Feb 20, 2020
Just like that, there are no American rikishi left in sumo.Wakaichiro, the sole remaining wrestler from the United States, called it quits earlier this month, ... ...
Feb 13, 2020
One of sport’s most overused cliches is the labeling of a ballpark or stadium as the mecca of football, baseball or basketball.True, there are adherents ... ...
Feb 06, 2020
Japan’s national sport is semiglobalized.For the first 1,957 years of its history, sumo was practiced exclusively by people born and raised in this country. From ... ...
Jan 30, 2020
Retiring sumo wrestler Goeido said Wednesday there were no questions about his choice to hang up his mawashi, because he had failed in a do-or-die ... ...
Jan 30, 2020
January 2020 served up one of the best sumo tournaments of recent times.After both yokozuna pulled out in the first few days — having managed ... ...
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Jan 27, 2020
There have been a few rikishi in the history of sumo whose careers have been akin to supermassive black holes — so overwhelmingly dominant that ... ...
Jan 26, 2020
In 1991, though most people didn’t realize it at the time, the Oshima stablemaster made a decision that would dramatically alter the course of sumo ... ...
Jan 21, 2020
Yokozuna Hakuho’s incredible 43 championships, 15 perfect titles and numerous other records and achievements rightly see him often referred to as the greatest rikishi in ... ...