Clarisse Agbegnenou

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Clarisse Agbegnenou
Clarisse Agbegnenou.jpeg
Agbegnenou at the 2014 World Championships
Personal information
Born (1992-10-25) 25 October 1992 (age 24)
Rennes, France
Height 164 cm (5 ft 5 in)[1]
Sport
Sport Judo
Club Judo Club Escales of Argenteuil[2]
Coached by Ahcène Goudjil (club)
Larbi Benboudaoud (national)[3]

Clarisse Agbegnenou (born on 25 October 1992) is a French judoka.[4] Competing in the −63 kg weight division she won the European title in 2013, the world title in 2014 and an Olympic silver medal in 2016.

Agbegnenou was born to Togolese parents; she holds a dual citizenship and maintains strong ties to both countries. Togo's president Faure Gnassingbe personally congratulated her after she won the 2014 world title.[3]

Medals[edit]

World Championships[edit]

    • Gold medal icon.svg Gold Medal at the 2014 World Championships in Chelyabinsk.
    • Silver medal icon.svg Silver Medal at the 2013 World Championships in Rio de Janeiro.
    • Silver medal icon.svg Silver Medal at the 2015 World Championships in Astana.
    • Gold medal icon.svg Team Gold Medal at the 2011 World Championships in Paris.
    • Bronze medal icon.svg Bronze Medal at the 2011 Junior World Championships.

European Championships[edit]

    • Gold medal icon.svg 2008 European Cadet Champion
    • Bronze medal icon.svg Bronze Medal at the 2012 European Championships in Chelyabinsk.
    • Silver medal icon.svg Team Silver Medal at the 2012 European Championships in Chelyabinsk.
    • Gold medal icon.svg Gold Medal at the 2013 European Championships in Budapest.

National French Championships[edit]

    • Gold medal icon.svg Gold Medal at the 2012 National French Championships.
    • Gold medal icon.svg Gold Medal at the 2010 National French Championships.
    • Gold medal icon.svg Gold Medal at the 2009 National French Championships.

Miscelleanous[edit]

    • Gold medal icon.svg Gold Medal at the 2013 Paris Grand Slam.
    • Gold medal icon.svg Gold Medal at the 2010 Tokyo Grand Slam.
    • Gold medal icon.svg Gold Medal at the 2011 Abu Dhabi Tournament.
    • Silver medal icon.svg Silver Medal at the 2012 Düsseldorf Tournament.
    • Silver medal icon.svg Silver Medal at the 2010 Abu Dhabi Tournament.

References[edit]

  1. ^ Clarisse Agbegnenou Archived 2016-08-26 at the Wayback Machine.. rio2016.com
  2. ^ Thomas Pitrel (29 August 2014). "Judo: Clarisse Agbegnenou, une championne pressée". RFI.fr. Retrieved 4 April 2015. 
  3. ^ a b Clarisse Agbegnenou. nbcolympics.com
  4. ^ "Clarisse Agbegnenou". Judo Inside. Retrieved 4 April 2015. 

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