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18 Dec 1982 Ipswich, Great Britain
167 cm / 63 kg 5'6'' / 138 pounds
Male

Having won the silver medal in the under-60kg class at the 2001 European Junior Judo Championships, Craig Fallon went one better at the 2002 Manchester Commonwealth Games by taking the gold medal. The medals kept coming for the Wolverhampton-based judoka, and he won silver medals at both the European and World Championships in 2003. An injured shoulder at the Worlds probably cost him a gold medal. He did, however, win the prestigious Tournoi de Paris that year, and became the first British male since its launch in 1971 to win a title.

Having competed at the 2004 Olympics, Fallon enjoyed his...

Craig in numbers

2
Olympics
Olympics
medals
Gold medal: Silver medal: Bronze medal:
  • Beijing
    Beijing 2008
    Games
    Results
    Sport
    Event
    Beijing
    Beijing 2008
    • =7
      Judo
      Extra-Lightweight (≤60 kilograms)
  • Athens
    Athens 2004
    Games
    Results
    Sport
    Event
    Athens
    Athens 2004
    • AC
      Judo
      Extra-Lightweight (≤60 kilograms)

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