Our judokas achieved a great success in Europe

The European Open Judo Championship has ended held in Bucharest, Romania. 376 athletes from 29 countries (244 men, 132 women) have competed in the tournament and the national team has been represented by 15 judokas (13 men, 2 women).

3 judokas of the national team and "Neftchi Sports Club” have owned medals. Tural Safguliyev (90 kg) has won the athletes of Romania, Great Britain and Italy and qualified for the final. In the final, he has also won the athlete of Israel Kochman Li and become the European champion.

Huseyin Rahimli(73 kg) and Fagan Guluzada has only lost in the final and taken silver medals of the championship.

Note that, based on the number of medals the national men’s team has completed the championship in the first place.