Ryu Shichinohe Judoka

Ryu Shichinohe

Ryu Shichinohe

  • Country:Japan
  • Born:14 October 1988 (30 years)
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Japanese heavyweight Ryu Shichinohe won the silver medal at the World Championships in 2014 and 2015 against Teddy Riner. He won the Grand Slam in Paris in 2014 and Grand Prix Ulaanbaatar (2014) and Dusseldorf in 2015. Won his first All Japanese title in 2012. He won silver at the Grand Slam in Paris in 2017.
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Hisayoshi Harasawa defeats Ryu Shichinohe at open title championships

29 Apr 2015 17:05

Hisayoshi Harasawa won his first national judo championship title by beating world silver medalist Ryu Shichinohe in the final at Tokyo’s Budokan. Read more


Ryu Shichinohe exposes himself as best contender of Riner

22 Feb 2015 18:55

In the last category of the Grand Prix Dusseldorf SHICHINOHE Ryu (JPN), who is currently the main contender to threaten Teddy Riner, was expected to enter the final, which he easily did after his victories against Jean-Sebastien BONVOISIN (FRA), Feyyaz YAZICI (TUR), Or SASSON (ISR) and Sven HEINLE (GER). In the final he faced his teammate, OJITANI Takeshi, who cleaned out the second half of the draw as world bronze medallist Faicel JABALLAH (TUN), KIM Sung-Min (KOR) suffered early defeats. Read more

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Japanese men capture the World team title in Chelyabinsk watched by Vladimir Putin

31 Aug 2014 18:10

The French women's team and the men from Japan have taken the World team Title in Chelyabinsk. France defeated Mongolia and Japan beat the Russian team at home in the Traktor Arena Read more

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Lukas Krpalek takes first world title for Czech Republic, Teddy Riner collects seventh

30 Aug 2014 18:30

Teddy Riner’s reign in the +100kg category continues after a convincing sixth defence of his world title on the final day of individual competition at the world championships in Chelyabinsk. Read more

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Ryu Shichinohe takes gold at Ulaanbaatar Grand Prix

6 Jul 2014 16:20

Paris Grand Slam winner Ryu Shichinohe (JPN) won his second IJF World Tour Judo gold medal on the final day of the Ulaanbaatar Grand Prix. World number three was unable to compete in the final due to injury but Shichinohe was good value for his gold medal as he prepares for a tilt at world glory in August. Read more

Result City Date
2Hong Kong2017

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