Cluj Napoca Junior European Cup

Aug. 10, 2019 12 a.m. (ET)


Daniel Pavlov (-100kg) won silver at the Junior European Cup in Cluj-Napoca, an IJF World Ranking event.

 

Pavlov won his first match of the day against Djamam (Romania) in just 11 seconds! A win in the semifinals against Roman (Romania) secured Pavlov’s spot in the finals to face Veg of Hungary. Pavlov fell short in the gold medal match, coming home with a silver medal for the day.

 

Team USA Results:

SILVER – Daniel Pavlov -100kg, Samir Judo

5th PLACE – Ricky Marin -66kg, Mojica Judo Club

7th PLACE – Nicholas Rodriguez -73kg, Ki-Itsu-Sai National Training Center

 

Congratulations Team USA!

 

The next international junior tournament will be the Junior World Championships in Marrakesh, Morocco.