Japan at the 2020 Summer Paralympics

Japan competed as the host nation of the 2020 Summer Paralympics in their capital Tokyo from 24 August to 5 September 2021.[1][2]

Japan at the
2020 Summer Paralympics
Flag of Japan.svg
IPC codeJPN
NPCJapan Paralympic Committee
in Tokyo
Competitors255
Flag bearer Koyo Iwabuchi & Mami Tani
Medals
Gold
13
Silver
15
Bronze
23
Total
51
Summer Paralympics appearances (overview)

MedalistsEdit

Medal Name Sport Event Date
  Gold Takayuki Suzuki Swimming Men's 100 metre freestyle S4 26 August
  Gold Tomoki Sato Athletics Men's 400 metres T52 27 August
  Gold Naohide Yamaguchi Swimming Men's 100 metre breaststroke SB14 29 August
  Gold Tomoki Sato Athletics Men's 1500 metres T52 29 August
  Gold Keiko Sugiura Cycling Women's road time trial C1–3 31 August
  Gold Hidetaka Sugimura Boccia Mixed individual BC2 1 September
  Gold Keiko Sugiura Cycling Women's road race C1–3 3 September
  Gold Keiichi Kimura Swimming Men's 100 metre butterfly S11 3 September
  Gold Sarina Satomi Badminton Women's singles WH1 4 September
  Gold Shingo Kunieda Wheelchair tennis Men's singles 4 September
  Gold Daiki Kajiwara Badminton Men's singles WH2 5 September
  Gold Misato Michishita Athletics Women's marathon T12 5 September
  Gold Sarina Satomi
Yuma Yamazaki
Badminton Women's doubles WH1–WH2 5 September
  Silver Miyuki Yamada Swimming Women's 100 metre backstroke S2 25 August
  Silver Uchu Tomita Swimming Men's 400 metre freestyle S11 26 August
  Silver Kenya Karasawa Athletics Men's 5000 metres T11 27 August
  Silver Hideki Uda Paratriathlon Men's PTS4 28 August
  Silver Takayuki Suzuki Swimming Men's 200 metre freestyle S4 30 August
  Silver Shinya Wada Athletics Men's 1500 metres T11 31 August
  Silver Keiichi Kimura Swimming Men's 100 metre breaststroke SB11 1 September
  Silver Miyuki Yamada Swimming Women's 50 metre backstroke S2 2 September
  Silver Takayuki Suzuki Swimming Men's 50 metre freestyle S4 2 September
  Silver Yuki Oya Athletics Men's 100 metres T52 3 September
  Silver Uchu Tomita Swimming Men's 100 metre butterfly S11 3 September
  Silver Yui Kamiji Wheelchair tennis Woman's Singles 3 September
  Silver Ayako Suzuki Badminton Women's singles SU5 4 September
  Silver Keisuke Kawamoto
Kazuki Takahashi
Keiko Tanaka
Boccia Mixed pairs BC3 4 September
  Silver Men's wheelchair basketball team
Wheelchair basketball Men's tournament 5 September
  Bronze Takayuki Suzuki Swimming Men's 50 metre breaststroke SB3 25 August
  Bronze Shinya Wada Athletics Men's 5000 metres T11 27 August
  Bronze Yujiro Seto Judo Men's 66 kg 27 August
  Bronze Hirokazu Ueyonabaru Athletics Men's 400 metres T52 27 August
  Bronze Satoru Yoneoka
Guide: Kohei Tsubaki
Paratriathlon Men's PTVI 28 August
  Bronze Maki Ito Table tennis Women's individual – Class 11 28 August
  Bronze Takayuki Suzuki Swimming Men's 150 metre individual medley SM4 28 August
  Bronze Japan national wheelchair rugby team
Wheelchair rugby Mixed tournament 29 August
  Bronze Ogawa Kazusa Judo Women's 70 kg 29 August
  Bronze Hirokazu Ueyonabaru Athletics Men's 1500 metres T52 29 August
  Bronze Uchu Tomita Swimming Men's 200 metre individual medley SM11 30 August
  Bronze Mitsuteru Moroishi
Koji Sugeno
Wheelchair tennis Quad doubles 1 September
  Bronze Japan women's national goalball team Goalball Women's tournament 3 September
  Bronze Uran Sawada
Kengo Oshima
Yuka Takamatsu
Tomoki Suzuki
Athletics Mixed 4 × 100 metres relay 3 September
  Bronze Takumi Nakamura
Takayuki Hirose
Hidetaka Sugimura
Yuriko Fujii
Boccia Mixed team BC1–2 4 September
  Bronze Yui Kamiji
Momoko Ohtani
Wheelchair tennis Women's doubles 4 September
  Bronze Akiko Sugino Badminton Women's singles SU5 4 September
  Bronze Yuma Yamazaki Badminton Women's singles WH2 4 September
  Bronze Noriko Ito
Ayako Suzuki
Badminton Women's doubles SL3–SU5 4 September
  Bronze Tadashi Horikoshi Athletics Men's marathon T12 5 September
  Bronze Tsutomu Nagata Athletics Men's marathon T46 5 September
  Bronze Daiki Kajiwara
Hiroshi Murayama
Badminton Men's doubles WH1–WH2 5 September
  Bronze Daisuke Fujihara
Akiko Sugino
Badminton Mixed doubles SL3–SU5 5 September

CompetitorsEdit

The following is the list of number of competitors participating in the Games:

Sport Men Women Total
Archery 3 3 6
Athletics 26 20 46
Badminton 5 8 13
Boccia 7 3 10
Canoeing 3 3 6
Cycling 4 4 8
Equestrian 4 0 4
Football 5-a-side 10 0 10
Goalball 6 6 12
Judo 7 6 13
Powerlifting 3 1 4
Rowing 3 3 6
Shooting 2 1 3
Sitting volleyball 12 9 21
Swimming 14 13 27
Table tennis 7 4 11
Taekwondo 2 1 3
Triathlon 3 4 7
Wheelchair basketball 12 12 24
Wheelchair fencing 3 3 6
Wheelchair rugby 11 1 12
Wheelchair tennis 6 4 10
Total 153 109 262

ArcheryEdit

Japan fielded nine archers (four men and five women) at the Games, as the host nation is automatically entitled to use the individual quota places.[3]

Men's individual
Athlete Event Ranking round Round of 32 Round of 16 Quarterfinals Semifinals Final / BM
Score Seed Opposition
Score
Opposition
Score
Opposition
Score
Opposition
Score
Opposition
Score
Rank
Kohi Oyama Individual W1 624 9 N/A   Koo (KOR)
W 12910+-12910
  Türkmenoğlu (TUR)
L 129-133
Did not advance
Leon Miyamoto Individual Compound 683 17   Bonacina (ITA)
W 141-136
  He (CHN)
L 139-146
Did not advance
Tomohiro Ueyama Individual recurve 609 11   Košťál (CZE)
L 0-6
Did not advance
Women's individual
Athlete Event Ranking round Round of 32 Round of 16 Quarterfinals Semifinals Final / BM
Score Seed Opposition
Score
Opposition
Score
Opposition
Score
Opposition
Score
Opposition
Score
Rank
Aiko Okazaki Individual W1 576 9 N/A   Brandtlová (CZE)
W 128-115
  Chen (CHN)
L 129-132
Did not advance
Miho Nagano Compound 647 22   Van Nest (CAN)
L 130-138
Did not advance
Chika Shigesada Recurve 584 8 Bye   Gao (CHN)
W 7-1
  Wu (CHN)
L 1-7
Did not advance
Mixed team
Athlete Event Ranking round Round of 32 Round of 16 Quarterfinals Semifinals Final / BM
Score Seed Opposition
Score
Opposition
Score
Opposition
Score
Opposition
Score
Opposition
Score
Rank
Aiko Okazaki
Kohji Oyama
Team W1 1200 4 N/A   RPC (RPC)
L 119-132
Did not advance
Miho Nagano
Leon Miyamoto
Team compound 1330 10 N/A   Italy (ITA)
L 144-145
Did not advance
Chika Shigesada
Tomohiro Ueyama
Team recurve 1193 6 N/A   Brazil (BRA)
W 5-3
  Italy (ITA)
L 2-6
Did not advance

