Latest South African results at the African Games in Morocco

by FariedaAugust 23, 2019

Judoka MIchaela Whitebooi won South Africa’s first medal at the 2019 African Games in Rabat, Morocco.

African games Judo

Michaela Whitebooi won a silver medal in the Women’s under-48kg weight division losing to Chaimae Eddinari of Cameroon in the final. Whitebooi had

seen off the challenged of Lucky Mabaka of Botswana and Hadjer Mecerrem of Algeria.

Jasmine Martin narrowly missed out on earning a Bronze medal for South Africa in Judo. Martin lost the Bronze medal match in the under 63 kg women’s category to Sofia Belattar of Morocco. Defeat to Steven Mungandu of Zambia in the repechage round denied Siya Mabulu a shot at a Bronze in the men’s under 66kg weight division.

Unelle Snyman added another silver medal to her growing medals collection after going down narrowly in the women’s -78kg division judo final at the African Games in Rabat on Sunday


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