Wojdan Shaherkani Saudi Arabia

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Date of birth

01 Feb 1996


London 2012
Gold Silver Bronze
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Sport Guides


London 2012 digest - Day 12

A round-up of the latest news, views and gossip from the 2012 Olympic Games in London

8 Aug 12

Wojdan Shahrkhani Saudi woman makes Olympic history

Women's +78kg

3 Aug 12

Judoka Wojdan Shaherkani makes history as the first Saudi Arabian female to compete at the Olympics.

Saudi Arabia judoka Wojdan Ali Seraj Abdulrahim Shaherkani Saudi Arabian hijab row resolved

Women's +78kg

31 Jul 12

Saudi Arabia judoka Wojdan Shaherkani will compete at the Olympics after a row over the wearing of a hijab is resolved.

Appearances for Wojdan Shaherkani

Date Event Won
3 Aug Women's +78kg Elimination Round of 32, Match 6