AthleticsEdit

Japan have secured three quotas in athletics after being in the top four of the 2019 World Para Athletics Marathon Championships and twelve more automatic qualification slots at the 2019 World Para Athletics Championships.[4]

Men's road & track
Athlete Event Heats Final
Result Rank Result Rank
Daiki Akai Men's 400m T20 N/A 3:58.78 5
Masayuki Higuchi Men's 1500 m T54 3:03.60 4 q 2:53.60 9
Men's 5000 m T54 10:11.49 5 q 10:31.28 8
Tadashi Horikoshi Men's marathon T12 N/A 2:28:01  
Tomoki Ikoma Men's 100m T54 14.50 6 Did not advance
Kakeru Ishida Men's 100m T47 11.15 5 q 11.05 5
Men's 400m T47 51.56 5 Did not advance
Tomoya Ito Men's 400m T53 57.16 6 Did not advance
Yuku Iwata Men's 1500m T20 N/A 4:01.72 8
Kenya Karasawa Men's 1500m T11 4:13.32 1 Q 4:08.84 4
Men's 5000m T11 N/A 15:18.12  
Junta Kosuda Men's 100 m T63 13.58 5 Did not advance
Kozo Kubo Men's 5000 m T54 10:21.34 7 Did not advance
Yutaka Kumagai Men's marathon T12 N/A 2:31:32 7
Takeru Matsumoto Men's 100m T36 12.61 4 Did not advance
Men's 400m T36 N/A 59.15 7
Tsutomu Nagata Men's marathon T46 N/A 2:29:33  
Kengo Oshima Men's 100 m T64 11.41 5 Did not advance
Men's 200 m T64 23.99 4 Did not advance
Yuki Oya Men's 100m T52 N/A 17.18  
Tomoki Sato Men's 400m T52 57.33 1 Q 55.39  
Men's 1500m T52 N/A 3:29.13  
Tomoki Suzuki Men's 800m T54 1:37.85 5 Did not advance
Men's 1500 m T54 2:56.34 7 q 2:53.60 9
Men's marathon T54 N/A 1:30:45 7
Yuji Togawa Men's 1500 m T20 N/A 4:03.62 9
Hirokazu Ueyonabaru Men's 400m T52 1:01.05 2 Q 59.95  
Men's 1500 m T52 N/A 3:44.17  
Shinya Wada Men's 1500m T11 N/A 4:05.27  
Men's 5000m T11 N/A 15:21.03  
Men's marathon T12 N/A 2:33:05 9
Atsushi Yamamoto Men's 100 m T63 13.20 5 Did not advance
Yuhei Yasuono Men's 100 m T33 N/A 22.34 5
Men's field
Athlete Event Final
Result Rank
Kanta Kokubo Men's long jump T20 7.01 4
Junta Kosuda Men's javelin throw T46 5.95 7
Takuya Shiramasa Men's high jump T64 58.35 6
Toru Suzuki Men's high jump T64 1.88 5
Atsushi Yamamoto Men's long jump T63 6.70 4
Akihiro Yamazaki Men's javelin throw T46 57.69 7
Women's road & track
Athlete Event Heats Semi-final Final
Result Rank Result Rank Result Rank
Yumiko Fuji Women's marathon T12 N/A N/A 3:17:44 5
Tsubasa Kina Women's marathon T54 N/A 1:42:33 7
Kaede Maegawa Women's 100 m T63 16.57 4 Did not advance
Sayaka Makita Women's 1500 m T20 4:54.60 6 Did not advance
Misato Michishita Women's marathon T12 N/A 3:00:50  
Momoka Muraoka Women's 100 m T54 17.10 4 q 16.71 6
Mihoko Nishijima Women's marathon T12 N/A 3:29:12 8
Mana Sasaki Women's 100 m T13 12.96 4 Did not advance
Women's 400 m T13 58.48 4 q 58.05 7
Uran Sawada Women's 100 m T12 12.71 2 q 12.81 4 Did not advance
Chiaki Takada Women's 100 m T11 13.66 3 Did not advance
Saki Takakuwa Women's 100 m T64 13.43 5 N/A Did not advance
Yuka Takamatsu Women's 100 m T38 14.00 6 Did not advance
Women's 400 m T38 1:07.23 6 Did not advance
Ayumi Takamura Women's 400 m T38 1:08.29 6 Did not advance
Aimi Toyoma Women's 400 m T20 1:00.17 4 q 59.99 7
Tomomi Tozawa Women's 100 m T63 16.26 5 q 16.48 8
Wakako Tschida Women's marathon T54 N/A 1:38:32 4
Sae Tsuji Women's 200 m T47 26.88 4 Did not advance
Women's 200 m T47 59.98 3 Q 58.98 5
Moeko Yamamoto Women's 1500 m T20 N/A 4:55.03 7
Women's field
Athlete Event Final
Result Rank
Kaede Maegawa Women's long jump T63 4.23 5
Maya Nakanishi Women's long jump T64 5.27 6
Uran Sawada Women's long jump T12 5.15 5
Chiaki Takada Women's long jump T11 4.74 5
Saki Takakuwa Women's long jump T64 4.88 8
Tomomi Tozawa Women's long jump T63 4.39 4

BadmintonEdit

Men
Athlete Event Group Stage Quarterfinal Semifinal Final / BM
Opposition
Score
Opposition
Score
Opposition
Score
Rank Opposition
Score
Opposition
Score
Opposition
Score
Rank
Hiroshi Murayama Singles WH1   Lee S-s (KOR)
W (15–21, 21–13, 21–17)
  Mi (GER)
W (21–8, 21–7)
N/A 1 Q   Nagashima (JPN)
W (21–15, 21–16)
  Qu (CHN)
L (16–21, 11–21)
  Lee D-s (KOR)
L (20–22, 21–17, 14-21)
4
Osamu Nagashima   Qu (CHN)
L (9–21, 12–21)
  Toupé (FRA)
W (21–6, 21–12)
N/A 2 Q   Murayama (JPN)
L (15–21, 16–21)
Did not advance
Daiki Kajiwara Singles WH2   Jakobs (FRA)
W (21–9, 21–5)
  Chan (HKG)
W (13–21, 21–12, 21–13)
N/A 1 Q Bye   Kim (KOR)
W (21–14, 21–15)
  Kim J-j (KOR)
W (21–18, 21–19)
 
