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LOOK: Pinoy earns Double Champion title in Jiu-Jitsu

Sandra Sotelo Aboy | TFC News Spain

Posted at Jun 30 2022 07:23 PM

MADRID - Filipino-Spanish Didier Anthony Tabernero, recently gained the title of Double Champion in Jiu-Jitsu, when he won gold medals in 2 separate competitions.

First, Didier topped the AJP Championship “Abu Dhabi” 1000 TP in the Men’s GI / White / Master 3/120 kg last May. He later bagged the gold at the Madrid International IBJJF JIU-JITSU Championship 2022 held this June.

Jujitsu champ

The Filipino-Spanish Double Champion, who has close ties with his Filipino family, chose to compete under the Philippine flag. 

Podium champ finish

Didier paid a courtesy visit to the Philippine Embassy in Madrid to present the medals won under the Philippine flag.

Photos courtesy of Didier Tabernero & PE Madrid