Photographs by Emanuele Di Feliciantonio, Tamara Kulumbegashvili.

The Dushanbe Grand Slam 2024, the second ever IJF World Judo Tour event to be hosted in Tajikistan, has concluded. Similar to the previous Dushanbe Grand Prix 2023, this latest event was another success. The 3,500 capacity Kasri Tennis Arena was completely filled across the three days of competition. Additionally, numerous more spectators watched the action unfold on the large screens set up in the fan zone outside the venue.

 

Men -60kg category

Medals, cheques and flowers were presented by Mr Ismoil Mahmadzoir, president of the Tajikistan Judo Federation, and Mr Sharaf Bobojonov, chairman of the Rasht Region Judo Federation.

Men -66kg category

Medals, cheques and flowers were presented by Mr Ozodkhon Davlatshoev, CEO of TCELL, sponsor of the Dushanbe Grand Slam 2024, and Mr Ergash Makhmadbekov, vice-president of the Tajikistan Judo Federation.

Final Results (-66 kg)

Men -73kg category

Medals, cheques and flowers were presented by Mr Rustam Emomali, Mayor of Dushanbe, and Mr Ismoil Mahmadzoir, President of the Tajikistan Judo Federation.

Men -81kg category

Medals, cheques and flowers were presented by Mr Shohei Ono, 2 time Olympic and 3 time world champion, and Mr Sukhrob Sohibov, Director of the Sanatorium ‘Shohambari,’ sponsor of the Dushanbe Grand Slam 2024.

Men -90kg category

Medals, cheques and flowers were presented by Mr Almaz Alsenov, CEO of Harvest Group, IJF Partner, and Mr Tojiddin Sharifzoda, CEO of the Ahvar Plastic Clinic and Ahvar Innovative Diagnostic Center, Sponsor of the Dushanbe Grand Slam 2024.

Men -100kg category

Medals, cheques and flowers were presented by Mr Naser Al Tamimi, IJF General Treasurer, and Mr Rasul Boqiev, Olympic and world bronze medallist.

Final Results (-100 kg)

Men +100kg category

Medals, cheques and flowers were presented by Mr Ismoil Mahmadzoir, President of the Tajikistan Judo Federation, and Mr Rustam Saidov, Director of the Holding Asia Group Tajikistan.