Daisuke Fujihara Singles SL3   Bethell (GBR)
L (11–21, 7–21)
  Rukaendi (INA)
W (21–5, 21–18)
N/A 2 Q N/A   Bhagat (IND)
L (11–21, 16–21)
  Sarkar (IND)
L (20–22, 21–23)
4
Taiyo Imai Singles SU5   Fang (TPE)
L (16–21, 21–17, 10–21)
  Eldakrory (EGY)
W (21–5, 21–4)
  Cheah (MAS)
L (19–21, 12–21)
3 N/A Did not advance
Hiroshi Murayama
Daiki Kajiwara
Doubles WH1–WH2   Mi /
Wandschneider (GER)
W (21–12, 21–9)
  Qu /
Mai (CHN)
L (13–21, 10–21)
N/A 2 Q N/A   Qu /
Mai (CHN)
L (8–21, 17–21)
  Homhual /
Junthong (THA)
W (21–18, 21–19)
 
Women
Athlete Event Group Stage Quarterfinal Semifinal Final / BM
Opposition
Score
Opposition
Score
Rank Opposition
Score
Opposition
Score
Opposition
Score
Rank
Sarina Satomi Singles WH1   Kang (KOR)
W (21–12, 21–7)
  Yin (CHN)
L (11–21, 22–24)
2 Q   Suter-Erath (SUI)
W (21–8, 21–9)
  Yin (CHN)
W (21–18, 21–18)
  Pookkham (THA)
W (14–21, 21–19, 21-13)
 
Yuma Yamazaki Singles WH2   Lee S-a (KOR)
W (22–20, 21–16)
  Seçkin (TUR)
L (15–21, 21–13, 16–21)
2 Q   Gureeva (RPC)
W (23–25, 21–7, 21–8)
  Xu (CHN)
L (12–21, 13–21)
  Seçkin (TUR)
W (21–16, 21–8)
 
Rie Ogura   Xu (CHN)
L (6–21, 8–21)
  Wetwithan (THA)
L (14–21, 17–21)
3 Did not advance
Haruka Fujino Singles SL4   Saensupa (THA)
W (21–17, 21–10)1
  Ma (CHN)
L (25–27, 8–21)
2 N/A Did not advance
Ayako Suzuki Singles SU5   Kohli (IND)
W (21–7, 21–4)
  Bağlar (TUR)
W (21–12, 21–8)
1 Q Bye   Kameyama (JPN)
W (21–2, 21–13)
  Yang (CHN)
L (17–21, 9–21)
 
Kaede Kameyama   Sugino (JPN)
L 1–2
(22–20, 15–21, 16–21)
  Rosengren (DEN)
W (22–20, 21–13)
2 Q   Kohli (IND)
W (21–11, 21–15)
  Yang (CHN)
L (2–21, 13–21)
  Sugino (JPN)
L (16–21, 21–6, 13-21)
4
Akiko Sugino   Kameyama (JPN)
W (20–22, 21–15, 21–16)
  Rosengren (DEN)
W (15–21, 21–13, 21–15)
1 Q   Monteiro (POR)
W (21–5, 21–12)
  Suzuki (JPN)
L (11–21, 11–21)
  Kameyama (JPN)
W (21–16, 6–21, 21-13)
 
Sarina Satomi
Yuma Yamazaki
Doubles WH1–WH2   Kang /
Lee S-a (KOR)
W(21–12, 21–5)
  Pookkham /
Wetwithan (THA)
W (21–16, 21–9)
1 Q N/A   Pookkham /
Wetwithan (THA)
W (21–17, 21–16)
  Yin /
Liu (CHN)
W (16–21, 21–16, 21-13)
 
Noriko Ito
Ayako Suzuki
Doubles SL3–SU5   Saensupa /
Srinavakul (THA)
W (21–11, 21–17)
  Oktila /
Sadiyah (INA)
L (4–21, 8–21)
2 Q N/A   Cheng /
Ma (CHN)
L (6–21, 12–21)
  Morin /
Noël (FRA)
W (21–16, 21–18)
 

*1 Nipada Saensupa from Thailand retired during the match between Ma Huihui from China, though the result doesn't count.

Mixed
Athlete Event Group Stage Semifinal Final / BM
Opposition
Score
Opposition
Score
Rank Opposition
Score
Opposition
Score
Rank
Daisuke Fujihara
Akiko Sugino
Doubles SL3–SU5   Susanto /
Oktila (INA)
L (12–21, 11–21)
  Pott /
Seibert (GER)
W (25–23, 21–11)
2 Q   Mazur /
Noël (FRA)
L (10–21, 11–21)
  Bhagat /
Kohli (IND)
W (23–21, 21–19)
 

BocciaEdit

Athlete Event Group Stage Quarterfinal Semifinal Final / BM
Opposition
Score
Opposition
Score
Opposition
Score
Opposition
Score
Rank Opposition
Score
Opposition
Score
Opposition
Score
Rank
Takumi Nakamura Individual BC1   Ibarbure (ARG)
W 8-5
  Zhang (CHN)
L 2-6
  Sanchez Reyes (MEX)
L 1-9
  Smith (GBR)
L 1-11
4 Did not advance
Takayuki Hirose Individual BC2   Valente (POR)
W 7-2
  Lam (HKG)
L 1-6
  Kurilak (SVK)
W 4-3
N/A 2 Did not advance
Hidetaka Sugimura   Tsypalina (RUS)
W 12-0
  Allard (CAN)
W 6-4
  Goncalves (POR)
W 6-1
N/A 1 Q   Mezík (SVK)
W 8-1
  Santos (BRA)
W 3-2
  Vongsa (THA)
W 6-1
 
Keisuke Kawamoto Individual BC3   Carvalho (BRA)
W 4-2
  Howon (KOR)
L 5-5*
  Tse (HKG)
L 2-3
N/A 3 Did not advance
Kazuki Takahashi   Polychronidis (GRE)
L 2-7
  Andrade (POR)
W 9-0
  Costa (POR)
W 3-2
N/A 2 Did not advance
Shun Esaki Individual BC4   Grisales (COL)
L 2-4
  McGuire (GBR)
L 2-3
  Wong (HKG)
L 3-5
N/A 4 Did not advance
Takumi Nakamura
Yuriko Fujii
Hidetaka Sugimura
Takayuki Hirose
Team BC1–2   Slovakia
W 8-2
  Portugal
W 5-4
  South Korea
L 5-6
  Brazil
W 6-4
1 Q N/A   Thailand
L 3-8
  Portugal
W 4-3
 
Kazuki Takahashi
Keisuke Kawamoto
Keiko Tanaka
Pairs BC3   Australia
W 3-2
  Hong Kong
L 4-4*
  Portugal
W 7-0
  Brazil
W 3*-3
2 Q N/A   Greece
W 5-1
  South Korea
L 4-4*
 

CyclingEdit

RoadEdit

Men
Athlete Event Result Rank
Maski Fujita Road time trial C3 36:47.63 7
Road race C1-3 2:11:06 7
Shota Kawamoto Road time trial C2 39:08.26 9
Road race C1-3 2:28:51 28
Women
Athlete Event Result Rank
Miho Fujii Road time trial C1-3 33:09.02 15
Road race C1-3 1:37:24 15
Keiko Sugiura Road time trial C1-3 25:55.76  
Road race C1-3 1:12:55  

