Author(s) and Artist(s)
URASAWA, Naoki (浦沢直樹)
Inokuma Yawara is a talented judoka raised and trained by her grandfather Jigoro. Her grandfather says she's supposed to become the hope of Japan's judo team in Seoul in 1988, but she has different plans: to finish high school and find a boyfriend...like all her friends. But being a normal girl and an olympic champion are two different things. Which path will she choose to follow?
In 1990 Yawara! received the 35th Shogakukan Manga Award for general manga.
Comedy, Martial Arts, Romance, Seinen, Slice of Life, Sports
Status in Country of Origin
29 Volumes (Complete)