Dmitrij Gerasimenko

Dmitrij Gerasimenko (Serbian Cyrillic: Дмитриј Герасименко, Russian: Дмитрий Владимирович Герасименко; born 1 October 1987 in Zlatoust, Soviet Union) is a Serbian judoka and sambo competitor of Russian origin.[1]

Dmitrij Gerasimenko
Personal information
Born1 October 1987 (1987-10) (age 32)
Zlatoust, Soviet Union
Height1.85 m (6 ft 1 in)
Weight90 kg (198 lb)
Sport
SportJudo
Sambo
ClubCrvena Zvezda, Belgrade

He won 2 medals at the 2009 Summer Universiade for Russia.

In 2011, he changed nationality and started to compete for Serbia.[2] He won several medals for Serbia in international competitions. At the 2012 European Judo Championships he won 7th place and secured participation at the 2012 Olympic Games. At the 2012 Summer Olympics, he competed in the -90 kg category, beating Roméo Koné Kinapéya in the first round before losing to eventual silver medalist Asley González in the second.[2]

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Džudista Gerasimenko dobio državljanstvo Srbije
  2. ^ a b "Dmitrj Gerasimenko Bio, Stats, and Results". Olympics at Sports-Reference.com. Retrieved 2017-05-02.