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Judo fighter from Kosovo Distria Krasniqi declared world champion

Judo fighter from Kosovo Distria Krasniqi declared world champion
Pristina, 26 October 2015/Independent Balkan News Agency

By Elton Tota

Kosovo has another world champion. She’s Distria Krasniqi, who prevailed in the Judo World Championship being held in Abu Dhabi.

Krasniqi won the first round against the Kazakh, Akerke Myrzabek and in the second round, she defeated the Algerian Sadija Amare.

In the third round the judo fighter from Kosovo defeated the Hungarian Patricia Toth, while in the fourth round she defeated the French Astride Gneto.

In the semi final, Krasniqi won against Tihea Toplovec from Croatia.

In the big final, Distria was better than the Georgian, Miriam Janashvili.

Distria Krasniqi wins the world championship title after Majlinda Kelmendi and Nora Gjakova. /ibna/

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