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Team Fujisawa

Hometown: Kitami, JPN

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Satsuki Fujisawa

Birthdate: May 24, 1991
Birthplace: Abashiri City, JPN
Resides: Kitami, JPN

  • Olympic bronze medallist (2018)
  • World championship silver medallist (2017)
  • Pacific Asia Championships gold medallist (2015)
Third

Chinami Yoshida

Birthdate: July 26, 1991
Birthplace: Hokkaido, JPN
Resides: Tokoro, JPN

  • Olympic bronze medallist (2018)
  • World championship silver medallist (2017)
  • Pacific Asia Championships gold medallist (2015)
Second

Yumi Suzuki

Birthdate: Dec. 2, 1991
Birthplace: Hokkaido, JPN
Resides: Hokkaido, JPN

  • Olympic bronze medallist (2018)
  • World championship silver medallist (2017)
  • Pacific Asia Championships gold medallist (2015)
Lead

Yurika Yoshida

Birthplace: July 7, 1993
Birthplace: Hokkaido, JPN
Resides: Tokoro, JPN

  • Olympic bronze medallist (2018)
  • World championship silver medallist (2017)
  • Pacific Asia Championships gold medallist (2015)

Team Bio

Satsuki Fujisawa is the reigning Olympic bronze medallist. Representing Japan at the 2018 Pyeongchang Winter Games, Fujisawa edged Great Britain’s Eve Muirhead for the final spot on the podium. It was Japan’s first medal in curling at the Olympics.

The team also earned Japan’s first medal at the world women’s curling championship taking silver in 2016.

Fujisawa made her Pinty’s Grand Slam of Curling debut at the 2013 Masters and also competed at the inaugural Humpty’s Champions Cup in 2016.

Chinami Yoshida also played for Japan at the 2014 Olympic Winter Games in Sochi, Russia, as the lead/alternate for Ayumi Ogasawara.



2019-20 Pinty’s Grand Slam of Curling results

Masters

StageOpponentResult
Round RobinHasselborgL 3-5
Round RobinCannonW 7-4
Round RobinJonesL 2-5
Round RobinMuirheadW 7-3
TiebreakerScheideggerW 7-3
QuarterfinalsTirinzoniL 6-7

KIOTI Tractor Tour Challenge (Tier 1)

StageOpponentResult
Round RobinYoshimuraW 6-5
Round RobinJonesL 3-6
Round RobinRocqueW 8-6
Round RobinHomanW 7-2
QuarterfinalsFleuryW 6-4
SemifinalsEinarsonL 4-7

2018-19 Pinty’s Grand Slam of Curling results

Masters

StageOpponentResult
Round RobinSinclairW 8-3
Round RobinScheideggerL 6-7
Round RobinWalkerL 6-7
Round RobinHasselborgW 5-4
TiebreakerRobertsonL 3-6

Boost National

StageOpponentResult
Round RobinSinclairW 9-4
Round RobinJonesW 8-2
Round RobinFleuryL 5-6
Round RobinYoshimuraW 8-5
QuarterfinalsTirinzoniL 6-9

Meridian Canadian Open

StageOpponentResult
Triple Knockout ATirinzoniW 8-3
Triple Knockout AJonesW 9-3
Triple Knockout AMuirheadL 5-8
Triple Knockout BWalkerL 6-8
Triple Knockout CCareyL 2-6

Players’ Championship

StageOpponentResult
Round RobinEinarsonL 4-6
Round RobinScheideggerL 4-9
Round RobinHasselborgL 3-7
Round RobinCareyW 8-2
Round RobinYoshimuraW 7-6
TiebreakerHomanW 6-5
QuarterfinalsHasselborgL 4-5