|Morning Musume 3rd tsuika Audition|
|4th Generation (Winners)|
|Total Applicants||25,000 Auditionees|
|Winners|| Ishikawa Rika|
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Morning Musume 3rd tsuika Audition (モーニング娘。第3回追加オーディション) was an audition held in 2000, in the search of the 4th generation members of Morning Musume.The winners of the auditions are Ishikawa Rika, Yoshizawa Hitomi, Tsuji Nozomi and Kago Ai.
- Application Requirements
- Female, must be in 7th through 12th Grade during the auditions.
- Total Applicants
- 25,000 Auditionees
- On ASAYAN
The girls submit an application before the due date in order to participate.
- 10 girls were originally selected to move on to the next round:
- Fujimoto Miki and Satoda Mai participated in this audition. Both would later join Hello! Project, with Fujimoto eventually joining Morning Musume as part of the 6th generation.
- Actress and talent Nakamura Mika participated but was cut in the third round.