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Oates looking to Rio after striking judo gold in Glasgow

Colin Oates admitted he was a man under pressure coming into the Commonwealth Games - and he delivered in style.

Judoka Oates arrived in ...

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European bronze medallist McKenzie fifth in Azerbaijan

Ashley McKenzie proved that his bronze at last week’s European Championships was no fluke after finishing fifth at the Baku Grand Slam.

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McKenzie opens GB's European account with bronze on day one

Ashley McKenzie was already looking to bigger and better things after recording the best result of his career with bronze on the opening day of ...

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McKenzie bows out early

Britain's Ashley McKenzie suffered an early exit from the men's judo under-60kg extra-lightweight competition when he was beaten by Japan's Hiro...

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Judo star McKenzie aiming for top

British Judo fighter Ashley McKenzie hopes a journey which started scrapping in the streets over Pokemon cards can end with Olympic success on t...

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Medal Record

London 2012
  • 0 Gold
  • 0 Silver
  • 0 Bronze

Biography

Ashley McKenzie’s mum introduced her son to judo after he had an altercation with someone over Pokémon cards aged 11.

He won the first World Cup title of his career in Warsaw in February 2011 and added a second later that year in October in Liverpool.