Masahiro Kunda

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Masahiro Kunda
Date of birth (1966-09-29) September 29, 1966 (age 51)
Place of birth Kakamigahara, Gifu Prefecture, Japan
Height 5 ft 10 in (1.78 m)
Weight 214 lb (97 kg)
University University of Tsukuba
Rugby union career
Position(s) Hooker
Amateur team(s)
Years Team Apps (Points)
Gifu Technical High School
University of Tsukuba[1]
Senior career
Years Team Apps (Points)
1991-2000 Toshiba ()
National team(s)
Years Team Apps (Points)
1990-1999  Japan 48 (5)
Teams coached
Years Team
Japan U-21(forwards coach)
Toshiba Brave Lupus (manager)
Japan U-20(assistant coach)
Toshiba Brave Lupus(general manager)

Masahiro Kunda (薫田真広, Kunda Masahiro), (born Kakamigahara, September 29, 1966) is Japanese rugby union hooker and coach. Kunda played for Toshiba Brave Lupus, a team he coached to a League title victory in 2007.[2] Originally from Gifu Prefecture, he was educated at University of Tsukuba (Tsukuba Daigaku). He served as the captain in the 1995 Rugby World Cup and is now Head Coach of the Japan U20s squad.[3]


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