FIVB World Tour
US$300,000 Sydney Four Star
March 6 - 10, 2019
Ayumi Kusano/Takemi Nishibori, Japan
 
Ayumi Kusano
Japan
Photo: FIVB
Personal Info
Birth Date: Jun 22, 1985 (33 yrs old)
Home Town: Tokyo
Resides: Kanagawa
Height: 175 cm (5'9")
Weight: 70 kg (154 lb)
Seasons: 11
Tournaments: 44
Career Wins: 1 (FIVB Manila 2018)
Career Winnings: US$18,025.00
Takemi "Take" Nishibori
Japan
Photo: FIVB
Personal Info
Birth Date: Aug 20, 1981 (37 yrs old)
Home Town: Hiratsuka
Resides: Kanaguna
Height: 171 cm (5'7")
Weight: 58 kg (128 lb)
Seasons: 14
Tournaments: 128
Career Wins: 1 (FIVB Manila 2018)
Career Winnings: US$59,137.50
Team Career Summary 
TourPlayed123457913172533Money
FIVB1111111030201 US$13,850.00
Previous Sydney Results 
YearPartner - ResultPartner - Result
2017 Did not play Marie Wada - 17th
2018 Takemi Nishibori - 9th Ayumi Kusano - 9th
Recent Results 
TourDateTournamentSeedFinishPointsMoney
FIVB 2/21-24/2019 Phnom Penh Two Star     US$0.00
FIVB 1/2-6/2019 The Hague Four Star 23 17 320 US$3,000.00
FIVB 7/25-29/2018 Tokyo Three Star 13 17 240 US$1,500.00
FIVB 6/21-24/2018 Singapore Two Star 8 2 360 US$3,000.00
FIVB 6/14-17/2018 Nanjing Two Star 9 5 240 US$2,250.00
FIVB 6/7-10/2018 Nantong Two Star 9 4 280 US$1,400.00
FIVB 5/10-13/2018 Bangkok One Star 2 3 160 US$500.00
FIVB 5/3-6/2018 Manila One Star 2 1 200 US$1,000.00
FIVB 4/8-11/2018 Satun One Star 9 9 100 US$200.00
Head to Head Results
Kusano/Nishibori lead the series against the field 4-3
DateTourTournamentRoundWinning TeamSeedLosing TeamSeedScoreTime
Lead the series against Carro/Soria, Spain 1-0
5/6/18FIVBManila One Star Gold Medal Kusano/Nishibori 2 Carro/Soria 5 21-14, 21-18 0:36
Series tied with Hashimoto/Mizoe, Japan 1-1
4/9/18FIVBSatun One Star Pool A Hashimoto/Mizoe 8 Kusano/Nishibori 9 21-18, 15-21, 15-13 0:54
1/3/18FIVBThe Hague Four Star Qualifier 1 Kusano/Nishibori Q26 Hashimoto/Mizoe Q7 21-16, 17-21, 15-11 0:48
Lead the series against Kou/Liu, Chinese Taipei 1-0
4/9/18FIVBSatun One Star Pool A Kusano/Nishibori 9 Kou/Liu 16, Q16 21-10, 23-21 0:35
Lead the series against Olivova/Rehackova, Czech Republic 1-0
6/8/18FIVBNantong Two Star Pool D Kusano/Nishibori 9 Olivova/Rehackova 16 21-16, 21-13 0:33
Trail the series against Traballi/Zuccarelli, Italy 0-1
6/10/18FIVBNantong Two Star Semi-Finals Traballi/Zuccarelli 14 Kusano/Nishibori 9 21-18, 21-19 0:40
Trail the series against Wang/Xia, China 0-1
11/25/17FIVBSydney Two Star Winner 1 Wang/Xia 2 Kusano/Nishibori 24, Q12 21-14, 21-8 0:29