WKF Unveils List of Qualified Competitors for European Games

Fight Network Staff / May 6, 2015 - 5:27pm

Wednesday, May 6, 2015 — The 1st european games will be held in Baku (Azerbaijan) and will be the inaugural edition of the european games, an international multi-sport event for athletes representing the national  olympic committees (NOCs) of Europe.

Karate events will consist of 10 individual kumite  events and 2 individual kata events. Europe’s best performing athletes – 48 men and 48  women – will showcase their talents on the strikingly beautiful tatami of Crystal Hall in Baku.

Please find below the list of qualified competitors

FEMALE

KATA
#1 Sandra Sanchez Jaime SPAIN
#2 Dilara Bozan TURKEY
#3 Jasmin Bleul GERMANY
#4 Veronika Miskova CZECH REPUBLIC
#5 Sandy Scordo FRANCE
#6 Vlatka Kiuk CROATIA
#7 Adila Gurbanova AZERBAIJAN
#8 Karen Dolphin IRELAND

-50 kg
#1 Bettina Plank AUSTRIA
#2 Alexandra Recchia FRANCE
#3 Duygu Bugur GERMANY
#4 Serap Ozcelik TURKEY
#5 Monika Berulec CROATIA
#6 Kateryna Kryva UKRAINE
#7 Nurana Aliyeva AZERBAIJAN
#8 Mariya Koulinkovitch BELARUS

-55 kg
#1 Emilie Thouy FRANCE
#2 Tuba Yakan TURKEY
#3 Jennifer Warling LUXEMBOURG
#4 Cristina Ferrer Garcia SPAIN
#5 Branka Arandjelovic SERBIA
#6 Jelena Kovacevic CROATIA
#7 Ilaha Gasimova AZERBAIJAN
#8 Bettina Alstadsaether NORWAY

-61 kg
#1 Lucie Ignace FRANCE
#2 Ana Lenard CROATIA
#3 Ingrida Suchankova SLOVAKIA
#4 Irene Colomar Costa SPAIN
#5 Merve Coban TURKEY
#6 Tjasa Ristic SLOVENIA
#7 Farida Abiyeva AZERBAIJAN
#8 Nele De Vos BELGIUM

-68 kg
#1 Alisa Buchinger AUSTRIA
#2 Elena Quirici SWITZERLAND
#3 Marina Rakovic MONTENEGRO
#4 Cristina Vizcaino Gonzalez SPAIN
#5 Vassiliki Panetsidou GREECE
#6 Hafsa Seyda Burucu TURKEY
#7 Irina Zaretska AZERBAIJAN
#8 Telma Rut Frimannsdottir ICELAND

+68 kg
#1 Masa Martinovic CROATIA
#2 Meltem Hocaoglu TURKEY
#3 Helena Kuusisto FINLAND
#4 Nadege Ait Ibrahim FRANCE
#5 Ivanna Zaytseva RUSSIA
#6 Hana Antunovic SWEDEN
#7 Aytan Samadli AZERBAIJAN
#8 Borislava Ganeva BULGARIA

MALE

KATA
#1 Damian Hugo Quintero Capdevila SPAIN
#2 Mehmet Yakan TURKEY
#3 Vu Duc Minh Dack FRANCE
#4 Mattia Busato ITALY
#5 Tural Baljanli AZERBAIJAN
#6 Christopher Rohde DENMARK
#7 Pasi Hirvonen FINLAND
#8 Adrian Guta ROU237 ROMANIA

-60 kg
#1 Luca Maresca ITALY
#2 Sofiane Agoudjil FRANCE
#3 Evgeny Plakhutin RUSSIA
#4 Matias Gomez Garcia SPAIN
#5 Marko Antic SERBIA
#6 Emil Pavlov FYR OF MACEDONIA
#7 Firdovsi Farzaliyev AZERBAIJAN
#8 Halil Marqeshi ALBANIA

-67 kg
#1 Niyazi Aliyev AZERBAIJAN
#2 Burak Uygur TURKEY
#3 Danil Domdjoni CROATIA
#4 Manuel Rasero Ruiz SPAIN
#5 Yves Martial Tadissi HUNGARY
#6 Steven Dacosta FRANCE
#7 Ricardo Giegler GER300 GERMANY
#8 Irakli Tkebuchava GEORGIA

-75 kg
#1 Rafael Aghayev AZERBAIJAN
#2 Noah Bitsch GERMANY
#3 Luigi Busa ITALY
#4 Ruslans Sadikovs LATVIA
#5 Erman Eltemur TURKEY
#6 Logan Da Costa FRANCE
#7 Illya Nikulin UKRAINE
#8 Panayiotis Loizides CYPRUS

-84 kg
#1 Nello Maestri ITALY
#2 Aykhan Mamayev AZERBAIJAN
#3 Kenji Grillon FRANCE
#4 Ugur Aktas TURKEY
#5 Alvin Karaqi KOSOVO
#6 Georgios Tzanos GREECE
#7 Yaroslav Horuna UKRAINE
#8 Kamil Warda POLAND

+84 kg
#1 Slobodan Bitevic SERBIA
#2 Enes Erkan TURKEY
#3 Martin Nestorovski FYR OF MACEDONIA
#4 Jonathan Horne GERMANY
#5 Filipe Reis PORTUGAL
#6 Spyridon Margaritopoulos GREECE
#7 Shahin Atamov AZERBAIJAN
#8 Moreno Sheppard NETHERLANDS

About WKF
The World Karate Federation is a permanent organization governing all styles of karate and is composed by 188
national karate federations affiliated at a worldwide level.
Recognized by the International Olympic Committee (IOC)
Member of SportAccord and of the International World Games Association (IWGA)

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