Egyptian judoka refuses to shake Israeli's hands after Rio loss

Egyptian judoka Islam El Shehaby received boos and whistles from Olympic spectators Friday when he refused to shake hands with his Israeli opponent Or Sasson.

Japanese judo star Mashu Baker wins gold in 90kg class

Japanese star judoka Mashu Baker wins the gold medal in the men's 90-kilogram class at the Olympic Games.

Judo's Silva gets first gold for Rio Games hosts Brazil

Rafaela Silva won the first gold medal for Olympic hosts Brazil at the Rio de Janeiro Games on Monday, in the women's judo 57-kilo event.

Judoka Kelmendi gets first Olympic gold for Kosovo

Majlinda Kelmendi made Olympic history for Kosovo in Rio on Sunday with the nation's first-ever medal at the Games, a gold in women's judo.

First Rio gold for Russia from judo's Mudranov

Beslan Mudranov gives Russia, which was in danger of a blanket ban from the Games, a first gold medal at the Rio de Janeiro Olympics, in judo's 60-kilo event.

Putin grapples with head judo coach, gives him citizenship

Russian President Vladimir Putin grappled with the Italian head coach of Russia's national judo team on Friday and gave him Russian citizenship.