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London Olympics: JudoThe London 2012 Olympic Judo programme - which offers spectators short but sharp five-minute bouts - will be held at the ExCeL Centre in the River Zone from Saturday 28 July until Friday 3 August. Developed from Jujitsu and with its origins in nineteenth-century Japan, Judo is a pretty complicated sport for those not in the know. Basically, the aim is to score an "ippon" over your opponent - the one point which automatically wins a match. This can be obtained with a controlled throw, a mat hold of sufficient duration or an enforced submission. Alternatively, matches can be won with two half-points, or "waza-ari". If the games are tied after five minutes, then the contest enters a golden score period where even the lowest form of scoring, a "yuko", is enough to settle the bout. It's a one-on-one tactical and intricate sport in which opponents, dressed in pyjama-style outfits tied at the waist by a belt, grapple in both attack and defence. There are seven different weight divisions for both men and women, and all events are played in a knock-out format. Men's Judo made its Olympic debut in Tokyo 1964 with the women's event joining the Games in Barcelona 1992.

 

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Events: Boxing, Fencing, Judo, Table Tennis, Taekwondo, Weightlifting, Wrestling, Boccia, Paralympic Table Tennis, Paralympic Judo, Paralympic Powerlifting, Volleyball (sitting), Wheelchair FencingNorth of the Thames beside the Royal Victoria Dock, the ExCel London Exhibition Centre will host a total of 143 sessions across a wide range of 13 Olympic and Paralympic sports during the London 2012 Games, making it the most used venue outside the Olympic Park. More about London Olympics: ExCeL Centre

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Date / Time Event name Venue
28th Jul  9:00 - 12:00 Men's -60kg: elimination rounds, quarter-finals London Olympics: ExCeL Centre
28th Jul  9:00 - 12:00 Women's -48kg: elimination rounds, quarter-finals London Olympics: ExCeL Centre
28th Jul  14:00 - 16:00 Men's -60kg: repechages, semi-final contests, bronze medal contests, gold medal contest, victory ceremony
This is a medal event.
London Olympics: ExCeL Centre
28th Jul  14:00 - 16:00 Women's -48kg: repechages, semi-final contests, bronze medal contests, gold medal contest, victory ceremony
This is a medal event.
London Olympics: ExCeL Centre
29th Jul  9:00 - 12:00 Men's -66kg: elimination rounds, quarter-finals London Olympics: ExCeL Centre
29th Jul  9:00 - 12:00 Women's -52kg: elimination rounds, quarter-finals London Olympics: ExCeL Centre
29th Jul  14:00 - 16:00 Women's -52kg: repechages, semi-final contests, bronze medal contests, gold medal contest, victory ceremony
This is a medal event.
London Olympics: ExCeL Centre
29th Jul  14:00 - 16:00 Men's -66kg: repechages, semi-final contests, bronze medal contests, gold medal contest, victory ceremony
This is a medal event.
London Olympics: ExCeL Centre
30th Jul  9:00 - 12:00 Men's -73kg: elimination rounds, quarter-finals London Olympics: ExCeL Centre
30th Jul  9:00 - 12:00 Women's -57kg: elimination rounds, quarter-finals London Olympics: ExCeL Centre
30th Jul  14:00 - 16:00 Men's -73kg: repechages, semi-final contests, bronze medal contests, gold medal contest, victory ceremony
This is a medal event.
London Olympics: ExCeL Centre
30th Jul  14:00 - 16:00 Women's -57kg: repechages, semi-final contests, bronze medal contests, gold medal contest, victory ceremony
This is a medal event.
London Olympics: ExCeL Centre
31st Jul  9:00 - 12:00 Men's -81kg: elimination rounds, quarter-finals London Olympics: ExCeL Centre
31st Jul  9:00 - 12:00 Women's -63kg: elimination rounds, quarter-finals London Olympics: ExCeL Centre
31st Jul  14:00 - 16:00 Women's -63kg: repechages, semi-final contests, bronze medal contests, gold medal contest, victory ceremony
This is a medal event.
London Olympics: ExCeL Centre
31st Jul  14:00 - 16:00 Men's -81kg: repechages, semi-final contests, bronze medal contests, gold medal contest, victory ceremony
This is a medal event.
London Olympics: ExCeL Centre
1st Aug  9:00 - 12:00 Men's -90kg: elimination rounds, quarter-finals London Olympics: ExCeL Centre
1st Aug  9:00 - 12:00 Women's -70kg: elimination rounds, quarter-finals London Olympics: ExCeL Centre
1st Aug  14:00 - 16:00 Men's -90kg: repechages, semi-final contests, bronze medal contests, gold medal contest, victory ceremony
This is a medal event.
London Olympics: ExCeL Centre
1st Aug  14:00 - 16:00 Women's -70kg: repechages, semi-final contests, bronze medal contests, gold medal contest, victory ceremony
This is a medal event.
London Olympics: ExCeL Centre
2nd Aug  9:00 - 12:00 Women's -78kg: elimination rounds, quarter-finals London Olympics: ExCeL Centre
2nd Aug  9:00 - 12:00 Men's -100kg: elimination rounds, quarter-finals London Olympics: ExCeL Centre
2nd Aug  14:00 - 16:00 Men's -100kg: repechages, semi-final contests, bronze medal contests, gold medal contest, victory ceremony
This is a medal event.
London Olympics: ExCeL Centre
2nd Aug  14:00 - 16:00 Women's -78kg: repechages, semi-final contests, bronze medal contests, gold medal contest, victory ceremony
This is a medal event.
London Olympics: ExCeL Centre
3rd Aug  9:00 - 12:00 Men's +100kg: elimination rounds, quarter-finals London Olympics: ExCeL Centre
3rd Aug  9:00 - 12:00 Women's +78kg: elimination rounds, quarter-finals London Olympics: ExCeL Centre
3rd Aug  14:00 - 16:00 Men's +100kg: repechages, semi-final contests, bronze medal contests, gold medal contest, victory ceremony
This is a medal event.
London Olympics: ExCeL Centre
3rd Aug  14:00 - 16:00 Women's +78kg: repechages, semi-final contests, bronze medal contests, gold medal contest, victory ceremony
This is a medal event.
London Olympics: ExCeL Centre

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