The natural judoka of Coimbra and who competes for the Judo Section of the Academic, Catarina Costa, is part of the Portuguese judo team that will compete, between January 11th and 13th, at the World Masters Doha, a competition that brings together the 36 best judokas in each category .
Portugal will have seven athletes competing in the competition held in Doha, the capital of Qatar.
Catarina Costa is the Portuguese representative in the -48 kg. At this moment, Académica's judoka is in 8th place in the world ranking and in the Olympic ranking (3,801 points), occupying a position that allows her to be the top seed in the 2020 Olympic Games, which will take place in Tokyo between July 23 and 8 August (the judo competition starts on July 24).
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