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Top medal sports
Ryota Murata defeats Brazil's Esquiva Falcao in the men's middleweight final to win Japan's first Olympic boxing gold medal since 1964.
11 Aug 12
9 Aug 12
Japan's Saori Yoshida beats Canadian Tonya Lynn Verbeek to win a third successive Olympic gold in the women's 55kg freestyle wrestling.
8 Aug 12
Japan's Hitomi Obara wins won gold in the women's 48kg freestyle wrestling with a 2-1 win over Azerbaijani Mariya Stadnyk.
7 Aug 12
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Women's Football 6 Aug 12
Women's Team 5 Aug 12
Men's Football 5 Aug 12
Swimming 4 Aug 12
Equestrian 4 Aug 12
Boxing 3 Aug 12
Men's 200m Backstroke 2 Aug 12
Men's Bantamweight (56kg) 2 Aug 12
Men's Singles 2 Aug 12
Japan at the Olympics
11 London 2012 ranking
8 Beijing 2008 ranking
1912 First Olympic appearance
Athletes from Japan
- Miho Fukumoto Football Medallist
- Ai Fukuhara Table Tennis Medallist
- Kaori Icho Wrestling Medallist
- Azusa Iwashimizu Football Medallist
- Kosuke Hagino Swimming Medallist
- Ren Hayakawa Archery Medallist
- Yukiko Ebata Volleyball Medallist
- Kaori Inoue Volleyball Medallist
- Kasumi Ishikawa Table Tennis Medallist
- Natsumi Hoshi Swimming Medallist
- Kenta Chida Fencing Medallist
- Maiko Kano Volleyball Medallist
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- Gold Tatsuhiro Yonemitsu Men's Freestyle 66kg
- Gold Ryota Murata Men's Middleweight (75kg)
- Bronze Satoshi Shimizu Men's Bantamweight (56kg)
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