Japan national handball team

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Japan
Information
Association Japan Handball Association
Coach Kiyoharu Sakamaki
Ranking #20
Colours
Team colours
Team colours
Team colours
Team colours
Home
Team colours
Team colours
Team colours
Team colours
Away
Results
Summer Olympics
Appearances 4 (First in 1972)
Best result 9th (1976)
World Championship
Appearances 12 (First in 1961)
Best result 10th, 1970
Asian Championship
Appearances 16 (First in 1977)
Best result 1st (1977, 1979)
Infobox last updated on: Unknown.

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

Results[edit]

Summer Olympics[edit]

  • 1972 – 11th place
  • 1976 – 9th place
  • 1984 – 10th place
  • 1984 – 11th place

World Championship[edit]

  • 1961 – 12th place
  • 1964 – 16th place
  • 1967 – 11th place
  • 1970 – 10th place
  • 1974 – 12th place
  • 1978 – 12th place
  • 1982 – 14th place
  • 1990 – 15th place
  • 1995 – 23rd place
  • 1997 – 15th place
  • 2005 – 16th place
  • 2011 – 16th place

Asian Championship[edit]

Current squad[edit]

No. Name Role Current club
1 Urata Katsuyuki GK Japan Osaki Osol
3 Kouchi Kairi CP Japan Toyota Auto Body
4 Maeda Seiichi CP Japan Osaki Osol
5 Suematsu Makoto CP Japan Daido Steel
6 Kyosuke Tomita CP Japan Toyota Auto Body
7 Miyazaki Daisuke CP Japan Osaki Osol
8 Takeda Toru CP Japan Daido Steel
10 Kishigawa Hidenori CP Japan Daido Steel
11 Kaido Morihide CP Japan Toyota Bosyoku
12 Takagi Takashi GK Japan Daido Steel
15 Mori Jun CP Japan Osaki Osol
16 Kai Akihito CP Japan Osaki Osol
17 Shida Hiroki CP Japan Japan Sports Univ
18 Fujita Staoshi CP Japan Toyota Auto Body
19 Izuma Masakatsu CP Japan Osaki Osol
20 Motoki Hiroki CP Japan Japan Sports Univ
21 Murakami Hideyuki CP Japan Toyota Bosyoku
22 Kadoyama Tetsuya CP Japan Toyota Auto Body
23 Higashinagahama Syusaku CP Japan Wakunaga
24 Higashinagahama Hozuki CP Japan Osaki Osol

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