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Japan
JPN
Judo in Japan is popular. Judo was founded in Tokyo in the Kodokan. Japan is the best judo country in the world. With 40 Olympic judo titles and 125 judo world titles Japan hosts many great judoka. Tadahiro Nomura, Ryoko Tani, Kosei Inoue, Yashuhiro Yamashita are some of the great names of the past. Current Olympic Champions are Shohei Ono, Mashu Baker and Haruka Tachimoto. In 2020 Japan hosts the Olympic Games in Tokyo. In Rio Japan won 12 medals, never a single country won so many medals in judo. All teams of Japan are World Champion. Japan hosted the 2019 World Championships in Tokyo. The Grand Slam will be held in Osaka.
Judo legends
Judoka
 
Ryoko Tani 10 2 3
Shohei Ono 6 2 0
Masae Ueno 8 0 1
Noriko Anno 6 1 0
Naoya Ogawa 5 1 4
Last 365 days of judo
Judoka
 
Uta Abe 3 1 0
Aaron Wolf 2 2 0
Chizuru Arai 2 1 1
Akira Sone 2 1 0
Shori Hamada 2 1 0
Judoka Uta Abe
Last results
Judo event Type Place Date
1 Paralympic Games Tokyo ParaL Tokyo 27 Aug 2021
2 Olympic Games Tokyo Mixed team OG Tokyo 1 Aug 2021
3 Olympic Games Tokyo OG Tokyo 24 Jul 2021
4 All Japan Judo Championships Fukuoka NC Fukuoka 3 Apr 2021
5 All Japan Judo Championships Tokyo NC Tokyo 26 Dec 2020
1.
Judo event Paralympic Games Tokyo
Type ParaL
Place Tokyo
Date 27 Aug 2021
2.
Judo event Olympic Games Tokyo Mixed team
Type OG
Place Tokyo
Date 1 Aug 2021
3.
Judo event Olympic Games Tokyo
Type OG
Place Tokyo
Date 24 Jul 2021
4.
Judo event All Japan Judo Championships Fukuoka
Type NC
Place Fukuoka
Date 3 Apr 2021
5.
Judo event All Japan Judo Championships Tokyo
Type NC
Place Tokyo
Date 26 Dec 2020
Birthdays
Name Birthdate Age
1 Yoshiki Kira 25 Oct 1996 25 years
2 Shohei Shimowada 25 Oct 1990 31 years
3 Chonosuke Takagi 26 Oct 1948 73 years
4 Hitomi Kaiyama 27 Oct 1977 44 years
5 Ryosuke Takahashi 28 Oct 1991 30 years
1.
Name Yoshiki Kira
Birthdate 25 Oct 1996
Age 25
2.
Name Shohei Shimowada
Birthdate 25 Oct 1990
Age 31
3.
Name Chonosuke Takagi
Birthdate 26 Oct 1948
Age 73
4.
Name Hitomi Kaiyama
Birthdate 27 Oct 1977
Age 44
5.
Name Ryosuke Takahashi
Birthdate 28 Oct 1991
Age 30
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