Political hurdle for Kosova champion

For Kosova judo champion Majlinda Kelmendi, competing in the 2012 Olympics is a test of more than her sporting potential.

30 Dec 10

Balkan politics threatens Olympic dream

Judo

16 Sep 10

Majlinda Kelmendi's dream of winning gold at London 2012 depends on the IOC formally recognising Kosovo as an independent nation.

Final Results

Final results by Athlete
Rank Athlete Country Medal moment
1 An PRK
2 Bermoy Acosta CUB
3 Forciniti ITA
3 Gneto FRA
View full results for Women's -52kg

Head to Head

Sophie Cox vs Kum Ae An

Sophie Cox

Sophie Cox Great Britain & N. Ireland flag

London 2012 medals

0

London 2012 appearances

1

Height

1.6m (5'3")

Weight

52kg

Age

32

Kum Ae An

Kum Ae An North Korea flag

London 2012 medals

1

London 2012 appearances

5

Height

1.6m (5'3")

Weight

52kg

Age

34

View the London 2012 medallist table