Japan women's national handball team

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Information
Association Japan Handball Association
Coach Masamichi Kuriyama
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Home
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Away
Results
Summer Olympics
Appearances 1 (first in 1976)
Best result 5th (1976)
World Championship
Appearances 16 (first in 1962)
Best result 7th (1965)
Asian Championship
Appearances 12 (first in 1987)
Best result Winner (2004)
Infobox last updated on: Unknown.

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

Results[edit]

Summer Olympics[edit]

World Championship[edit]

Asian Championship[edit]

Squad[edit]

Roster for the 2013 World Women's Handball Championship.

Head coach: Masamichi Kuriyama

No. Pos. Name Date of birth (age) Height App. Goals Club
1 GK Kimiko Hida (1977-09-26)26 September 1977 (aged 36) 1.70 m 74 0 Japan Sony Semiconductor
2 LB Kanna Masuda (1989-10-08)8 October 1989 (aged 24) 1.75 m 2 4 Japan Hiroshima Maple Reds
3 RW Megumi Takahashi (1986-07-14)14 July 1986 (aged 27) 1.60 m 49 116 Japan Sony Semiconductor
4 LW Shiori Kamimachi (1981-01-21)21 January 1981 (aged 32) 1.65 m 56 220 Japan Hokkoku Bank
7 P Arata Nishikiori (1991-09-07)7 September 1991 (aged 22) 1.67 m 2 3 Japan Sony Semiconductor
9 P Kaoru Yokoshima (1985-12-11)11 December 1985 (aged 27) 1.61 m 27 48 Japan Hokkoku Bank
10 RB Shio Fujii (1985-03-27)27 March 1985 (aged 28) 1.64 m 93 481 Japan Omron Corporation
13 LW Chie Katsuren (1989-04-14)14 April 1989 (aged 24) 1.58 m 7 29 Japan Omron Corporation
16 GK Sato Shiroishi (1992-12-02)2 December 1992 (aged 21) 1.74 m Japan Tokyo Women's College
17 LB Yuko Arihama (1984-08-18)18 August 1984 (aged 29) 1.78 m 108 284 Japan Omron Corporation
18 LW Yuki Tanabe (1989-08-25)25 August 1989 (aged 24) 1.70 m 15 54 Japan Hokkoku Bank
19 RW Ayaka Ikehara (1990-09-24)24 September 1990 (aged 23) 1.57 m 1 0 Japan MIE violet' IRIS
20 CB Mayuko Ishitate (1987-01-18)18 January 1987 (aged 26) 1.66 m 48 96 Japan Omron Corporation
21 RB Aiko Hayafune (1980-01-23)23 January 1980 (aged 33) 1.67 m 95 276 Japan MIE violet' IRIS
22 GK Kaori Fujima (1982-07-06)6 July 1982 (aged 31) 1.73 m 54 0 Japan Omron Corporation
24 RB Nozomi Hara (1991-03-09)9 March 1991 (aged 22) 1.70 m 9 22 Japan MIE violet' IRIS
26 CB Anna Kawamura (1991-10-26)26 October 1991 (aged 22) 1.67 m Japan Tokai University
28 P Shiori Nagata (1987-10-24)24 October 1987 (aged 26) 1.71 m 29 28 Japan Omron Corporation

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