (FRA)   Hüseyin Özkan (TUR)   Patrick van Kalken (NED)
  Yordanis Arencibia (CUB)
Lightweight (73 kg)
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  Jimmy Pedro (USA)   Vitaliy Makarov (RUS)   Sebastian Pereira (BRA)
  Georgi Revazichvili (GEO)
Half-middleweight (81 kg)
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  Graeme Randall (GBR)   Farkhod Turaev (UZB)   Kwak Ok-chol (PRK)
  Cho In-chul (KOR)
Middleweight (90 kg)
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  Hidehiko Yoshida (JPN)   Victor Florescu (MDA)   Yoo Sung-yeon (KOR)
  Adrian Croitoru (ROM)
Half-heavyweight (100 kg)
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  Kosei Inoue (JPN)   Jang Sung-ho (KOR)   Alexandre Mikhaylin (RUS)
  Nicolas Gill (CAN)
Heavyweight (+100 kg)
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  Shinichi Shinohara (JPN)   Indrek Pertelson (EST)   Pan Song (CHN)
  Selim Tataroğlu (TUR)
Openweight
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  Shinichi Shinohara (JPN)   Selim Tataroğlu (TUR)   Dennis van der Geest (NED)
  Harry Van Barneveld (BEL)

WomenEdit

Event Gold Silver Bronze
Extra-lightweight (48 kg)
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  Ryoko Tamura (JPN)   Amarilis Savón (CUB)   Sarah Nichilo-Rosso (FRA)
  Anna Maria Gradante (GER)
Half-lightweight (52 kg)
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  Noriko Narazaki (JPN)   Legna Verdecia (CUB)   Kye Sun-hui (PRK)
  Marie-Claire Restoux (FRA)
Lightweight (57 kg)
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  Driulis González (CUB)   Isabel Fernández (ESP)   Jessica Gal (NED)
  Michaela Vernerová (CZE)
Half-middleweight (63 kg)
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  Keiko Maeda (JPN)   Gella Vandecaveye (BEL)   Sara Álvarez (ESP)
  Karen Roberts (GBR)
Middleweight (70 kg)
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  Sibelis Veranes (CUB)   Ulla Werbrouck (BEL)   Kate Howey (GBR)
  Ylenia Scapin (ITA)
Half-heavyweight (78 kg)
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  Noriko Anno (JPN)   Yin Yufeng (CHN)   Céline Lebrun (FRA)
  Diadenis Luna (CUB)
Heavyweight (+78 kg)
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  Beata Maksymow (POL)   Yuan Hua (CHN)   Miho Ninomiya (JPN)
  Karina Bryant (GBR)
Openweight
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  Daima Beltrán (CUB)   Miho Ninomiya (JPN)   Tsvetana Bozhilova (BUL)
  Choi Sook-ie (KOR)

Medal tableEdit

RankNationGoldSilverBronzeTotal
1  Japan (JPN)82111
2  Cuba (CUB)4228
3  France (FRA)1034
  Great Britain (GBR)1034
5  Poland (POL)1001
  United States (USA)1001
7  Belgium (BEL)0213
  China (CHN)0213
  Turkey (TUR)0213
10  South Korea (KOR)0134
11  Russia (RUS)0112
  Spain (ESP)0112
13  Estonia (EST)0101
  Moldova (MDA)0101
  Uzbekistan (UZB)0101
16  Netherlands (NED)0033
17  Georgia (GEO)0022
  North Korea (PRK)0022
19  Belarus (BLR)0011
  Brazil (BRA)0011
  Bulgaria (BUL)0011
  Canada (CAN)0011
  Czech Republic (CZE)0011
  Germany (GER)0011
  Italy (ITA)0011
  Romania (ROU)0011
Totals (26 nations)16163264

Results overviewEdit

MenEdit

60 kgEdit

Position Judoka Country
1. Manuelo Poulot   Cuba
2. Kazuhiko Tokuno   Japan
3. Natig Bahirov   Belarus
3. Nestor Khergiani   Georgia
5. John Buchanan   Great Britain
5. Dorjpalamyn Narmandakh   Mongolia
7. Vardan Voskanyan   Armenia
7. Evguani Stanev   Russia

66 kgEdit

Position Judoka Country
1. Larbi Benboudaoud   France
2. Hüseyin Özkan   Turkey
3. Patrick van Kalken   Netherlands
3. Yordanis Arencibia   Cuba
5. Ludwing Ortiz   Venezuela
5. Han Ji-hwan   South Korea
7. Kiyoshi Uematsu   Spain
7. Purevdor Nyamlkhagva   Mongolia

73 kgEdit

Position Judoka Country
1. Jimmy Pedro   United States
2. Vitaliy Makarov   Russia
3. Sebastian Pereira   Brazil
3. Georgi Revazichvili   Georgia
5. Rafał Kozielewski   Poland
5. Miklós Illyés   Hungary
7. inCarlos Méndez   Puerto Rico
7. Anatoly Laryukov   Belarus

