Daria Bilodid of the Ukraine became 2018 Judo World Champion in Baku as youngest ever gold medalist.
Bilodid became European Senior Champion in 2017 in Warsaw. At the age of 16 she was the second youngest female ever. Bilodid became World Cadet Champion in Sarajevo in 2015. She is the only judoka to take both the Cadet, Junior and Senior European title in one year.
Daughter of double European Champion Gennady Bilodid.
In 2018 she remained undefeated in Tunis, Zagreb, Paris and Düsseldorf.