Yasuhiro Ebi Judoka

Yasuhiro Ebi

Yasuhiro Ebi

  • Country:Japan
  • Born:27 February 1989 (30 years)
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Japanese judoka Yasuhiro Ebi won the Kodokan Cup in Chiba in 2015. He won bronze at the Grand Prix in Budapest in 2016.
20160626_Budapest_Ivan Nifontov

Ivan Nifontov shows us too late how good he is

26 Jun 2016 22:25

World number 19 Maresch and world number 20 Nifontov were the first and second seeds respectively and both came through the preliminaries unscathed to book a fascinating final. The head-to-head series was locked at 1-1 coming into the gold medal match with their previous meetings coming in 2008 and 2012. Former world, European and Grand Slam winner Nifontov marked his first IJF outing of 2016 with the top prize as he rolled over his German rival for a waza-ari and held down the top seed for 15 seconds with a kesa-gatame to win by wazari-awasette-ippon. Read more

20151023_AbuDhabi_48_STANGAR, Marusa (SLO) - TONAKI, Funa (JPN)1

Kodokan Cup shows Japanese back up plan

9 Nov 2015 14:05

The Kodokan Cup in Japan might be seen as a minor event, but the quality is finger-licking. Last weekend the Kodokan Cup was traditionally held in Chiba, where in 1995 the World Championships where held. Among the medallists former World Champions in Yuka Nishida and Daiki Kamikawa, Asian Champions such as Hirofumi Yamamoto, Anzu Yamamoto, Hiromi Endo as well as many World Junior Champions like the fore mentioned Nishida, Yamamoto, Yamamoto and Endo but also Sarah Asahina, Nami Inamori, Sho Tateyama, Funa Tonaki and Manami Inoue. All names who could immediately fit into a back up plan. Read more

Result City Date
3Budapest2016
1Chiba2015
1Amagasaki2015
3Fukuoka2013
2Bangkok2013

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