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Defying boycott trend, Saudi judoka competes against Israeli

Defying boycott trend, Saudi judoka competes against Israeli

Amid trend of judokas refusing to compete against Israelis, Saudi Arabian judoka faces off against Israeli at Olympics, and shakes her hand.Arutz Sheva Staff, 30/07/2021 12:04
Second judoka drops out of Olympics rather than face Israeli

Second judoka drops out of Olympics rather than face Israeli

Sudan's Mohamed Abdalrasool weighs in for match but fails to show up for bout against Israeli judoka Tohar Butbul at Tokyo Olympics.Dan Verbin, 26/07/2021 21:30
Watch: Iranian judoka wins silver in Tel Aviv, thanks Israel

Watch: Iranian judoka wins silver in Tel Aviv, thanks Israel

Iranian-born judoka once instructed to drop a match rather than compete against Israeli opponent wins silver medal in Tel Aviv event.ILTV, 21/02/2021 21:14
Iranian judoka wins silver medal at Tel Aviv Grand Slam

Iranian judoka wins silver medal at Tel Aviv Grand Slam

Saeid Mollaei fled his country after ignoring orders to drop out of a match to avoid facing an Israeli.Elad Benari, Canada, 19/02/2021 22:45
'Unforgettable feeling' - Israeli judokas on winning 3 medals

'Unforgettable feeling' - Israeli judokas on winning 3 medals

Israeli judokas took home 2 Gold & 1 silver on Day 1 of Tel Aviv Grand Prix, thanked crowd for support, recalled hearing nat'l anthem., 18/02/2021 19:34
Judo Grand Slam in Tel Aviv to host former Iranian champion

Judo Grand Slam in Tel Aviv to host former Iranian champion

Judo grand slam to begin this week in Israel, with exiled world champion, Iranian judoka Saeid Mollaei, competing on behalf of Mongolia.ILTV, 16/02/2021 16:35
You mean to tell me Jews are fighting?

You mean to tell me Jews are fighting?

A nice Jewish boy became the World Judo Champion - and the not so nice Egyptian sore loser he bested refused to shake his hand. Jack Engelhard, 02/09/2019 13:30
Israeli judo team scores gold medal win

Israeli judo team scores gold medal win

Tohar Butbul won the gold medal at the Grand Prix in Zagreb, Crotia and Peter Paltchik won the bronze in the under 100 kg category.Neri Weiss, 28/07/2019 22:36
Israeli judokas win three medals at Grand Slam Championship

Israeli judokas win three medals at Grand Slam Championship

Gefen Primo wins the bronze, Tohar Butbul wins a silver medal and the great Sagi Muki wins the gold medal in Baku, Azerbaijan.Neri Weiss, 11/05/2019 22:47
Watch: Minister tears up as Israeli anthem played in UAE

Watch: Minister tears up as Israeli anthem played in UAE

Culture and Sports Minister Miri Regev tears us as she hears Israeli anthem played for first time Arab Gulf state.AFP, Arutz Sheva Staff, 28/10/2018 19:19
Israeli Judokas allowed to show national pride in Abu Dhabi

Israeli Judokas allowed to show national pride in Abu Dhabi

After years of refusals, Israeli judokas to perform under national flag and play anthem at Judo Grand Slam in Abu Dhabi.Tzvi Lev, 27/10/2018 21:06
Israeli judokas to participate in UAE tourney under Israeli flag

Israeli judokas to participate in UAE tourney under Israeli flag

Following cancellation of previous events due to refusal to permit Israeli national symbols, Israeli flag to be featured at UAE event.JTA, 13/09/2018 15:22
Israeli judoka wins gold, hears Hatikva at Europe championship

Israeli judoka wins gold, hears Hatikva at Europe championship

Israeli national anthem played European Senior Judo Championships in Tel Aviv after Hatikva banned at Abu Dhabi Grand Slam tournament.JTA, 29/04/2018 21:12