TrackEdit

Men
Athlete Event Heats Final
Result Rank Result Rank
Maski Fujita Individual pursuit C3 3:38.366 8 Did not advance
Time trial C1-3 N/A 1:12.306 14
Shota Kawamoto Individual pursuit C2 3:36.117 4   Liang (CHN)
L 3:38.947
4
Time trial C1-3 N/A 1:08.531 6
Women
Athlete Event Heats Final
Result Rank Result Rank
Miho Fujii Individual pursuit C1-3 4:52.254 15 Did not advance
Time trial C1-3 N/A 41.706 7
Keiko Sugiura Individual pursuit C1-3 4:02.834 5 Did not advance
Time trial C1-3 N/A 39.869 4

EquestrianEdit

Athlete Horse Event Result Rank
Sho Iniba Exclusive Individual test grade III 67.529 15
Mitsuhide Miyaji Charmander Individual test grade II 66.824 7 Q
Individual freestyle test grade II 67.434 8
Katsuji Takashima Huzette Individual test grade IV 65.951 14
Sochie Yoshigoe Hashtag Individual test grade II 63.823 10
Mitsuhide Miyaji (GII)
Sho Iniba (GIII)
Katsuji Takashima (GIV)
See above Team test 198.378 15

Football 5-a-sideEdit

Roster

The following is the Japan squad in the football 5-a-side tournament of the 2020 Summer Paralympics.[5]

No. Pos. Player Class Date of birth (age)
1 GK Daisuke Satō Sighted (1984-06-17)17 June 1984 (aged 37)
2 Hajime Teranishi B1 (1990-05-23)23 May 1990 (aged 31)
3 Robertoizumi Sasaki B1 (1978-05-02)2 May 1978 (aged 43)
7 Akihito Tanaka B1 (1978-05-08)8 May 1978 (aged 43)
8 Yasuhiro Sasaki B1 (1975-11-20)20 November 1975 (aged 45)
9 Satoru Hinata B1 (1984-12-13)13 December 1984 (aged 36)
10 Ryo Kawamura B1 (1989-02-13)13 February 1989 (aged 32)
11 FW Tomonari Kuroda B1 (1978-10-09)9 October 1978 (aged 42)
13 GK Masashi Kamiyama Sighted (1994-02-21)21 February 1994 (aged 27)
14 Yuzuki Sonobe B1 (2003-09-01)1 September 2003 (aged 17)
Group stage
Pos Team Pld W D L GF GA GD Pts Qualification
1   Brazil 3 3 0 0 11 0 +11 9 Semi finals
2   China 3 2 0 1 3 3 0 6
3   Japan 3 1 0 2 4 6 −2 3 5th–6th place match
4   France 3 0 0 3 0 9 −9 0 7th–8th place match
Source: TOCOG
Japan  4–0  France
Report
Referee: Lucio Morgado (Brazil)

Brazil  4–0  Japan
Report
Referee: Germinal Lubrano (Argentina)

Japan  0–2  China
Report Zhu Ruiming   12'18'
Referee: François Carcouët (France)
Fifth place match
Japan  1–0  Spain
Kuroda   20' Report
Referee: Rafael Gonzalez (Mexico)

GoalballEdit

Under goalball rules, as the host nation, Japan gets one of the ten slots for the men's, and women's, competitions. There are up to six athletes on the court at a time; three athletes per team are allowed on the court at one time.

MenEdit

The following is the Japan roster in the men's goalball tournament of the 2020 Summer Paralympics.[6]

No. Player Class Date of birth (age)
1 Yuto Sano B3 (2002-06-20)20 June 2002 (aged 19)
4 Yuji Taguchi B2 (1991-02-16)16 February 1991 (aged 30)
5 Ryoga Yamaguchi B1 (1997-01-05)5 January 1997 (aged 24)
7 Kazuya Kaneko B3 (2002-02-08)8 February 2002 (aged 19)
8 Koji Miyajiki B3 (1995-03-20)20 March 1995 (aged 26)
9 Yuta Kawashima B2 (1994-09-24)24 September 1994 (aged 26)
Group stage
Pos Team Pld W D L GF GA GD Pts Qualification
1   Japan (H) 4 3 0 1 37 15 +22 9 Quarter-finals
2   Brazil 4 3 0 1 35 17 +18 9
3   United States 4 2 0 2 25 35 −10 6
4   Lithuania 4 1 1 2 24 31 −7 4
5   Algeria 4 0 1 3 20 43 −23 1
Source: TOCOG
(H) Host
25 August 2021
13:15
Algeria   4–13   Japan Makuhari Messe, Tokyo
Referees: Bas Spaans (Netherlands), Woradet Kultawongwattana (Thailand)
Belhouchat 3
Larbi 1
Report Kaneko 7
Miyajiki 3
Sano 2
Yamaguchi 1
27 August 2021
13:15
Japan   11–1   United States Makuhari Messe, Tokyo
Referees: Reza Dehghan (Iran), Woradet Kultawongwattana (Thailand)
Sano 6
Miyajiki 3
Kaneko 2
Report Walker 1
28 August 2021
14:45
Lithuania   2–10   Japan Makuhari Messe, Tokyo
Referees: Warrick Jackes (Australia), Bas Spaans (Netherlands)
Montvydas 1
Pavliukianec 1
Report Sano 4
Miyajiki 3
Kaneko 2
Yamaguchi 1
29 August 2021
09:00
Japan   3–8   Brazil Makuhari Messe, Tokyo
Referees: Reza Dehghan (Iran), Launel Scott (Canada)
Yamaguchi 2
Sano 1
Report Sousa 5
Moreno 3
Quarter-final
31 August 2021
13:15
Japan   4–7   China Makuhari Messe, Tokyo
Referees: Reza Dehghan (Iran), Svitlana Moroz (Ukraine)
Miyajiki 4 Report Yang Mingyuan 6
Cai Changgui 1

WomenEdit

The following is the Japan roster in the women's goalball tournament of the 2020 Summer Paralympics.[7]

No. Player Class Date of birth (age)
1 Yuki Temma B1 (1990-07-26)26 July 1990 (aged 31)
2 Rie Urata B1 (1977-07-01)1 July 1977 (aged 44)
3 Eiko Kakehata B3 (1993-02-19)19 February 1993 (aged 28)
6 Norika Hagiwara B2 (2001-02-02)2 February 2001 (aged 20)
7 Rieko Takahashi B1 (1998-03-20)20 March 1998 (aged 23)
8 Haruka Wakasugi B1 (1995-08-23)23 August 1995 (aged 26)
Group stage






Quarterfinal


Semi-final


Bronze medal match


JudoEdit

Men
Athlete Event Round of 16 Quarterfinals Semifinals Repechage 1 Repechage 2 Final / BM
Opposition
Result
Opposition
Result
Opposition
Result
Opposition
Result
Opposition
Result
Opposition
Result
Rank
Takaaki Hirai −60 kg   Marques (BRA)
W 10–01
  Bologa (ROU)
L 00–10
Did not advance Bye   Çiftçi (TUR)
L 00–10
Did not advance =7
Yujiro Seto −66 kg   Gauto (ARG)
W 11–00
  Kuranbaev (UZB)
L 00–10
Did not advance Bye   Mönkhbat (MGL)
W 10–01
  Gamjashvili (GEO)
W 11–01
 
