Georgian judoka Luka Maisuradze won bronze medal in 81 kg at Tel Aviv Grand Prix. 21-year-old Maisuradze beat Ruslan Mussayev of Kazakhstan and Muhammed Koc of Turkey. In the fourth round the Georgian failed to Alexios Ntanatsidis of Greece.
In repechage Maisuradze defeated Turpal Tepkaev of Russia and Vedat Albayrak of Turkey and won bronze medal. It is the first medal for Georgia at Tel Aviv Grand Prix.