Funa Tonaki (渡名喜 風南 Tonaki Fūna, born 1 August 1995) is a Japanese judoka.[1][2] She won a silver medal in Women's Judo 48 kg, at the 2020 Summer Olympics held in Tokyo, Japan.[3][4]

Funa Tonaki
Funa Tonaki (cropped).jpg
Personal information
Native name渡名喜 風南
NationalityJapanese
Born (1995-08-01) 1 August 1995 (age 26)
Sagamihara, Japan
OccupationJudoka
Height148 cm (4 ft 10 in)
Sport
Country Japan
SportJudo
Weight class–48 kg
Rank     3rd dan black belt in Judo
ClubPark24
Achievements and titles
World Champ.Gold(2017)
Asian Champ.Bronze(2016)
Olympic GamesSilver (2020)
Profile at external databases
IJF17762
JudoInside.com2167
Updated on 9 November 2021.

CareerEdit

In 2015, she won the gold medal at the World Junior Championships in Abu Dhabi.[5] She won the gold medal at the 2017 World Judo Championships in Budapest by defeating top seed Galbadrakhyn Otgontsetseg in the semi-final and former world champion Mönkhbatyn Urantsetseg in the final.[6]

In 2021, she won the silver medal in her event at the 2021 Judo World Masters held in Doha, Qatar[7][8]

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Funa Tonaki". judoinside.com. Retrieved 28 August 2017.
  2. ^ IJF profile
  3. ^ "2020 Summer Olympics — Judo - Women 48 kg Schedule". 2020 Summer Olympics. Retrieved 24 July 2021.
  4. ^ "Judo TONAKI Funa - Tokyo 2020 Olympics". .. Retrieved 6 August 2021.{{cite web}}: CS1 maint: url-status (link)
  5. ^ "World U21 Championships Abu Dhabi". judoinside.com. Retrieved 31 August 2017.
  6. ^ "Funa Tonaki surprises with gold medal against Munkhbat". judoinside.com. Retrieved 28 August 2017.
  7. ^ "2021 Judo World Masters". International Judo Federation. Retrieved 11 January 2021.{{cite web}}: CS1 maint: url-status (link)
  8. ^ Gillen, Nancy (11 January 2021). "Olympic silver medallist An wins under-66kg contest at IJF World Judo Masters". InsideTheGames.biz. Archived from the original on 11 January 2021. Retrieved 11 January 2021.

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