Takamasa Nagai −73 kg   Ramírez (ARG)
W 10–00
  Kutuev (RPC)
L 00–10
Did not advance Bye   Bareikis (LTU)
L 01–11
Did not advance =7
Aramitsu Kitazono[8] −81 kg   Solovey (UKR)
WD
Did not advance
Haruka Hirose −90 kg   Chetouane (ALG)
W 10–00
  Latchoumanaya (FRA)
L 00–10
Did not advance Bye   Cavalcante (BRA)
L 00–10
Did not advance =7
Yoshikazu Matsumoto −100 kg Bye   Upmann (GER)
L 00–10
Did not advance Bye   Khalilov (UZB)
L 00–10
Did not advance =7
Kento Masaki +100 kg Bye   Chikoidze (GEO)
L 00–10
Did not advance Bye   Fernández (CUB)
L 00–10
Did not advance =7
Women
Athlete Event Round of 16 Quarterfinals Semifinals Repechage 1 Repechage 2 Final / BM
Opposition
Result
Opposition
Result
Opposition
Result
Opposition
Result
Opposition
Result
Opposition
Result
Rank
Shizuka Hangai −48 kg Bye   Hajiyeva (AZE)
L 00–10
Did not advance Bye   Taşın (AZE)
W 10–01
  Ivanytska (UKR)
L 00–11
=5
Yui Fujiwara -52 kg Bye   Safarova (AZE)
W 10–00
  Abdellaoui (ALG)
L 00–10
Bye   Stepaniuk (RPC)
L 00–10
=5
Junko Hirose -57 kg   Bogdanova (BLR)
W 10–00
  Samandarova (UZB)
L 00–11
Did not advance Bye   González (ARG)
W 10–00
  Çelik  (TUR)
L 01–10
=5
Hiroko Kudo -63 kg   Mutia (USA)
W 10–00
  Huseynova (AZE)
L 00–10
Did not advance Bye   Payno (ESP)
L 00–10
Did not advance =7
Hiroko Kudo -70 kg   Paschalidou (GRE)
W 10–00
  Aliboeva (USA)
W w/o
  Kaldani (GEO)
L 00-10
Bye   Zabrodskaia (RPC)
W 01-00
 
Minako Tsuchiya +70 kg N/A   Emmerich (BRA)
L 00-10
Did not advance N/A   Harnyk (UKR)
L 00-10
Did not advance =7

ParacanoeingEdit

Men
Athlete Event Heats Semi-final Final
Time Rank Time Rank Time Rank
Koichi Imai Men's va'a VL3 58.458 5 SF 54.992 5 FB 57.028 10
Yuta Takagi Men's kayak KL1 1:00.765 6 SF 58.259 5 FB 58.509 12
Hiromi Tatsumi Men's kayak KL2 47.757 6 SF 46.290 5 FB 47.325 11
Women
Athlete Event Heats Semi-final Final
Time Rank Time Rank Time Rank
Yoshimi Kaji Women's kayak KL3 55.777 5 SF 52.948 7 Did not advance
Saki Komatsu Women's va'a VL2 1:14.310 5 SF 1:08.477 4 Did not advance
Monika Seryu Women's kayak KL1 1:00.180 4 SF 1:00.489 2 FA 57.998 7

ParatriathlonEdit

Athlete Event Swim Trans 1 Bike Trans 2 Run Total Time Rank
Hideki Uda Men's PTS4 12:52 1:11 30:30 0:52 18:20 1:03:45  
Satoru Yoneoka
Guide: Kohei Tsubaki
Men's PTVI 11:49 1:22 29:34 0:54 18:40 1:02:20  
Jumpei Kimura Men's PTWC 12:04 1:24 36:12 1:02 14:08 1:04:50 7

PowerliftingEdit

Athlete Event Total lifted Rank
Hiroshi Miura Men's -49 kg 127 9
Tomihiro Kose Men's -59 kg 145 10
Hajime Ujiro Men's -72 kg 162 6
Chika Sakamoto Women's -79 kg 80 8

RowingEdit

Japan qualified two boats in the women's single sculls and mixed coxed four events for the games. Women's single sculls crews qualified by winning the gold medal at the 2021 FISA Asian & Oceanian Qualification Regatta in Tokyo, while mixed coxed four received the bipartite commision invitation allocation quotas.

Athlete Event Heats Repechage Final
Time Rank Time Rank Time Rank
Ichikawa Tomomi Women's single sculls 13:50.29 5 R 12:41.10 5 FB 14:14.59 11
Yao Haruka
Kimura Yui
Nishioka Toshihiro
Ariyasu Ryohei
Tatsuta Hiroyuki;
Mixed coxed four 8:14.09 6 R 7:52.35 5 FB 8:36.89 12

Qualification Legend: FA=Final A (medal); FB=Final B (non-medal); R=Repechage

ShootingEdit

Mixed
Athlete Event Qualification Final
Score Rank Score Rank
Daisuke Sasaki R3 – 10 m air rifle standing SH1 629.4 28 Did not advance
Yusuke Watanabe R3 – 10 m air rifle standing SH1 623.0 45 Did not advance
R6 – 50 m air rifle standing SH1 610.1 30 Did not advance
Mika Mizuta R5 – 10 m air rifle standing SH2 628.6 32 Did not advance

SwimmingEdit

Five Japanese swimmers have qualified to compete in swimming at the 2020 Summer Paralympics via the 2019 World Para Swimming Championships slot allocation method.[9][10]

Men
Athlete Event Heats Final
Result Rank Result Rank
Kaede Hinata Men's 50m freestyle S5 37.45 16 Did not advance
Men's 50m backstroke S5 41.97 10 Did not advance
Men's 50m butterfly S5 37.80 8 Q 37.24 7
Keiichi Kimura Men's 100m backstroke SB11 1:14.05 3 Q 1:11.78  
Men's 100m butterfly S11 1:02.25 1 Q 1:02.57  
Men's 200m individual medley SM11 2:32.60 3 Q 2:29.87 5
Takayuki Suzuki Men's 50m freestyle S4 38.25 1 Q 37.70  
Men's 100m freestyle S4 1:27.48 2 Q 1:21.58  
Men's 200m freestyle S4 3:03.47 2 Q 2:55.15  
Men's 50m breaststroke SB3 51.75 5 Q 49.32  
Men's 150m individual medley SM4 2:45.77 3 Q 2:40.53  
Dai Tokairin Men's 200m individual medley SM14
Uchu Tomita Men's 400m freestyle S11 4:35.77 2 Q 4:31.69  
Men's 100m butterfly S11 1:03.32 2 Q 1:03.59  
Men's 200m individual medley SM11 2:32.87 4 Q 2:28.44  
Naohide Yamaguchi Men's 100m breaststroke SB14
Women
Athlete Event Heats Final
Result Rank Result Rank
Kasumi Fukui Women's 100m backstroke S14 1:13.12 8 Q 1:12.58 7
Mami Inoue Women's 100m butterfly S14 1:12.08 12 Did not advance
Women's 200m individual medley SM14 2:36.60 7 Q 2:37.86 8
Tomomi Ishiura Women's 50m freestyle S11 31.08 5 Q 30.85 7
Women's 100m freestyle S11 1:13.76 8 Q 1:13.80 8
Moemi Kinoshita Women's 100m butterfly S14 1:10.53 7 Q 1:10.25 7
Sakura Koike Women's 400m freestyle S7 N/A 5:34.12 6

