Japan women's national handball team

The Japan women's national handball team is the national handball team of Japan and is controlled by the Japan Handball Association.

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Information
NicknameおりひめJAPAN
AssociationJapan Handball Association
CoachUlrik Kirkely
Assistant coachRyosuke Kushida
Antoni Parecki
CaptainShiori Nagata
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Home
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Away
Results
Summer Olympics
Appearances1 (First in 1976)
Best result5th (1976)
World Championship
Appearances19 (First in 1962)
Best result7th (1965)
Asian Championship
Appearances17 (First in 1987)
Best resultWinner (2004)
Last updated on Unknown.

ResultsEdit

Summer OlympicsEdit

World ChampionshipEdit

Asian ChampionshipEdit

Other CompetitionsEdit

Carpathian TrophyEdit

Current squadEdit

Squad for the 2019 World Women's Handball Championship.[1][2]

Head coach: Ulrik Kirkely

No. Pos. Name Date of birth (age) Height App. Goals Club
1 GK Kimiko Hida (1977-09-26) 26 September 1977 (age 43) 1.70 m 118 0   Sony Semiconductor
2 P Mika Nagata (1994-05-28) 28 May 1994 (age 27) 1.80 m 28 15   Hokkoku Bank
3 P Kaho Sunami (1993-01-05) 5 January 1993 (age 28) 1.66 m 39 69   Sony Semiconductor
4 RB Yui Sunami (1991-06-07) 7 June 1991 (age 30) 1.62 m 57 155   Hokkoku Bank
5 LB Sayo Shiota (1989-03-21) 21 March 1989 (age 32) 1.72 m 63 62   Hokkoku Bank
7 RW Asuka Fujita (1996-02-14) 14 February 1996 (age 25) 1.66 m 38 100   CS Minaur Baia Mare
11 P Mana Horikawa (1994-03-04) 4 March 1994 (age 27) 1.74 m 13 2   lzumi Maple Reds
13 LW Chie Katsuren (1989-04-14) 14 April 1989 (age 32) 1.59 m 59 135   Omron
15 RB Hitomi Tada (1991-10-13) 13 October 1991 (age 29) 1.66 m 31 51   MIE violet' IRIS
16 GK Yumi Miyakawa (1991-11-02) 2 November 1991 (age 29) 1.72 m 10 0   Omron
18 LW Yuki Tanabe (1989-08-25) 25 August 1989 (age 31) 1.70 m 67 186   Hokkoku Bank
20 RW Natsumi Akiyama (1994-07-23) 23 July 1994 (age 26) 1.62 m 25 79   Hokkoku Bank
21 RW Ayaka Ikehara (1990-09-24) 24 September 1990 (age 30) 1.57 m 37 95   Odense Håndbold
25 CB Mana Ohyama (1992-12-07) 7 December 1992 (age 28) 1.65 m 39 93   Hokkoku Bank
27 LB Haruno Sasaki (1995-02-26) 26 February 1995 (age 26) 1.72 m 22 77   Hokkoku Bank
28 P Shiori Nagata (1987-10-24) 24 October 1987 (age 33) 1.72 m 103 88   Omron
30 GK Sakura Hauge (1987-01-07) 7 January 1987 (age 34) 1.73 m 45 5   ESBF Besançon
41 LB Tomomi Kawata (1998-06-30) 30 June 1998 (age 23) 1.61 m 27 100   Hokkoku Bank
81 CB Mayuko Ishitate (1987-01-18) 18 January 1987 (age 34) 1.67 m 94 195   MIE violet' IRIS

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "女子ハンドボールおりひめジャパン 2019世界選手権大会メンバー". 2019女子ハンドボール世界選手権大会 (in Japanese). Retrieved 16 November 2019.
  2. ^ 2019 World Women's Handball Championship squad

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