Choi Min-ho

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Choi Min-ho
Medal record
Competitor for  South Korea
Men's Judo
Olympic Games
Bronze 2004 Athens -60 kg
Gold 2008 Beijing -60 kg
World Championships
Gold 2003 Osaka -60 kg
Bronze 2007 Rio de Janeiro -60 kg
Asian Games
Bronze 2002 Busan -60 kg
Bronze 2010 Guangzhou -60 kg
Asian Championships
Silver 2001 Ulaanbaatar -60 kg
Bronze 2007 Kuwait City -60 kg
Silver 2012 Tashkent -66 kg
Choi Min-ho
Hangul 최민호
Hanja 崔敏浩
Revised Romanization Choe Minho
McCune–Reischauer Ch'oe Minho

Choi Min-ho (born August 18, 1980 in Gimcheon, Gyeongsangbuk-do, South Korea) is a male South Korean judoka who competed in the 2004 Summer Olympics and 2008 Summer Olympics in the 60kg extra-lightweight category.

At the 2008 Summer Olympics, he ended all 5 of his matches by Ippon, and defeated European champion Ludwig Paischer in the final for the gold medal.

Choi was voted as the 2008 Best Judoka of the Year by L´Esprit du Judo magazine of France.[1]

References[edit]

  1. ^ http://kr.news.yahoo.com/service/news/shellview.htm?linkid=406&articleid=2009020910351777870&newssetid=28

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