Ryuji Sonoda

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Japanese national women's judo head coach Ryuji Sonoda announces his... News PhotoAdult,Athleticism,Head Coach,Japan,Judo,Martial Arts,Quitting a Job,Ryuji Sonoda,Sport,Sword,Tokyo - Japan,Vertical,Women,Women's Judo,Wood - MaterialPhotographer Collection: AFP 2013 AFPJapanese national women's judo head coach Ryuji Sonoda announces his resignation in Tokyo on January 31, 2013 after allegations emerged he had beaten his athletes with wooden swords. A group of female judokas, including some who took part in the London Olympics, had complained to the Japanese Olympic Committee that they had been physically abused. JAPAN OUT AFP PHOTO / JIJI PRESS (Photo credit should read JIJI PRESS/AFP/Getty Images)