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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 Olympic Games Tokyo Mixed team OG Tokyo 1 Aug 2021
2 Olympic Games Tokyo OG Tokyo 24 Jul 2021
3 All Japan Judo Championships Fukuoka NC Fukuoka 3 Apr 2021
4 All Japan Judo Championships Tokyo NC Tokyo 26 Dec 2020
5 Kodokan Cup Chiba NT Chiba 31 Oct 2020
1.
Judo event Olympic Games Tokyo Mixed team
Type OG
Place Tokyo
Date 1 Aug 2021
2.
Judo event Olympic Games Tokyo
Type OG
Place Tokyo
Date 24 Jul 2021
3.
Judo event All Japan Judo Championships Fukuoka
Type NC
Place Fukuoka
Date 3 Apr 2021
4.
Judo event All Japan Judo Championships Tokyo
Type NC
Place Tokyo
Date 26 Dec 2020
5.
Judo event Kodokan Cup Chiba
Type NT
Place Chiba
Date 31 Oct 2020
Birthdays
Name Birthdate Age
1 Takamasa Anai 5 Aug 1984 37 years
2 Norihito Isoda 6 Aug 1995 26 years
3 Natsumi Tsunoda 6 Aug 1992 29 years
4 Yuji Nakatani 6 Aug 1976 45 years
5 Utane Sugiyama 8 Aug 1997 24 years
1.
Name Takamasa Anai
Birthdate 5 Aug 1984
Age 37
2.
Name Norihito Isoda
Birthdate 6 Aug 1995
Age 26
3.
Name Natsumi Tsunoda
Birthdate 6 Aug 1992
Age 29
4.
Name Yuji Nakatani
Birthdate 6 Aug 1976
Age 45
5.
Name Utane Sugiyama
Birthdate 8 Aug 1997
Age 24
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