Mitsuki Gunji won the Japan Open 2007 with an average in the final of 13.13 seconds. Yu Jeong-Min finished second (13.36) and Yu Nakajima finished third (13.66).
World records: Takayuki Ookusa 5x5 1:38.78 (single) 1:50.01 (average).
Asian records: Yu Jeong-Min 3x3 10.55 (single), 3x3 one-handed 23.60 (average), Syuhei Omura 2x2 5.14 (average), Teruki Miyazaki 4x4 blindfolded 38:58 (single), Hideaki Tomoyori 3x3 oldest solver 74 years 9 months 28 days.
<font size="0.4em">picture by Hiroshi Ishino</font>