Seishun Gakuen Middle School 3rd Year – Class 1 – Seat 12 Primary School: Seiharudai Daiichi Elementary School Birthdate: October 7 Zodiac: Libra Best Subject: World History Worst Subject: None Position in Club: Captain Committee: Student Council President Favorite Place to Visit at School: library Relatives: Father- Tezuka Kuniharu; Mother- Tezuka Ayana; Grandfather- Tezuka Kunikazu Play Style: All-rounder Dominant Hand: Left Special Moves: Zero Shiki Drop Shot, Tezuka Zone Height: 179cm Blood Type: O Favorite Shoes: Mizuno (Wave Dual Lite <6KW93009> ) Favorite Racket: Mizuno (Pro Light S90) Signature Techniques: Drop Shot, Zero Shiki Drop Shot, Muga no Kyouchi, Hyaku Ren Jitoku no Kiwami, Saikikanpatsu no Kiwami. Tezuka Zone, Tezuka Phantom, Zero Shiki Serve Favorite Subject: World History Favorite Color: Blue and Green Favorite Food: Grilled eel with special sauce over it Hobby: Mountain climbing, fishing, camping Spends Allowance On: book fees Favorite Quote: "Yudan sezu ni ikou" (Don't let your guard down.) Favorite Foods: unacha Favorite Movies: famous classics regardless of whether they're Japanese or foreign Favorite Book: western books Favorite Music: classical (Beethoven) Favorite Date Spot: Fishing in the streams on a mountain Most Desired Item: A photo book of famous mountains in the world Daily Routine: writing in his journal Things he doesn’t like: neglecting one's work Other Special Skills: woodwork Father's Occupation: Office worker (Trading) (Grandfather's a policeman and knows taekwondo) Seiyuu: Okiayu Ryoutarou Kunimitsu Tezuka (手塚 国光, Tezuka Kunimitsu?) is the captain of Seishun Academy's ("Seigaku" for short) tennis team, Tezuka is considered to be a National-level tennis player. As the captain, he is very serious, and is strict when enforcing order within his team. Tezuka is the character who encourages the series' protagonist, Ryoma Echizen, to develop his own style of tennis, leading the latter to consider him to be both a mentor and a rival. Throughout the series, Tezuka constantly struggles with the pain in his left arm, which was caused by an injury inflicted upon him by an upperclassman two years prior. However, he is often willing to sacrifice his arm in order to defeat his opponent and lead his team to the Nationals.