Amel Mekić

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Amel Mekić
Personal information
Born (1981-09-21) 21 September 1981 (age 37)
Sarajevo, SR Bosnia and Herzegovina, SFR Yugoslavia
Height1.89 m (6 ft 2 12 in)
Weight100 kg (220 lb)
CountryBosnia and Herzegovina

Amel Mekić (born 21 September 1981) is a retired Bosnian judoka.

He is consistently ranked as one of top sportspeople in Bosnia and Herzegovina, held annually by Nezavisne Novine.

He was part of the Bosnian Olympic team at the 2008 Summer Olympics and at the 2012 Summer Olympics. He was the Bosnian flag-bearer at the 2012 Summer Olympics.


Year Tournament Place Weight class
2011 European Judo Championships 1st Half heavyweight (100 kg)
2007 World Judo Championships 5th Half heavyweight (100 kg)
2005 European Judo Championships 7th Half heavyweight (100 kg)
Mediterranean Games 3rd Half heavyweight (100 kg)
2003 World Judo Championships 5th Open class
Universiade 3rd Half heavyweight (100 kg)
2001 World Judo Championships 5th Middleweight (90 kg)

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Olympic Games
Preceded by
Nedžad Fazlija
Flagbearer for  Bosnia and Herzegovina
Beijing 2008
London 2012
Succeeded by
Amel Tuka