Judges Commands

Judges Commands

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Senshu

Competitor

Senshu Nakae (or simply Senshu)

Bring competitors into fighting arena

Aka

Red

Shiro

White

Shobu Ippon Hajime

Start Shobu Ippon match

Yame

Stop the fighting

Motono Ichi

Return to the face-off lines

Tsuzukete Hajime

Resume the bout

Waza Ari

Awarding a half point

Awasete Ippon

A full point with two Waza Ari (half points)

Ippon

Awarding a straight full point

Torimasen

No point

Hayai

Faster

Aka (Red) Hayai

Faster

Shiro (White) Hayai

Faster

Aiuchi

Both attacked at the same time

Maai

Attacked but the distance was not correct

Ukete Masu

Attack blocked

Nukete Masu

Missed target

Yowai

Technique was weak

Keikoku

Caution

Chui

Warning

Hansoku

Disqualification

Jogai

Out of the boundary

Shinpan Shugo

Calling a judge for consultation

Kiken

Withdrawal from the match

Shikkaku

Absolute disqualification

Mubobi

Not defending

Ato Shibaraku

30 seconds to go

Saishiai

Play-off

Sakidori Shobu

The one who scores first wins

Hantei

Calling for judges’ decisions

Aka (Red) no Kachi

Declare the winner

Shiro (White) no Kachi

Declare the winner

Hikiwake

Draw

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