The Guadalajara Worlds do not smile on the Blues for the moment, without a medal after four days of competition. This Thursday, they were two to enter the running. In + 87 kg, the Montpellier Omar El Yazidi (27), bronze medalist at the 2016 European Championships, first took out the Ivorian Seydou Gbane (2-1) but then lost in the round of 16 against the Spaniard Ivan Garcia Martinez, vice-champion of Europe 2022 (0-2).
On the women’s side, in + 73 kg, Solène Avoulète (23), bronze medalist at the European Championships this year, entered directly into the round of 16 against the Israeli Dana Azran. After a very close fight, she bowed by decision of the judges in the third round (1-2).
This Friday, to follow Souleyman Alaphilippe, in -63 kg.