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Saeid Mollaei Din Yaacov Gemer embrace

When (Former) Iranian Judoka Saeid Mollaei Met Israel’s Din Yaacov Gemer

Former Iranian-turned-Mongolian judoka Saeid Mollaei competed against Israel's Din Yaacov Gemer, defeating his young opponent

WATCH: Iranian Judoka Saeid Mollaei Arrives in Israel

Iranian judoka Saeid Mollaei, who fled Iran after refusing to avoid Israeli opponents, landed at Ben-Gurion Airport last night

Ori Sasson: Bronze Medal, Gold Heart

We already knew Israeli judoka and Olympic medal-winner Ori Sasson was a huge mensch (in more ways than one). This just solidifies it.

Israel’s Sagi Muki and Iran’s Saeid Mollaei Finally Meet. Real Bromance Ensues

They'd been teasing this for a while, and it finally happened

Iranian Judoka Saeid Mollaei and Israeli Judoka Sagi Muki Continue Their Virtual Bromance

Remember the (virutal) bromance between Iranian judoka Saeid Mollaei and Israel’s Sagi Muki? It's still going strong.

WATCH: Balk Like An Egyptian, the Sequel

Egyptian Mohamed Abdelmawgoud shows what a loser he is

Iran Wiped off the (World Judo) Map

Iran has been suspended from international judo competitions because of its policy of boycotting bouts with Israeli athletes

Iranian Judoka Saeid Mollaei Congratulates Israel’s Sagi Muki; Reveals He Was Intimidated Into Throwing...

Iranian judoka Saeid Mollaei, who once again threw a bout in order to avoid facing Israel’s Sagi Muki in the final of the World Judo Championship, has come clean that he was coerced into it.

Balk Like an Egyptian (A Song Parody)

To the tune of Walk Like An Egyptian (as if you didn't already know that)

WATCH: Egyptian Judoka Refuses To Shake Hands With Israeli Opponent…Again

Three years after Egyptian judoka Islam El Shehaby refused to shake hands with Israeli Or Sasson after losing, another Egyptian judoka - Mohamed Abdelaal - has pulled the same shtick after losing to Israel's Sagi Muki

Iranian Judo Federation Agrees to No Longer Throw Bouts To Avoid Israeli Opponents. But…

After years of Iranian judokas faking injuries and defeats in order to avoid fighting an Israeli opponent, the Iran Judo Federation has agreed with the Olympic Charter, International Judo Federation, and their non-discrimination principles

WATCH: Iranian Judoka Saeid Mollaei Fakes Injury to Avoid Israeli Opponent

More bad sportsmanship from the Iranians

WATCH: Binyamin Netanyahu Roughhousing With Israeli European Judo Championship Medalists

What happened when Israeli Prime Minister Binyamin Netanyahu met with the Israeli medalists from the 2018 European Judo Championships today
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