Iron Chef Italian Masahiko Kobe (神戸勝彦)
Kazunari Takada (高橋和名利)
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The judges for the Cod Soft Roe battle are:
- Photographer Tenmei Kanō (加納典明)
- Actress Shiho Hashimoto (橋本志穂)
- Actor, baseball infielder Kazushige Nagashima (長嶋一茂)
- Chanson singer Yoshiko Ishii (石井好子)
Draw, due to tied judge count and tied points.
The winner is determined by the number of judges who rule in favor of a chef. If there is a split vote, it comes down to total points. If points are also tied, the match ends in a draw.