Table tennisEdit

Japan as host nation, entered five athletes into the table tennis competition at the games. Takashi Asano qualified from 2019 ITTF Asian Para Championships which was held in Taichung, Taiwan and four others via World Ranking allocation.[11]

Men
Athlete Event Group Stage Round of 16 Quarterfinals Semifinals Final / BM
Opposition
Result
Opposition
Result
Opposition
Result
Rank Opposition
Result
Opposition
Result
Opposition
Result
Opposition
Result
Rank
Nobuhiro Minami Individual C2   Cha (KOR)
L 2-3
  Riapoš (SVK)
L 0-3
N/A 3 Did not advance
Masachika Inoue Individual C7   Pereira Stroh (BRA)
L 2-3
  Ballestrino (AUS)
W 3-1
  Youssef (EGY)
L 0-3
3 Did not advance
Katsuyoshi Yagi   Liao (CHN)
L 0-3
  Trtnik (SLO)
W 3-0
N/A 2 Q   Youssef (EGY)
L 1-3
Did not advance
Koyo Iwabuchi Individual C9   Facey Thompson (GBR)
W 3-2
  Kats (UKR)
L 1-3
  Nozdrunov (RPC)
L 2-3
3 Did not advance
Takashi Asano Individual C11   Von Einem (AUS)
W 3-1
  Kim G-t (KOR)
L 1-3
N/A 2 Q   Palos (HUN)
L 2-3
Did not advance
Koya Kato   Palos (HUN)
L 1-3
  Kim C-g (KOR)
L 1-3
N/A 3 Did not advance
Takeshi Takemori   Van Acker (BEL)
L 2-3
  Martínez (VEN)
W 3-0
N/A 2 Q   Creange (FRA)
L 0-3
Did not advance
Masachika Inoue
Katsuyoshi Yagi
Team C6-7 N/A   Brazil (BRA)
L 0-2
Did not advance
Women
Athlete Event Group Stage Quarterfinals Semifinals Final / BM
Opposition
Result
Opposition
Result
Opposition
Result
Rank Opposition
Result
Opposition
Result
Opposition
Result
Rank
Yuri Tomono Individual C8   Mao (CHN)
L 0-3
  Wolf (GER)
W 3-2
N/A 2 Q   Huang (CHN)
L 0-3
Did not advance
Nozomi Takeuchi Individual C10   Partyka (POL)
L 0-3
  Demir (TUR)
L 0-3
N/A 3 Did not advance
Kanami Furukawa Individual C11   Kosmina (UKR)
W 3-1
  Ferney (FRA)
L 0-3
  Wong (HKG)
L 1-3
3 Did not advance
Maki Ito   Ng (HKG)
L 1-3
  Lysiak (POL)
W 3-0
  Prokofeva (RPC)
L 0-3
2 Q N/A   Ferney (FRA)
L 0-3
Did not advance  
Yuri Tomono
Nozomi Takeuchi
Team C9-10 N/A   Poland (POL)
L 0-2
Did not advance

TaekwondoEdit

Japan as the host nation qualified three athletes to compete in three events at the Paralympics competition.

Athlete Event First round Quarterfinals Semifinals Repechage 1 Repechage 2 Final / BM
Opposition
Result
Opposition
Result
Opposition
Result
Opposition
Result
Opposition
Result
Opposition
Result
Rank
Mitsuya Tanaka Men's –61 kg Bye   Torquato (BRA)
L 24–58
Did not advance   Khalilov (BRA)
L 15–20
Did not advance
Shunsuke Kudo Men's –75 kg Bye   Isaldibirov (RPC)
L 23–31
Did not advance   Seye (SEN)
W 52–31
  Samorano (ARG)
L 22–42
Did not advance
Shoko Ota Women's +58 kg Bye   Naimova (UZB)
L 12–37
Did not advance   Schiel (FRA)
W WWD
  Watson (AUS)
L 12-32
Did not advance

Sitting VolleyballEdit

The women's sitting volleyball team finished in 10th place at the 2018 World ParaVolley Championships in the Netherlands but they hope to improve their volleyball skills before the home games.[12]

Summary
Team Event Group stage Semifinal Final / BM / Cl.
Opposition
Score
Opposition
Score
Opposition
Score
Rank Opposition
Score
Opposition
Score
Rank
Japan men's Men's tournament   RPC
L 0–3
  Egypt
L 0–3
  Bosnia and Herzegovina
L 0–3
4 Did not advance Seventh place match
  China
L 0–3
8
Japan women's Women's tournament   Italy
L 0–3
  Brazil
L 0–3
  Canada
L 0–3
4 Did not advance Seventh place match
  Rwanda
L 0–3
8

Men's tournamentEdit

Group play
Pos Team Pld W L Pts SW SL SR SPW SPL SPR Qualification
1   RPC 3 3 0 3 9 0 MAX 225 151 1.490 Semifinals
2   Bosnia and Herzegovina 3 2 1 2 6 3 2.000 205 176 1.165
3   Egypt 3 1 2 1 3 6 0.500 193 174 1.109 Fifth place match
4   Japan 3 0 3 0 0 9 0.000 103 225 0.458 Seventh place match
Source: TOCOG
27 August 2021 (2021-08-27)
14:00
v
Japan   0–3   RPC Makuhari Messe, Tokyo
Referees: Khalid Shanishah (LBA), Christina Fiebich (USA)
(6–25, 17–25, 15–25)
Results Statistics

29 August 2021 (2021-08-29)
18:30
v
Japan   0–3   Egypt Makuhari Messe, Tokyo
Referees: Marie-Claude Richer (CAN), Huang Xiao (CHN)
(11–25, 7–25, 6–25)
Results Statistics

31 August 2021 (2021-08-31)
20:30
v
Bosnia and Herzegovina   3–0   Japan Makuhari Messe, Tokyo
Referees: Barbara Pakuła (POL), Kim Jong-heun (KOR)
(25–13, 25–15, 25–13)
Results Statistics
Seventh place match
2 September 2021 (2021-09-02)
13:30
v
Japan   0–3   China Makuhari Messe, Tokyo
Referees: Ute Fischer (GER), Vanessa Redes (BRA)
(14–25, 18–25, 19–25)
Results Statistics

Women's tournamentEdit

Group play
Pos Team Pld W L Pts SW SL SR SPW SPL SPR Qualification
1   Brazil 3 3 0 3 9 3 3.000 289 237 1.219 Semifinals
2   Canada 3 2 1 2 8 4 2.000 278 243 1.144
3   Italy 3 1 2 1 5 6 0.833 227 232 0.978 Fifth place match
4   Japan (H) 3 0 3 0 0 9 0.000 143 225 0.636 Seventh place match
Source: TOCOG
(H) Host
27 August 2021 (2021-08-27)
10:00
v
Japan   0–3   Italy Makuhari Messe, Tokyo
Referees: Toomas Murulo (EST), Ute Fischer (GER)
(23–25, 11–25, 10–25)
Results Statistics

29 August 2021 (2021-08-29)
20:30
v
Japan   0–3   Brazil Makuhari Messe, Tokyo
Referees: Christina Fiebich (GER), Haris Helac (BIH)
(13–25, 16–25, 16–25)
Results Statistics

