Only Vazha Margvelashvili was able to win a medal from Georgian judokas on the first day of the Judo Masters Tournament in Doha.
In the 66 kg weight category, Margvelashvili defeated Denis Vieru of Moldova in extra time in the fight for third place.
At the initial stage, Margvelashvili defeated Russian and Egyptian athletes. The quarterfinal was lost to the representative of Israel. He also beat his Kazakh opponent.
Lasha Shavdatuashvili will compete in the 73 kg category today, and Tato Grigalashvili and Luka Maisuradze will compete in the 81 kg weight category.