When the Japanese team was announced for the 17th World Kendo Championships, it was no surprise to see former All Japan Women's Champion, and reigning individual World Champion, Mizuki Matsumoto's name on the list. But this time she will be joined by her younger sister, who has also been announced as part of the team.
Chika Matsumoto is an established competitor in her own right - and at just 21 years old, she has a bright future ahead! There's no doubt that both sisters will be a formidable addition to the Japanese team.
First lake a look at the older of the two sisters, Mizuki - here's here in the final of the last WKC:
Video Source :Itohisa Takano
And here's a great collection of points scored by the younger of the two, Chika:
Video Source : 剣道九州