81 kgEdit

Position Judoka Country
1. Graeme Randall   Great Britain
2. Farkhod Turaev   Uzbekistan
3. Kwak Ok-chol   North Korea
3. Cho In-chul   South Korea
5. Nuno Delgado   Portugal
5. Djamel Bouras   France
7. Maartens Arens   Netherlands
7. Patick Reiter   Austria

90 kgEdit

Position Judoka Country
1. Hidehiko Yoshida   Japan
2. Victor Florescu   Moldova
3. Yoo Sung-yeon   South Korea
3. Adrian Croitoru   Romania
5. Carlos Honorato   Brazil
5. Sergey Shakimov   Kazakhstan
7. Keith Morgan   Canada
7. Yosvany Despaigne   Cuba

100 kgEdit

Position Judoka Country
1. Kosei Inoue   Japan
2. Jang Sung-ho   South Korea
3. Alexandre Mikhaylin   Russia
3. Nicolas Gill   Canada
5. Stéphane Traineau   France
5. Ariel Zeevi   Israel
7. Martin van den Berg   Netherlands
7. Leonid Svirid   Belarus

+100 kgEdit

Position Judoka Country
1. Shinichi Shinohara   Japan
2. Indrek Pertelson   Estonia
3. Pan Song   China
3. Selim Tataroğlu   Turkey
5. Jérôme Dreyfus   France
5. Frank Möller   Germany
7. Tamerlan Tmenov   Russia
7. Rafał Kubacki   Poland

Open classEdit

Position Judoka Country
1. Shinichi Shinohara   Japan
2. Selim Tataroğlu   Turkey
3. Dennis van der Geest   Netherlands
3. Harry Van Barneveld   Belgium
5. Aleksi Davidashvili   Georgia
5. Daniel Hernandes   Brazil
7. Koba Nadiradze   Ukraine
7. Patrice Rognon   France

WomenEdit

48 kgEdit

Position Judoka Country
1. Ryoko Tamura   Japan
2. Amarilis Savón   Cuba
3. Sarah Nichilo-Rosso   France
3. Anna Maria Gradante   Germany
5. Vanesa Arenas   Spain
5. Park Sung-ja   South Korea
7. Huang Lihong   China
7. Victoria Dunn   Great Britain

52 kgEdit

Position Judoka Country
1. Noriko Narasaki   Japan
2. Legna Verdecia   Cuba
3. Kye Sun-hui   North Korea
3. Marie-Claire Restoux   France
5. Liu Yuxiang   China
5. Salima Souakri   Algeria
7. Luce Baillargeon   Canada
7. Deborah Allan   Great Britain

57 kgEdit

Position Judoka Country
1. Driulis González   Cuba
2. Isabel Fernández   Spain
3. Jessica Gal   Netherlands
3. Michaela Vernerová   Czech Republic
5. Pernilla Andersson   Sweden
5. Zulfiyya Huseynova   Azerbaijan
7. Magali Baton   France
7. Orit Baron   Israel

63 kgEdit

Position Judoka Country
1. Keiko Maeda   Japan
2. Gella Vandecaveye   Belgium
3. Sara Álvarez   Spain
3. Karen Roberts   Great Britain
5. Eszter Csizmadia   Hungary
5. Celita Schutz   United States
7. Sun Xiaofang   China
7. Kenia Rodríguez   Cuba

70 kgEdit

Position Judoka Country
1. Sibelis Veranes   Cuba
2. Ulla Werbrouck   Belgium
3. Kate Howey   Great Britain
3. Ylenia Scapin   Italy
5. Masae Ueno   Japan
5. Yvonne Wansart   Germany
7. Úrsula Martín   Spain
7. Qin Dongya   China

78 kgEdit

Position Judoka Country
1. Noriko Anno   Japan
2. Yin Yufeng   China
3. Céline Lebrun   France
3. Diadenis Luna   Cuba
5. Karin Kienhuis   Netherlands
5. Kang Min-jung   South Korea
7. Esther San Miguel   Spain
7. Sandra Godinho   Portugal

+78 kgEdit

Position Judoka Country
1. Beata Maksymow   Poland
2. Yuan Hua   China
3. Miho Ninomiya   Japan
3. Karina Bryant   Great Britain
5. Christine Cicot   France
5. ? ?
7. Colleen Rosensteel   United States
7. Tsvetana Bozilova   Bulgaria

Open classEdit

Position Judoka Country
1. Daima Beltrán   Cuba
2. Miho Ninomiya   Japan
3. Tsvetana Bozilova   Bulgaria
3. Choi Sook-ie   South Korea
5. Svetlana Goundarenko   Russia
5. Priscila Marques   Brazil
7. Zhang Qingli   China
7. Francoise Harteveld   Netherlands

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