Daisuke Obara

Daisuke Obara (小原 大輔, Obara Daisuke, born June 4, 1981) is a Japanese professional ice hockey center currently playing for the Oji Eagles of the Asia League.

Daisuke Obara
Born (1981-06-04) June 4, 1981 (age 40)
Kushiro, Japan
Height 1.77 m (5 ft 10 in)
Weight 83 kg (183 lb; 13 st 1 lb)
Position Center
Shoots Left
ALIH team
Former teams
Oji Eagles
Peoria Rivermen
Charlotte Checkers
Augusta Lynx
Seibu Prince Rabbits
Nippon Paper Cranes
National team  Japan
Playing career 2003–present
Daisuke Obara
Medal record
Men's ice hockey
Representing  Japan
Asian Games
Gold medal – first place 2003 Aomori Ice hockey
Gold medal – first place 2007 Changchun Ice hockey

He began his professional career in 2003-2004, at the American ECHL, playing for the Peoria Rivermen, Charlotte Checkers and Augusta Lynx; later he played for the Kokudo/Seibu Prince Rabbits between 2004 and 2009; for the Nippon Paper Cranes from 2009 to 2014; and since 2014, the (Oji Eagles.

He also has played for the Japan national team since 2000 (Japan U20 and Senior).

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