Japan squad for 2020/2021

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Here is the list of players of Japan for the 2020/2021 season with heights, weights, birthdate, ages, contract length.

Name Position Age Birthdate
(dd/mm/yyyy)
Height Weight Height
ft/in
Weight
st/lb
Contract Length Misc.
Tonga Asaeli AI VALU Prop 32 y/o 07/05/1989 1.87 m 115 kg 6 ft 2 in 18 st 1.53 lb; 253.53 lb
New Zealand Craig MILLAR Prop 30 y/o 29/10/1990 1.85 m 114 kg 6 ft 1 in 17 st 13.33 lb; 251.33 lb
South Korea Jiwon KOO Prop 27 y/o 20/07/1994 1.84 m 122 kg 6 ft 19 st; 268.96 lb
Japan Keita INAGAKI Prop 31 y/o 02/06/1990 1.83 m 115 kg 6 ft 18 st; 253.53 lb
Japan Atsushi SAKATE Hooker 28 y/o 21/06/1993 1.80 m 99 kg 5 ft 11 in 15 st 8.26 lb; 218.26 lb
Japan Kosuke HORIKOSHI Hooker 26 y/o 02/06/1995 1.74 m 100 kg 5 ft 9 in 15 st 10.46 lb; 220.46 lb
Australia James MOORE Lock 28 y/o 11/06/1993 1.95 m 110 kg 6 ft 5 in 17 st 4.51 lb; 242.51 lb
Tonga Amanaki MAFI Back row 31 y/o 11/01/1990 1.89 m 112 kg 6 ft 2 in 17 st 8.92 lb; 246.92 lb
Australia Jack CORNELSEN Back row 26 y/o 13/10/1994 1.94 m 110 kg 6 ft 4 in 17 st 4.51 lb; 242.51 lb
Japan Kazuki HIMENO Back row 27 y/o 27/07/1994 1.88 m 112 kg 6 ft 2 in 17 st 8.92 lb; 246.92 lb
South Africa Lappies LABUSCHAGNÉ Back row 32 y/o 11/01/1989 1.89 m 107 kg 6 ft 2 in 16 st 11.89 lb; 235.89 lb
Fiji Michael LEITCH Back row 32 y/o 07/10/1988 1.90 m 105 kg 6 ft 3 in 16 st 7.49 lb; 231.49 lb
Tonga Tevita TATAFU Back row 25 y/o 02/01/1996 1.84 m 115 kg 6 ft 18 st; 253.53 lb
South Africa Wimpie VAN DER WALT Back row 32 y/o 06/01/1989 1.87 m 102 kg 6 ft 2 in 16 st 0.87 lb; 224.87 lb
Japan Kaito SHIGENO Scrum-half 30 y/o 21/11/1990 1.70 m 75 kg 5 ft 7 in 11 st 11.35 lb; 165.35 lb
Japan Naoto SAITO Scrum-half 24 y/o 26/08/1997 1.65 m 73 kg 5 ft 5 in 11 st 6.94 lb; 160.94 lb
Japan Rikiya MATSUDA Fly-half 27 y/o 03/05/1994 1.81 m 92 kg 5 ft 11 in 14 st 6.83 lb; 202.83 lb
Japan Yu TAMURA Fly-half 32 y/o 09/01/1989 1.81 m 92 kg 5 ft 11 in 14 st 6.83 lb; 202.83 lb
Japan Ryohei YAMANAKA Center 33 y/o 22/06/1988 1.88 m 93 kg 6 ft 2 in 14 st 9.03 lb; 205.03 lb
Japan Ryoto NAKAMURA Center 30 y/o 03/06/1991 1.78 m 92 kg 5 ft 10 in 14 st 6.83 lb; 202.83 lb
South Africa Shane GATES Center 28 y/o 27/09/1992 1.83 m 95 kg 6 ft 14 st; 209.44 lb
Tonga Siosaia FIFITA Center 22 y/o 20/12/1998 1.87 m 103 kg 6 ft 2 in 16 st 3.08 lb; 227.08 lb
Samoa Timothy LAFAELE Center 30 y/o 19/08/1991 1.86 m 98 kg 6 ft 1 in 15 st 6.05 lb; 216.05 lb
Fiji Semisi MASIREWA Winger 29 y/o 09/06/1992 1.84 m 94 kg 6 ft 14 st; 207.23 lb
Japan Kotaro MATSUSHIMA Fullback 28 y/o 26/02/1993 1.75 m 88 kg 5 ft 9 in 13 st 12.01 lb; 194.01 lb

Numbers of interest

  • Youngest player : Siosaia FIFITA - 22 years old
  • Oldest player : Ryohei YAMANAKA - 33 years old
  • Average : 29 years old
  • Lightest player : Naoto SAITO - 73 kg
  • Heaviest player : Jiwon KOO - 122 kg
  • Average weight : 101 kg