YAWARA! a fashionable judo girl!

Plot Summary: High school student Yawara Inokuma lives a completely happy and ordinary life. She aspires to an average lifestyle as a delicate young lady with a handsome boyfriend in the near future. Unfortunately for Yawara, she has an undesirable prodigious talent in Judo, a modern martial art that is neither feminine nor fashionable. Moreover, Yawara is the only granddaughter of the seventh dan Judo master Jigorou Inokuma, who expects her to become a Japanese Judoka superstar of the '90s. Yawara cautiously hides her strength from everyone to maintain a normal reputation but is often pushed to situations when she must exercise her Judo skills. Observing Yawara's immense potential from the shadows, Kousaku Matsuda, a sports reporter from a substandard paper, is willing to do everything he can to bring her into the limelight.

Type: fall 1989 Anime

Date aired: 1989-10-16

Genre: Action, Comedy, Drama, Romance, Slice of Life, Sports

Released: 1989

Status: Completed

Other name: YAWARA! a fashionable judo girl!,

YAWARA! a fashionable judo girl!

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