Hesham Mesbah

Hesham Mesbah (Arabic: هشام مصباح, born March 17, 1982) is an Egyptian judoka. He won a bronze medal in the 2008 Summer Olympics in Beijing, Egypt's first judo medal in 24 years.

Hesham Mesbah
Personal information
BornMarch 17, 1982


YearTournamentPlaceWeight class
2008Olympics 3rdMiddleweight (90k)
2008African Judo Championships 2ndMiddleweight (90 kg)
2007World Judo Championships 5thMiddleweight (90 kg)
All-Africa Games 1stMiddleweight (90 kg)
2006African Judo Championships 1stMiddleweight (90 kg)
2005World Judo Championships 5thMiddleweight (90 kg)
African Judo Championships 2ndMiddleweight (90 kg)
Mediterranean Games 2ndMiddleweight (90 kg)
2004African Judo Championships 1stMiddleweight (90 kg)
2002African Judo Championships 3rdMiddleweight (90 kg)
2001African Judo Championships 3rdMiddleweight (90 kg)


Olympic Games
Preceded by
Karam Gaber
Flagbearer for  Egypt
London 2012
Succeeded by
Alaaeldin Abouelkassem

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