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Thursday, July 20, 2017
Japanese Men's & Women's Teams
The Japanese men's team will comprise of the full 9 members allowed. It has decided to do away with the -90kg category after Mashu Baker got injured and had to have surgery. It will have two -60kg players, two -100kg players and two +100kg players.
The women's team will also have 9 members and has an intriguing line up. It has done away with the -63kg division because it felt that there was no one among its players who was good enough. It is sending two -48kg players, two -52kg players and two -78kg players.