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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
Masae Ueno 8 0 1
Shohei Ono 6 1 0
Noriko Anno 6 1 0
Naoya Ogawa 5 1 4
Last 365 days of judo
Judoka
 
Uta Abe 3 0 0
Chizuru Arai 2 0 1
Naohisa Takato 2 0 0
Kokoro Kageura 2 0 0
Hifumi Abe 2 0 0
Judoka Uta Abe
Last results
Judo event Type Place Date
1 Olympic Games Tokyo OG Tokyo 24 Jul 2021
2 All Japan Judo Championships Fukuoka NC Fukuoka 3 Apr 2021
3 All Japan Judo Championships Tokyo NC Tokyo 26 Dec 2020
4 Kodokan Cup Chiba NT Chiba 31 Oct 2020
5 Grand Slam Osaka GSL Osaka 22 Nov 2019
1.
Judo event Olympic Games Tokyo
Type OG
Place Tokyo
Date 24 Jul 2021
2.
Judo event All Japan Judo Championships Fukuoka
Type NC
Place Fukuoka
Date 3 Apr 2021
3.
Judo event All Japan Judo Championships Tokyo
Type NC
Place Tokyo
Date 26 Dec 2020
4.
Judo event Kodokan Cup Chiba
Type NT
Place Chiba
Date 31 Oct 2020
5.
Judo event Grand Slam Osaka
Type GSL
Place Osaka
Date 22 Nov 2019
Birthdays
Name Birthdate Age
1 Kensuke Tasaki 28 Jul 1995 26 years
2 Hiroaki Eto 28 Jul 1992 29 years
3 Seigo Masaki 29 Jul 1996 25 years
4 Moe Sakio 29 Jul 1988 33 years
5 Yoshihiro Akiyama 29 Jul 1975 46 years
1.
Name Kensuke Tasaki
Birthdate 28 Jul 1995
Age 26
2.
Name Hiroaki Eto
Birthdate 28 Jul 1992
Age 29
3.
Name Seigo Masaki
Birthdate 29 Jul 1996
Age 25
4.
Name Moe Sakio
Birthdate 29 Jul 1988
Age 33
5.
Name Yoshihiro Akiyama
Birthdate 29 Jul 1975
Age 46