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Judo at the 2012 Summer Olympics

The judo competitions at the 2012 Olympic Games in London were held from 28 July to 3 August at the ExCeL Exhibition Centre.

Judo
at the Games of the XXX Olympiad
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Venue ExCeL Exhibition Centre
Dates 28 July – 3 August 2012
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Judo at the
2012 Summer Olympics

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Men Women
  60 kg     48 kg  
66 kg 52 kg
73 kg 57 kg
81 kg 63 kg
90 kg 70 kg
100 kg 78 kg
+100 kg +78 kg
The host venue for judo was the ExCeL Exhibition Centre.
Wojdan Shaherkani became the first female competitor from Saudi Arabia to compete at an Olympic Games.

Russia topped the medal table with three golds and five in total.

Contents

QualificationEdit

Qualification was based on the world ranking list prepared by the International Judo Federation on 1 May 2012.[1]

Medal summaryEdit

Men's eventsEdit

Event Gold Silver Bronze
Extra-lightweight (60 kg)
details
Arsen Galstyan
  Russia
Hiroaki Hiraoka
  Japan
Felipe Kitadai
  Brazil
Rishod Sobirov
  Uzbekistan
Half-lightweight (66 kg)
details
Lasha Shavdatuashvili
  Georgia
Miklós Ungvári
  Hungary
Masashi Ebinuma
  Japan
Cho Jun-ho
  South Korea
Lightweight (73 kg)
details
Mansur Isaev
  Russia
Riki Nakaya
  Japan
Sainjargalyn Nyam-Ochir
  Mongolia
Ugo Legrand
  France
Half-middleweight (81 kg)
details
Kim Jae-bum
  South Korea
Ole Bischof
  Germany
Ivan Nifontov
  Russia
Antoine Valois-Fortier
  Canada
Middleweight (90 kg)
details
Song Dae-nam
  South Korea
Asley Gonzalez
  Cuba
Ilias Iliadis
  Greece
Masashi Nishiyama
  Japan
Half-heavyweight (100 kg)
details
Tagir Khaibulaev
  Russia
Naidangiin Tüvshinbayar
  Mongolia
Dimitri Peters
  Germany
Henk Grol
  Netherlands
Heavyweight (+100 kg)
details
Teddy Riner
  France
Aleksandr Mikhailine
  Russia
Rafael Silva
  Brazil
Andreas Tölzer
  Germany

Women's eventsEdit

Event Gold Silver Bronze
Extra-lightweight (48 kg)
details
Sarah Menezes
  Brazil
Alina Dumitru
  Romania
Éva Csernoviczki
  Hungary
Charline Van Snick
  Belgium
Half-lightweight (52 kg)
details
An Kum-ae
  North Korea
Yanet Bermoy
  Cuba
Rosalba Forciniti
  Italy
Priscilla Gneto
  France
Lightweight (57 kg)
details
Kaori Matsumoto
  Japan
Corina Căprioriu
  Romania
Marti Malloy
  United States
Automne Pavia
  France
Half-middleweight (63 kg)
details
Urška Žolnir
  Slovenia
Xu Lili
  China
Yoshie Ueno
  Japan
Gévrise Émane
  France
Middleweight (70 kg)
details
Lucie Decosse
  France
Kerstin Thiele
  Germany
Yuri Alvear
  Colombia
Edith Bosch
  Netherlands
Half-heavyweight (78 kg)
details
Kayla Harrison
  United States
Gemma Gibbons
  Great Britain
Audrey Tcheuméo
  France
Mayra Aguiar
  Brazil
Heavyweight (+78 kg)
details
Idalys Ortiz
  Cuba
Mika Sugimoto
  Japan
Karina Bryant
  Great Britain
Tong Wen
  China

Medal tableEdit

Rank Nation Gold Silver Bronze Total
1   Russia 3 1 1 5
2   France 2 0 5 7
3   South Korea 2 0 1 3
4   Japan 1 3 3 7
5   Cuba 1 2 0 3
6   Brazil 1 0 3 4
7   United States 1 0 1 2
8   Georgia 1 0 0 1
  North Korea 1 0 0 1
  Slovenia 1 0 0 1
11   Germany 0 2 2 4
12   Romania 0 2 0 2
13   China 0 1 1 2
  Great Britain 0 1 1 2
  Hungary 0 1 1 2
  Mongolia 0 1 1 2
17   Netherlands 0 0 2 2
18   Belgium 0 0 1 1
  Canada 0 0 1 1
  Colombia 0 0 1 1
  Greece 0 0 1 1
  Italy 0 0 1 1
  Uzbekistan 0 0 1 1
Total 14 14 28 56

ReferencesEdit