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'I planted a judo seed in the desert'
The year was 1979 when judo specialist Toyoaki Yoneda arrived in Dubai, joining only a few hundred other Japanese citizens then living in the UAE.
- Yoneda, originally from Ichikawa, Japan, travelled the world as a judo coach before winding up in Dubai.
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