Samuel Ingram Takes Gold at the 2017 Tashkent IBSA Judo World Cup

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Samuel Ingram Takes Gold at the 2017 Tashkent IBSA Judo World Cup

Posted: 09/10/2017

Samuel Ingram (-100kg) beats off competition by fellow GB team mate Christopher Skelley to take Gold at the 2017 Tashkent IBSA Judo World Cup. The IBSA World Cup is jointly organised by the National Paralympic Association of Uzbekistan and for the first time the International Judo Federation.

Sam had a fantastic day on the mat, firstly beating Terumasa Uchiyama from Japan before moving on to defeat Oliver Upmann of Germany and Gwang Geun Choi of Korea. It was at this point that Sam came up against fellow Team GB teammate Christopher Skelley in the final. After moving into golden score Sam was able to throw Skelley for waza-ari clinching him the Gold medal.

 

Photo Credit Craig Watson