Home judokas stand out at Judo World Cup in Tashkent19.10.2017
Uzbekistan ends top of the medals table with four titles
Uzbek judokas won four golds, three silvers and four bronze to top the medals table on home soil in Tashkent at the International Blind Sports Federation (IBSA) World Cup.
The other three local World Cup champions were Feruz Sayidov (men’s -73kg), Shukhrat Boboev (men’s -90kg) and Parvina Samandarova (women’s -57kg).
South Korea also rounded off a successful World Cup, celebrating four titles through Yongho Youn (men’s -66kg), Jung Min Lee (men’s 81kg), Songlee Jin (women’s -63kg) and Hayeong Park (women’s +70kg).
Yuliya Halinska (women’s -48kg) and Paralympic champion Inna Cherniak (women’s 52kg) gave Ukraine two gold medals.
Great Britain’s Samuel Ingram (men’s -100kg), Iran’s Mohammadreza Kheirollahzadeh (men’s +100kg) and Brazil’s Alana Martins (women’s -70kg) also topped the podium in Tashkent.