The host country of Brazil has absolutely dominated the Brasilia Judo Grand Slam event that took place in the country’s capital from October 6th to October 8th.
A total of 316 judokas from 55 countries participated in the competition, but the host country was the one dominating most of the categories. Brazil captured 17 medals (4 gold, 9 silver, and 4 bronze). Japan secured two golds, as both of the Japanese finalists managed to win their most important matches.
The fifth Grand Slam event of 2019 produced a total of 14 gold medalist, with Great Britain, Cuba, Italy, Russia, France, Portugal, Spain, and Columbia each claiming one gold.
You can check out all the winners HERE.