16 April 2021, 18h22

15 medals in 15 European Championships! Telma Monteiro, Benfica's athlete, won the gold in the 2021 European Championship of Judo (-57 kg), which started on Friday and ends on Sunday, April 18, at Altice Arena, in Lisbon. 

In the final combat, Telma Monteiro beat the Slovenian Kaja Kajzer in the "golden score", becoming European Champion to get her sixth gold medal ever in the competition.

The red athlete won the 15th medal in 15 European Championships, six gold medals (2021, 2015, 2012, 2009, 2007 and 2006), two silver medals (2020 and 2011) and seven bronze medals (2019, 2018, 2014, 2013, 2010, 2005 and 2004).

Telma Monteiro 

Text: Márcia Dores
Photos: European Judo Union
Last update: Saturday, April 17, 2021

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