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Majlinda Kelmendi World Champion of Judo (Video)

Posted in 28 August 2013

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Kosovo sportswoman, Majlinda Kelmendi, wined on Tuesday the title World Champion of Judo sport, winning the golden medal in the category of 52 kilograms in the World Championship that is being hold in Rio de Janeiro of Brazil, reported Koha.net.

Kosovar Majlinda Kelmendi defeated in the final phase the Brazilian, Erika Miranda, whereas until the final Kelmendi won even four other fights.

To reach the top of World Judo in Rio de Janiero, she defeated Portuguese Joana Ramos, in the second round of this championship, while in the third round she defeated the French Priscilla Gneto.

In the third round Kosovar Judist defeated the German Mareen Kraeh, throwing her on the floor only 28 seconds before ending of their duel. Through this winning, Majlinda Kelmendi is the winner of category A and she should fight with the winner of category B, her old rival Yuki Hashimoton. (kosovain.eu)