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After UAE success, Israel signs ‘historic agreement’ to host world Judo competitions
During the awards ceremony, the announcer told attendees, “Ladies and gentleman, please rise for the national anthem of Israel,” after which the “Hatikva” melody was played.
Israeli judokas win medals in UAE, for first time with Israeli flag and anthem
Three Israeli judokas in the United Arab Emirates, competing in the Abu Dhabi Grand Slam competition under the Israeli flag for the first time, won bronze medals.
Regev announces intention to join Israeli team for historic judo tournament in UAE
Israelis will compete under their national flag for the first time in the history of the International Judo Federation’s Grand Prix tournament.
UAE permits Israel to display flag, sing anthem at Judo Grand Slam championship
The International Judo Federation had canceled competitions in Tunisia and Abu Dhabi after they had discriminated against Israeli judokas.
Israelis win gold and bronze medals in European Judo Championships
Israeli judoka Sagi Muki won first place, closely defeating Sami Chouchi from Belgium just seconds before a sudden-death match was declared.
Israeli judoka wins bronze medal after Iranian opponent gains weight to avoid match
Tohar Butbul took home Israel’s second bronze medal at Germany’s Dusseldorf Grand Slam competition on Saturday after his Iranian opponent intentionally gained weight to avoid competing with him.
UAE apologizes to Israeli judo team, but is it ‘too little and too late?’