Kyoka Sato Judoka

Kyoka Sato

Kyoka Sato

  • Country:Japan
  • Born:30 October 1996 (23 years)
  • Popularity
In 2015 she won the World Junior Team title with Japan in Abu Dhabi.
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Japanese junior women World Champion

27 Oct 2015 17:10

Three times in a row France and Japan are fighting in the World Junior women's teams final, and for the third time in a row the Japanese women take the World title. In the Junior World Team Championships women’s final Japan showed their superiority as they unleashed their best young judoka to defeat France 4-1 in the final. Tomizawa Kana (JPN) bested Gwenaelle Patin (FRA) in the opening contest by a yuko but bronze medallist Sarah Harachi (FRA) restored level terms against world champion Funakubo Haruka (JPN). Read more


British Lubjana Piovesana shines among Japanese women's gold

19 Jul 2015 19:35

The Japanese Junior women gave a good show at the European Cup in Wroclaw last weekend. The Japanese won six out of eight categories. British Lulu Piovesana took a second gold medal in successive weekends in Wroclaw. The other gold was for Germany’s Jana Schmitz on Saturday. Piovesana has had a strong year so far, taking her fourth Junior European Cup gold this weekend, and the second in the space of two weeks. Piovesana had to overcome Kaho Yonezawa of Japan in the final of the U63kg category, doing so with a yuko score to take the gold medal. Read more

Result City Date
1Abu Dhabi2015
1Bad Blankenburg2015

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