“International Judo” honors the President of the UAE Federation for the game


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The International Judo Federation honored Muhammad bin Thaloub Al-Dari, President of the Emirates Wrestling and Judo Federation, Chairman of the Organizing Committee of the Abu Dhabi Fiftieth Championship, Grand Slam for the Judo Grand Prix, and awarded him the International Judo Federation Cup at the end of the tournament.

The honor came in appreciation of the role of Mohammed bin Thaloub in serving and developing the sport of judo and spreading the values ​​of tolerance and coexistence firmly established in the UAE society and enjoying the support and care of the rational leadership.

Marius Pfizer, president of the International Judo Federation, renewed his praise for the great success achieved by the Abu Dhabi championships, stressing that the organizational and technical success that was achieved would not have been achieved without the honorable care, personal efforts and continuous follow-up of Muhammad bin Thaloub Al-Dari and his distinguished staff.

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For his part, the President of the Wrestling and Judo Federation thanked the President and members of the International Federation for their presence in their second country, praising the positive participation of the UAE youth team in the International Judo Federation tournaments hosted by the Federation, coinciding with the country’s celebrations of the 50th National Day and the Golden Jubilee of the UAE, amid a distinguished participation One of the ranked stars of the game, as the UAE youth were up to the challenge as they faced the champions of the world championships and the stars of the Tokyo Olympics, which earned them the respect of the judo family for their courage as they fought the champions without fear or fear despite the great difference in ages, levels and experiences.

He added: The Federation will continue the policy of escalation from different age levels, and more attention in light of new plans and strategies that have given the age-stage sector special attention with the aim of communicating generations, after they benefited from previous great experiences, to continue their journey through the upcoming local, regional and international tournaments, all the way to the next Paris 2024 session. This gives them more experience, especially after contracting with the new Japanese coach, Ashido Koki, to train for the age groups, youth, junior and cubs categories.

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Mohamed Fadel Al Hamli, Chairman of the UAE Paralympic Committee, member of the International Paralympic Board of Directors, valued the efforts of Mohammed bin Thaloub Al Derei in hosting the Emirates Wrestling and Judo Federation for this tournament, which gave him the opportunity to meet many regional and international sports personalities, before the elections of the International Paralympic Board of Directors, which presents It has once again invested in the good reputation of the Emirates in supporting the International Paralympic Games and the sports of people of determination at the continental and international levels thanks to the support of the rational leadership.

He confirmed that, on the sidelines of the end of the tournament, he met with the President of the International Judo Federation Marius, the President of the International Swimming Federation Hussein Al-Musallam, the President of the Asian Confederation Obaid Zayed Al-Enezi and the Vice-President of the World Federation for International Sports, and many sports leaders with the aim of presenting his plans and ideas, and to continue his efforts in serving this wonderful category, He hoped that the UAE would always be a place of trust for the countries of the world.


Judo experts unanimously agreed that the Russian team deserved the title of the successful Abu Dhabi Championship, led by its star Mansur Lorsanov, who won the first gold medal in the under-90 kg at the end of the tournament, after he managed to eliminate the Uzbek top-ranked Davlat Bubunov and consolidate Russia’s dominance in the last tournament of the season. .

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A group of sports personalities participated in the crowning of the winners, at the end of the Abu Dhabi Judo Grand Prix, and they are: Hussain Al Musallam, President of the International Swimming Federation, Ahmed Al Qubaisi, representative of the Abu Dhabi Sports Council, Aref Al Awani, Secretary General of the Abu Dhabi Sports Council, and Khaled Issa Al Midfa, Assistant Secretary General of the Authority General Sports, Issa Hilal, Chairman of the Sharjah Sports Council, Vasily Anisimov, Ambassador of the International Judo Federation and President of the Russian Judo Federation, Nasser Al-Badour, Vice-President of the Emirates Wrestling and Judo Federation, and Stephen Fox, Vice-President of the World Federation for International Sports and President of AIMS, in the presence of Mohammed bin Thaloub Al-Dari, and President of the Federation International Marius Pfizer.



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