1 September 2021 (2021-09-01)
20:30
v
Canada   3–0   Japan Makuhari Messe, Tokyo
Referees: Huang Xiao (CHN), Sari Mannersuo (FIN)
(25–19, 25–15, 25–20)
Results Statistics
Seventh place match
3 September 2021 (2021-09-03)
13:30
v
Japan   0–3   Rwanda Makuhari Messe, Tokyo
Referees: Sari Mannersuo (FIN), Barbara Pakuła (POL)
(19–25, 21–25, 22–25)
Results Statistics

Wheelchair basketballEdit

Men's tournamentEdit

Roster

The following is the Japan roster in the men's wheelchair basketball tournament of the 2020 Summer Paralympics. [13]

Players Coaches
Pos. No. Name Age – Date of birth Pts. Club Ctr.
1 Akira Toyoshima 32 – (1989-02-16)16 February 1989 2.0  
2 Renshi Chokai 22 – (1999-02-02)2 February 1999 2.5  
6 Rin Kawahara 24 – (1996-12-03)3 December 1996 1.5  
7 Takuya Furusawa 25 – (1996-05-08)8 May 1996 3.0  
8 Ryuga Akaishi 20 – (2000-09-11)11 September 2000 2.5  
10 Tetsuya Miyajima 32 – (1988-11-29)29 November 1988 4.0  
11 Kiyoshi Fujisawa 35 – (1986-07-26)26 July 1986 2.0  
13 Reo Fujimoto 37 – (1983-09-22)22 September 1983 4.5  
21 Yoshinobu Takamatsu 21 – (1999-11-20)20 November 1999 4.0  
25 Kei Akita 31 – (1990-02-22)22 February 1990 3.5  
26 Takayoshi Iwai 25 – (1996-06-28)28 June 1996 1.0  
55 Hiroaki Kozai 33 – (1988-07-14)14 July 1988 3.5  
Head coach

Kazuyuki Kyoya

Assistant coach(es)
Shimpei Oikawa
Legend
  • Age - describes age on 24 August 2021
Groupstage


Pos Team Pld W L PF PA PD Pts Qualification
1   Spain 5 5 0 375 272 +103 10 Quarter-finals
2   Japan (H) 5 4 1 312 298 +14 9
3   Turkey 5 3 2 353 327 +26 8
4   Canada 5 2 3 307 333 −26 7
5   South Korea 5 1 4 305 332 −27 6 9th/10th place playoff
6   Colombia 5 0 5 256 346 −90 5 11th/12th place playoff
Source: TOCOG
Rules for classification: 1) Points; 2) Head-to-head results; 3) Points difference; 4) Points scored.
(H) Host
26 August 2021 (2021-08-26)
20:30
Colombia   56–63   Japan
Scoring by quarter: 15–24, 13–12, 15–15, 13–12
Pts: Hernandez 21
Rebs: Diaz, Hernandez 8
Asts: Leep 6
Pts: Akita 24
Rebs: Chokai 17
Asts: Chokai 10
Musashino Forest Sport Plaza
Attendance: 40
Referees: Yap Poh Boon

28 August 2021 (2021-08-28)
20:30
South Korea   66–54   Colombia
Scoring by quarter: 19–10, 16–17, 18–10, 13–17
Pts: Lee C. 14
Rebs: Lee Y. 13
Asts: Oh 11
Pts: Hernandez 21
Rebs: Sanz 8
Asts: Hernandez 9
Musashino Forest Sport Plaza
Attendance: 0
Referees: Hiroki Ono

29 August 2021 (2021-08-29)
20:30
Spain   79–61   Japan
Scoring by quarter: 22–18, 26–12, 12–17, 19–14
Pts: García 27
Rebs: García 12
Asts: García 17
Pts: Furusawa 15
Rebs: Chokai, Fujimoto 5
Asts: Akaishi 5
Ariake Arena
Referees: Mauricio Gamez

30 August 2021 (2021-08-30)
14:45
Turkey   55–67   Japan
Scoring by quarter: 12–9, 15–19, 17–17, 11–22
Pts: Toprak 17
Rebs: Gürbulak 9
Asts: Gürbulak 6
Pts: Kozai 22
Rebs: Chokai 14
Asts: Chokai 8
Ariake Arena
Referees: Gustavo Mathias
Quarter-final
1 September 2021 (2021-09-01)
20:45
Japan   61–55   Australia
Scoring by quarter: 14–14, 21–16, 12–9, 14–16
Pts: Kozai 20
Rebs: Chokai 12
Asts: Chokai 9
Pts: O'Neill-Thorne 18
Rebs: Auprince, O'Neill-Thorne 5
Asts: O'Neill-Thorne 7
Ariake Arena
Attendance: 190
Referees: Darrell Hargreaves
Semi-final
3 September 2021 (2021-09-03)
20:45
Japan   79–68   Great Britain
Scoring by quarter: 15–23, 18–13, 19–12, 27–20
Pts: Chokai 20
Rebs: Chokai 8
Asts: Chokai 8
Pts: Choudhry 26
Rebs: Manning 7
Asts: Choudhry 11
Ariake Arena
Attendance: 347
Referees: Darrell Hargreaves
Gold medal match
5 September 2021 (2021-09-05)
12:30
  United States   64–60   Japan  
Scoring by quarter: 18–18, 14–9, 13–19, 19–14
Pts: Serio 28
Rebs: Bell, Williams 7
Asts: Serio 9
Pts: Kozai 18
Rebs: Chokai 18
Asts: Kozai 5
Ariake Arena
Attendance: 62
Referees: Juan Urunuela

Women's tournamentEdit

Roster

The following is the Japan roster in the women's wheelchair basketball tournament of the 2020 Summer Paralympics. [14]

Players Coaches
Pos. No. Name Age – Date of birth Pts. Club Ctr.
2 Izumi Zaima 24 – (1996-12-04)4 December 1996 1.0  
4 Amane Yanagimoto 23 – (1998-08-04)4 August 1998 2.5  
5 Miki Hirai 39 – (1981-09-10)10 September 1981 2.5  
7 Mayumi Tsuchida 44 – (1977-03-11)11 March 1977 4.0  
10 Mayo Hagino 28 – (1993-03-09)9 March 1993 1.5  
12 Ikumi Fujii 38 – (1982-11-02)2 November 1982 4.0  
14 Chinami Shimizu 38 – (1982-11-08)8 November 1982 3.0  
15 Mari Amimoto 32 – (1988-11-15)15 November 1988 4.5  
18 Chihiro Kitada 32 – (1989-01-12)12 January 1989 4.5  
19 Yui Kitama 26 – (1994-10-06)6 October 1994 1.0  
22 Emi Yasuo 28 – (1993-06-10)10 June 1993 2.0  
88 Rie Odajima 32 – (1989-04-01)1 April 1989 2.5  
Head coach

Yoshiaki Iwasa

Assistant coach(es)
Kaori Tachibana, Sayaka Yamasaki
Legend
  • Age - describes age on 24 August 2021
Groupstage


Pos Team Pld W L PF PA PD Pts Qualification
1   Germany 4 4 0 248 204 +44 8 Quarter-finals
2   Canada 4 3 1 267 185 +82 7
3   Japan (H) 4 2 2 216 215 +1 6
4   Great Britain 4 1 3 212 218 −6 5
5   Australia 4 0 4 180 301 −121 4 9th/10th place playoff
Source: TOCOG
Rules for classification: 1) Points; 2) Head-to-head results; 3) Points difference; 4) Points scored.
(H) Host
25 August 2021 (2021-08-25)
17:00
Australia   47–73   Japan
Scoring by quarter: 14–16, 14–18, 11–18, 8–21
Pts: Merritt 18
Rebs: Merritt 19
Asts: Merritt 4
Pts: Kitada 16
Rebs: Amimoto 11
Asts: Amimoto 11
Musashino Forest Sport Plaza
Referees: Celine Villard

