65th AJKC: Photos and Facebook Text Updates – 2nd Round

The 65th All Japan Kendo Championships
Friday November 3, 2017
Photos and Facebook Text Updates – 2nd Round 

The second round begins on Ct.2 with Okido (Osaka) vs. Yamamoto (Chiba).
Yamamoto defeats Okido with kote in encho.

Okido vs. Yamamoto

 

Okido vs. Yamamoto

Match 42 on Ct.2: Shimura (Nagano) vs. Nishimura (Kumamoto).
Nishimura beats Shimura with kote in encho.

 

Ct.2 Match 43: Yamamoto (Hiroshima) vs. Ushirogi (Hokkaido)
Yamamoto scores tsuki and men to win.

Yamamoto vs. Ushirogi

 

Yamamoto vs. Ushirogi

Ct.2 Match 44: Noda (Ehime) vs. Adachi (Saitama)
Adachi scores kote in encho.

Adachi vs. Noda

 

Adachi vs. Noda

Ct.2 Match 45: Sanada (Tottori) vs. Kasahara (Wakayama)
Sanada the student sneaks a kote in encho to go to the third round.

 

Ct.2 Match 46: Sakata (Miyagi) vs. Kunitomo (Fukuoka)
Sakata scores men straight after the start.
Sakata scores kote.
KUNITOMO IS OUT!!

 

Ct.1 Match 33: Hayashida (Fukui) vs. Yamana (Shizuoka)
Hayashida wins with men.

 

Ct.2 Match 47: Noda (Gifu) vs. Hatakenaka (Tokyo)
Hatakenaka wins with men in encho.

Noda vs. Hatakenaka

 

Noda vs. Hatakenaka

Ct.1 Match 34: Toya (Yamaguchi) vs. Sakaguchi (Kyoto)
Sakaguchi scores men in encho to win.

 

Ct.2 Match 48: Oishi (Tokushima) vs. Sato (Chiba)
Sato scores kote.
Sato scores another kote to go to the third round.

Oishi vs. Sato

 

Oishi vs. Sato

Ct.1 Match 38: Maeda (Osaka) vs. Ichikawa (Tochigi)
Maeda scores men.
And another to go to the third round.

Maeda vs. Ichikawa

 

Maeda vs. Ichikawa

Ct.1 Match 35: Katsumi (Kanagawa) vs. Joto (Ishikawa)
Encho.
Joto scores kote.
DEFENDNING CHAMPION KATSUMI IS OUT!!

Joto vs. Katsumi

 

Joto vs. Katsumi

Ct.1 Match 39: Oishi (Osaka) vs. Uchimura (Tokyo)
Uchimura wins with doh in encho.

 

Ct.1 Match 36: Sasagawa (Saga) vs. Shimada (Saitama)
Sasagawa scores kote.
It’s enough to win.

 

Ct.1 Match 40: Nakamura (Aichi) vs. Takeshita (Oita)
Nakamura scores men.
Nakamura progresses to the third round.

Nakamura vs. Takeshita

 

Nakamura vs. Takeshita

Ct.1 Match 37: Miyamoto (Ibaraki) vs. Kasahara (Mie)
The last second round match.
Encho.
Miyamoto seals it with a great men-kaeshi-do to progress to the third round.

Miyamoto vs. Kasahara

 

Miyamoto vs. Kasahara