Nov 2, 2012
Gamba to help Russian female judokas equal men's success
Italian coach Ezio Gamba, who led Russian judokas to their best ever Olympic display in London's 2012 Games, will continue to helm the country's men's squad.
'Hachidan' Putin Promoted to Judo Elite
Russian President Vladimir Putin was elevated to judo's elite Wednesday when the sport's world governing body presented him with the eighth Dan belt, the third-highest honor.
After Olympic magic, Judo coach Gamba to stay with Russia
The success of Russian judo team must become a spring board for the country's athletes still at the London Games believes Olympic champion, Tagir Khaibulaev.