JT Thunders

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JT Thunders
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Founded1931
GroundNekota Kinen Taiikukan
Hiroshima city, Hiroshima, Japan
Manager
Head Coach
Japan Junichi Kuriuzawa
Montenegro Veselin Vuković
LeagueV.Premier League
2014-15Champion
WebsiteClub home page
Uniforms
Home
Away
Championships
None

JT Thunders (JTサンダーズ, JT Sandāzu) is a men's volleyball team based in Hiroshima city, Hiroshima, Japan. It plays in V.Premier League. The owner of the club is Japan Tobacco.

History[edit]

The club was founded in 1931 as a club of Hiroshima Senbai-kyoku (formerly JT Hiroshima) of the Ministry of Finance Japan.

Honours[edit]

Japan Volleyball League/V.League/V.Premier League
  • Champion (1): 2014–15 [1]
  • Runners-up (8): 1973, 1978, 1996–97, 2000–01, 2002–03, 2003–04, 2013–14 and 2018–19
Kurowashiki All Japan Volleyball Tournament
  • Champions (2): 2001 and 2004
  • Runners-up (5): 1969, 1977, 1978, 2010 and 2014
Emperor's Cup
  • Champion (3): 2007, 2015, 2018
  • Runner-up (1): 2009

League results[edit]

League Position Teams Matches Win Lose
V.League 1st (1994–95) 5th 8 21 10 11
2nd (1995–96) 3rd 8 21 13 8
3rd (1996–97) Runner-up 8 21 14 7
4th (1997–98) 8th 8 21 3 18
5th (1998–99) 7th 10 18 6 12
6th (1999-00) 5th 10 18 10 8
7th (2000–01) Runner-up 10 18 13 5
8th (2001–02) 5th 10 18 11 7
9th (2002–03) Runner-up 8 21 15 6
10th (2003–04) Runner-up 8 21 13 8
11th (2004–05) 3rd 8 28 17 11
12th (2005–06) 4th 8 28 16 12
V・Premier 2006-07 5th 8 28 14 14
2007-08 6th 8 28 12 16
2008-09 5th 8 28 14 14
2009-10 6th 8 28 14 14
2010-11 5th 8 24 12 12
2011-12 7th 8 21 7 14
2012-13 6th 8 28 9 19
2013-14 Runner-up 8 28 18 10
2014-15 Champion[2] 8 27 20 7

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