The young judo of the MOL Foundation has won an Olympic quota


Friday, June 11, 2021 11:13

Özbas Szofi finished seventh in the first adult world championship of his life, so according to the world ranking, the nineteen-year-old juggling player of the MOL Foundation won a quota for the Tokyo Games.

On the fourth day of the Budapest Adult Judo World Championship, Özbas Szofi, a youth Olympic champion, junior World Cup winner and U23 European Championship gold medalist, finished seventh in the women’s 63 kg fight – type Youth Sports. With his performance on Wednesday, his 19-year-old judo confirmed his placement in the world rankings for the Olympic start, so he is now confident Sofia will be there in Tokyo.

“One by one, all four of my matches were an extremely tough fight, especially in light of that, my preparation didn’t work out perfectly. When I came back after the coronavirus infection, I unfortunately got wet in the space, so I couldn’t do the training camps properly.”However, despite these factors, I did not feel conditionally disadvantaged by my opponents. I think the mental part was much more important now, and I managed to put it in place. ” – said the young competitor of Kano Judo SE of Békés County.

Head to Tokyo!

After the Adult World Championships, the focus will now be on the Tokyo Olympics in a month and a half. Soph and I were interviewed two years ago, still in high school, in which he said he was preparing for graduation and admission for the time being, not for the 2020 Olympics. However, the coronavirus intervened, and the young judoka of the MOL Foundation has already reached the one-year-old Olympics.

“It was a great feeling after the first match, when we discussed with Ákos (ed. Ákos Braun, who is leading Szofit at the World Cup), that by securing my quota, the start of Miki Cirjenics was guaranteed, as he will certainly get a quota on this continental basis. Because of this, I was doubly happy, and after that I was able to compete with practically no serious burden, ”added Szofi


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