The First Day Preliminary of the Tyumen Grand Slam Has Just Finished. Eight Tyumen judoka will compete for gold medals in finals, where are also five more athletes from the Russian national team.
For women under 48 kg we will cheer for Natalia Kondratyeva against Japanese Tonaki Funa. In finals of -52 kg Russian judoka Yulia Ryzhova will compete with Shishime Ai from Japan. Furthermore, Aigul Tashtimirova from Tyumen will fight for bronze. Under 57 kg we have in finals Daria Mezhetskaia (Russia) and Yoshida Tsukasa (Japan). In the final of the category -63 kg Tyumen citizens will cheer up for Daria Davydova, who is competing with Nouchi Aimi (Japan).
At the men contest, we also know the participants’ names of the final block. Albert Oguzov (Russia) will fight for gold against Oshima Yuma (Japan), categoty – 60 kg. Under 66 kg there is a final with Russian judoka Anzaur Ardanov and Japanese Abe Hifumi. The most interesting final is the -73 kg category where we will see the fight between two Russian judokas – Musa Mogushkov and Arbi Khamkhoev. Both athletes are from Tyumen.
The final block starts at 4.30 p.m. of local time.