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.

Japan
Information
NicknameおりひめJAPAN
AssociationJapan Handball Association
CoachShigeo Kusumoto
Assistant coachKenji Kitabayashi
Roland Nemes
CaptainShiori Nagata
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1st
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2nd
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3rd
Results
Summer Olympics
Appearances2 (First in 1976)
Best result5th (1976)
World Championship
Appearances20 (First in 1962)
Best result7th (1965)
Asian Championship
Appearances19 (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 2021 World Women's Handball Championship.[1][2]

Head coach: Shigeo Kusumoto

No. Pos. Name Date of birth (age) Height App. Goals Club
2 P Mika Nagata (1994-05-28) 28 May 1994 (age 28) 1.80 m 43 18   Hokkoku Bank
7 RW Asuka Fujita (1996-02-14) 14 February 1996 (age 26) 1.66 m 55 149   CS Minaur Baia Mare
17 P Clare Gray (1997-06-03) 3 June 1997 (age 25) 1.71 m 0 0   Omron
20 RW Natsumi Akiyama (1994-07-23) 23 July 1994 (age 28) 1.62 m 33 89   Hokkoku Bank
25 CB Mana Ohyama (1992-12-07) 7 December 1992 (age 30) 1.64 m 58 127   Alba Fehérvár KC
26 CB Natsuki Aizawa (1999-01-06) 6 January 1999 (age 24) 1.60 m 0 0   Hokkoku Bank
30 GK Sakura Hauge (1987-01-07) 7 January 1987 (age 36) 1.74 m 62 8   ESBF Besançon
32 LW Hikaru Matsumoro (1995-02-25) 25 February 1995 (age 27) 1.67 m 0 0   Hokkoku Bank
33 RB Ikumi Iwabuchi (1995-12-14) 14 December 1995 (age 27) 1.70 m 8 20   Omron
34 CB Maharu Kondo (1996-01-24) 24 January 1996 (age 26) 1.58 m 7 17   Izumi Maple Reds
36 RB Kaho Nakayama (1998-10-23) 23 October 1998 (age 24) 1.72 m 5 6   Hokkoku Bank
42 LB Mana Yamamoto (1997-03-22) 22 March 1997 (age 25) 1.75 m 7 24   HC Nagoya
44 LB Yumi Kitahara (1995-07-08) 8 July 1995 (age 27) 1.71 m 3 3   Sony Semiconductor
45 GK Abinaomi Osawa (1997-07-31) 31 July 1997 (age 25) 1.70 m 0 0   Sony Semiconductor
46 GK Atsuko Baba (1995-06-13) 13 June 1995 (age 27) 1.64 m 0 0   Hokkoku Bank
47 P Naoko Sahara (1996-01-18) 18 January 1996 (age 26) 1.80 m 0 0   Hokkoku Bank
48 RW Saki Hattori (1996-12-22) 22 December 1996 (age 26) 1.60 m 0 0   Sony Semiconductor
49 LW Yuki Yoshidome (1998-08-02) 2 August 1998 (age 24) 1.64 m 0 0   Hokkoku Bank
50 LB Shizuka Akiyama (1997-12-05) 5 December 1997 (age 25) 1.74 m 0 0   Izumi Maple Reds
51 LB Ayaka Ohmatsuzawa (1998-08-07) 7 August 1998 (age 24) 1.73 m 0 0   Prestige International Aranamre

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "おりひめJAPAN 新メンバー決定!". Japan Handball Association (in Japanese). 4 November 2021. Retrieved 21 November 2021.
  2. ^ "Team Roster Japan" (PDF). ihf.info. 5 December 2021. Retrieved 5 December 2021.

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