27 August 2021 (2021-08-27)
9:00
Canada   61–35   Japan
Scoring by quarter: 13–8, 18–6, 20–11, 10–10
Pts: Dandeneau 19
Rebs: Ouellet, Young 10
Asts: Young 6
Pts: Fujii 10
Rebs: Amimoto 8
Asts: Amimoto 5
Ariake Arena
Referees: Hsieh Shu-fei

27 August 2021 (2021-08-27)
20:30
Great Britain   35–53   Germany
Scoring by quarter: 7–18, 10–12, 4–8, 14–15
Pts: Love 8
Rebs: Love 8
Asts: Freeman 6
Pts: Miller 21
Rebs: Miller 18
Asts: Lang 9
Musashino Forest Sport Plaza
Referees: Shunsuke Nikaido

29 August 2021 (2021-08-29)
11:15
Japan   54–59   Germany
Scoring by quarter: 12–9, 14–13, 16–15, 12–22
Pts: Fujii 16
Rebs: Amimoto 8
Asts: Amimoto, Hagino 4
Pts: Lang 27
Rebs: Lang 17
Asts: Lang 8
Ariake Arena
Referees: Gustavo Mathias
Quarter-final
31 August 2021 (2021-08-31)
20:45
Netherlands   82–24   Japan
Scoring by quarter: 28–6, 18–6, 20–8, 16–4
Pts: Beijer 38
Rebs: Kramer 17
Asts: Kramer 9
Pts: four players 4
Rebs: Kitada 6
Asts: Amimoto 4
Ariake Arena
Referees: Sebastien Gauthier
5th–6th classification playoff
3 September 2021 (2021-09-03)
15:00
Canada   68–49   Japan
Scoring by quarter: 22–4, 16–13, 19–14, 11–18
Pts: Lalonde 20
Rebs: Young 13
Asts: Young 8
Pts: Kitada 20
Rebs: Kitada 8
Asts: Fujii 7
Ariake Arena
Referees: Geghard Tahmasian

Wheelchair fencingEdit

Wheelchair rugbyEdit

Japan national wheelchair rugby team qualified for the Games automatically as the host nation quotas.

Team roster
  • Team event – 1 team of 12 player
Squad Group stage Semifinal Final Rank
Opposition
Result
Opposition
Result
Opposition
Result
Rank Opposition
Result
Opposition
Result
Japan national team   France
W 53–51
  Australia
W 60–51
  Denmark
W 57–53
1   Great Britain
L 49–55
  Australia
W 60–52
 
Group stage
Pos Team Pld W D L GF GA GD Pts Qualification
1   Japan (H) 3 3 0 0 170 155 +15 6 Semi-finals
2   Australia 3 1 0 2 156 159 −3 2
3   France 3 1 0 2 151 153 −2 2 Fifth place Match
4   Denmark 3 1 0 2 155 165 −10 2 Seventh place Match
Source: Tokyo2020
(H) Host
Japan  53–51  France

Japan  60–51  Denmark

Australia  53–57  Japan
Semi final
Japan  49-55  Great Britain
Bronze medal match
Japan  60-52  Australia

Wheelchair tennisEdit

Japan qualified twelve players entries for wheelchair tennis. Shingo Kunieda and Yui Kamiji qualified by winning the gold medal at the 2018 Asian Para Games in Jakarta. Meanwhile ten other athletes qualified by world rankings.[15]

Athlete Event Round of 64 Round of 32 Round of 16 Quarterfinals Semifinals Final / BM
Opposition
Result
Opposition
Result
Opposition
Result
Opposition
Result
Opposition
Result
Opposition
Result
Rank
Daisuke Arai Men's singles   Sasson (ISR)
W 6-1, 6-1
  Olsson (SWE)
L 0-6, 2-6
Did not advance
Shingo Kunieda N/A   Gergely (ISR)
W 6-0, 6-1
  Ji (CHN)
W 6-0, 6-1
  Houdet (FRA)
W 7-6, 6-3
  Reid (GBR)
W 6-3, 6-2
  Egberink (NED)
W 6-1, 6-2
 
Takuya Miki   Siscar Meseguer (ESP)
W 6-1, 6-2
  Casco (ARG)
W 6-3, 6-1
  Peifer (FRA)
L 2-6, 3-6
Did not advance
Takashi Sanada   Anker (NED)
W 6-1, 6-1
  Im (KOR)
W 6-2, 6-1
  Reid (GBR)
L 2-6, 1-6
Did not advance
Daisuke Arai
Takuya Miki
Men's doubles N/A   Khlongrua /
Suwan (THA)
W 7-6, 6-3
  Fernández /
Ledesma (ARG)
L 7-6, 6-3
Did not advance
Shingo Kunieda
Takashi Sanada
N/A Bye   Cattanéo /
Menguy (FRA)
W 6-1, 6-1
  Anker /
Spaargaren (NED)
W 7-6, 6-3
  Hewett /
Reid (GBR)
L 2-6, 1-6
  Egberink /
Scheffers (NED)
L 3-6, 2-6
4
Yui Kamiji Women's singles N/A   Moreno (ARG)
W 6-0, 6-1
  Duval (BRA)
W 6-0, 6-0
  Zhu (CHN)
W 7-5, 6-1
  van Koot (NED)
W 6-2, 6-2
  de Groot (NED)
L 3-6, 6-7
 
Momoko Ohtani N/A   Venter (RSA)
W 6-1, 6-2
  Lvova (RPC)
W 7-5, 6-1
  de Groot (NED)
L 3-6, 2-6
Did not advance
Saki Takamuro N/A   Montjane (RSA)
L 2-6, 1-6
Did not advance
Manami Tanaka N/A   Awane (MAR)
W 6-1, 6-2
  Whiley (GBR)
L 1-6, 0-6
Did not advance
Yui Kamiji
Momoko Ohtani
Women's doubles N/A Bye   Huang H /
Huang J (CHN)
W 6-0, 6-0
  de Groot /
van Koot (NED)
L 4-6, 2-6
  Wang /
Zhu (CHN)
W 6-2, 7-6
 
Saki Takamuro
Manami Tanaka
N/A Bye   Wang /
Zhu (CHN)
L 2-6, 1-6
Did not advance
Mitsuteru Moroishi Quad singles N/A   Alcott (AUS)
L 6-0, 6-2
Did not advance
Koji Sugeno N/A   Kim (KOR)
W 6-0, 6-0
  Wagner (USA)
W 6-4, 6-2
  Schröder (NED)
L 2-6, 3-6
  Vink (NED)
L 1-6, 4-6
4
Mitsuteru Moroishi
Koji Sugeno
Quad doubles N/A   Saadon /
Weinberg (ISR)
W 7-5, 6-2
  Alcott /
Davidson (AUS)
L 2-6, 4-6
  Cotterill /
Lapthorne (GBR)
W 7-5, 3-6, 7-5
 

See alsoEdit

ReferencesEdit

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