Zelym Kotsoiev

Zelym Kotsoiev (born 9 August 1998)[1] is an Azerbaijani judoka. He is a three-time bronze medalist at the European Judo Championships.

Zelym Kotsoiev
Personal information
Born (1998-08-09) 9 August 1998 (age 24)
OccupationJudoka
Sport
Country Azerbaijan
SportJudo
Weight class–100 kg
Achievements and titles
World Champ.Bronze(2022)
European Champ.Bronze(2018, 2020, 2021)
Profile at external databases
IJF25741
JudoInside.com45652
Updated on 6 November 2022.

In December 2014, 16-year-old Kotsoev became the winner of the first U18 World SAMBO Championship.[citation needed]

CareerEdit

He won the gold medal in the men's 100 kg event at the 2017 Summer Universiade held in Taipei, Taiwan.[2]

In 2020, he won one of the bronze medals in the men's 100 kg event at the European Judo Championships held in Prague, Czech Republic.[3][4]

In 2021, he won the silver medal in his event at the Judo World Masters held in Doha, Qatar.[5][6] A few months later, he won the gold medal in his event at the 2021 Judo Grand Slam Antalya held in Antalya, Turkey.

He won one of the bronze medals in his event at the 2022 Judo Grand Slam Tel Aviv held in Tel Aviv, Israel.[7]

AchievementsEdit

Year Tournament Place Weight class
2018 European Championships 3rd −100 kg
2020 European Championships 3rd −100 kg
2021 European Championships 3rd −100 kg
2022 World Championships 3rd −100 kg

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Zelym Kotsoiev". JudoInside.com. Retrieved 19 November 2020.{{cite web}}: CS1 maint: url-status (link)
  2. ^ "Judo Results Book" (PDF). 2017 Summer Universiade. Archived from the original (PDF) on 16 November 2019. Retrieved 22 November 2020.
  3. ^ Browne, Ken (22 November 2020). "French women fantastique, Russia on a roll on final day at European Judo Championships in Prague". Olympic Channel. Archived from the original on 21 November 2020. Retrieved 21 November 2020.
  4. ^ "Results". 2020 European Judo Championships. Archived from the original on 21 November 2020. Retrieved 5 December 2020.
  5. ^ "2021 Judo World Masters". International Judo Federation. Retrieved 13 January 2021.{{cite web}}: CS1 maint: url-status (link)
  6. ^ Gillen, Nancy (13 January 2021). "Riner brings IJF World Judo Masters to conclusion with heavyweight gold medal". InsideTheGames.biz. Archived from the original on 13 January 2021. Retrieved 13 January 2021.
  7. ^ Lloyd, Owen (19 February 2022). "Dicko cements France's place at top of Tel Aviv Grand Slam medals table". InsideTheGames.biz. Retrieved 20 February 2022.{{cite news}}: CS1 maint: url-status (link)

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