Overview

Team profile

Japan

Japan have been known for its excellent reception and digging skills. Their great focus on defence has been their greatest asset against the strongest teams in the world. Their intricate plays on offence and their solid defence easily helps in transition have been an excellent formula for the Japanese side for many years.

Coach

Honda, Hiroshi

Honda, Hiroshi

The Japanese coach led his team to get 1st place honours at the Asian Men’s U19 Volleyball Championship, which was a qualification tournament for the FIVB Volleyball Men’s U19 World Championship. This feat was a great honor to the Japanese team as they have gained edge in this new age group category in Asian competitions. With the talent that he has, he expects his boys to gain further success in Bahrain.

Staff

  • Team Manager Katoh, Atsushi
  • Assistant coach Takeuchi, Hiroyuki
  • Second Assistant Coach Tomonaga, Kosuke
  • Doctor Nishida, Yusuke
  • Physiotherapist Noguchi, Takahiro

Schedule

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Ranking

Rank Teams Matches Result Details Sets Points
Total Won Lost 3-0 3-1 3-2 2-3 1-3 0-3 Points Won Lost Ratio Won Lost Ratio
1
France
3 2 1 1 0 1 1 0 0 6 8 5 1.600 294 269 1.092
2
Japan
2 2 0 1 0 1 0 0 0 5 6 2 3.000 189 160 1.181
3
Brazil
2 1 1 0 1 0 1 0 0 4 5 4 1.250 196 188 1.042
4
Cuba
3 1 2 0 0 1 0 0 2 2 3 8 0.375 214 241 0.887
5
Poland
2 0 2 0 0 0 1 1 0 1 3 6 0.500 169 204 0.828

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