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Japan's last champion sumo wrestler retires after string of defeats  The Telegraph

Japan's last remaining sumo champion is retiring after the worst run for an elite wrestler in several decades. A tearful Kisenosato Yutaka told a news conference ...

The Telegraph
National sumo championships wrestles the show away from yearly wresting tournament  News-Press Now

Wrestling tournaments are familiar to some, whether it is the smell of concession stand food, sweaty gym mats or the sound of children wrestling with their ...

News-Press Now
Sumo: Ex-yokozuna Kisenosato opens up about injuries, anxieties, future  Kyodo News Plus

Recently retired yokozuna Kisenosato has shown little emotion on the raised ring, but he has since revealed that the final days of his injury-troubled career were ...

Kyodo News Plus
McClellanville businesses seeking competitors for $1000 anything-goes egg roll contest  Charleston Post Courier

Ellie Wall had heard about mac-and-cheese cook-offs and barbecue contests, but those struck her as far too restrictive for the McClellanville shindig she was ...

Charleston Post Courier
A path less followed  Hillsboro Times Gazette

Marisa Hike never imagined being a video game programmer. But that was before a high school college fair. Now, less than six years after graduating from Mc.

Hillsboro Times Gazette
Former yokozuna Kisenosato reflects on end of career  The Japan Times

Recently retired yokozuna Kisenosato showed little emotion on the raised ring, but he has since revealed that the final days of his injury-troubled career.

The Japan Times
English Dub Review: Hinomaru Sumo “Onimaru Kunitsuna and Dojikiri  Bubbleblabber

A little bit of sumo, and a whole lot of talking. Overview (Spoilers Below). The tournament has begun, and Hinomaru is the first to step up to the ring.

New Year Sumo Tournament round-up - NHK NEWSLINE - News  NHK WORLD

Sumo fans were looking forward to seeing an exciting 15 days of action in the first tournament of the year, at the Ryogoku Kokugikan in Tokyo -- the center of the ...

The Roscommon man who became a sumo wrestler in Japan  The Irish Times

John Gunning has retired from sumo-wrestling and become an English-language commentator.

The Irish Times
Meet James Lowe, one of the Spokane Symphony candidates for next music director  Pacific Northwest Inlander

During the 2018-19 Spokane Symphony season, five candidates to take over for Eckart Preu as music director will lead shows at the Martin Woldson Theater...

Pacific Northwest Inlander
What’s happening in food: Sushi Battle, plus festivals for french fries, chocolate, craft beer and  Tampa Bay Times

ON A ROLL: SUSHI BATTLE. Who has the best volcano roll in the area? You'll have to wait for the eruption on Feb. 20 to find out. Big City Events is putting on ...

Tampa Bay Times
The art of sumo wrestling: From religious ritual to elite sport  The Independent

To many the sport of sumo looks like nothing more than two heavy men attempting to shove their opponent from the ring with nothing more than brute force and a ...

The Independent
Former top-ranked sumo wrestler resigns following scandal  Channel NewsAsia

Sumo grand champion Takanohana speaks during a news conference at Kokugikan national sumo stadium in Tokyo, Jan 20, 2003. (Photo: Reuters/Toshiyuki ...

Channel NewsAsia
Injury-plagued grand champion Kisenosato retires - SHINE  Shine News

Grand champion Kisenosato, the only Japanese wrestler at sumo's highest rank, decided to retire on W.

Shine News
'It's exhilarating': Japan's female sumo wrestlers take on sexism  The Guardian

It isn't hard to see why Chisaki Okumura is one of Japan's best female sumo wrestlers. Combining her considerable height and heft with flashes of speed, her ...

The Guardian
Mongolian sumo wrestler Takanoiwa assaults attendant  The Japan Times

The Japan Sumo Association said Wednesday that rank-and-file wrestler Takanoiwa, whose beating by former yokozuna Harumafuji caused a scandal last year, ...

The Japan Times
Doreen Simmons, British-born authority on sumo wrestling, dies at 85  The Washington Post

Doreen Simmons, a British-born teacher of Latin and Greek who settled in Japan in the 1970s and became a renowned authority on sumo wrestling and an ...

The Washington Post
Hakuho stays spotless on ninth day  The Japan Times

Mongolian yokozuna Hakuho maintained his lead after beating former ozeki Kotoshogiku on Monday, the ninth day of the New Year Grand Sumo Tournament.

The Japan Times
Meet The Greatest (And Only) Jewish Sumo Wrestler  Forward

How did a 22-year-old Argentinean Jewish swimming instructor become Hoshitango, the Jewish sumo wrestler.

Sumo wrestling grand champion pulls out after fourth successive loss  Al-Arabiya

Sumo wrestler Kisenosato, who holds the highest rank of yokozuna, pulled out of the Kyushu Grand Sumo Tournament on Thursday, a day after suffering.

Doreen Simmons, Unlikely Voice of Sumo Wrestling, Dies at 85  The New York Times

She was born in England, studied theology and classics at the University of Cambridge, and taught school in Singapore. Yet Doreen Simmons found a ...

The New York Times
World’s oldest man dies in Japan aged 113  The Guardian

Masazo Nonaka, who enjoyed watching sumo wrestling and eating sweets, died at home.

The Guardian
Five percent of sumo wrestlers suffered physical abuse over past year according to investigation  The Japan Times

A third-party investigation found physical abuse persists in Japan's traditional sport of sumo, according to its final report. The investigative panel, und.

The Japan Times
Please Clap for Sumo Wrestling  Grandstand Central

Why Japan's national sport needs to become your new obsession. A complete guide to how to best enjoy the world of sumo wrestling.

Grandstand Central
Festival brings sunshine to scandal-hit sumo wrestling  Reuters

TOKYO, Japan (Reuters) - Laughter, sunshine and optimism were the order of the day at the ceremonial Spring Festival sumo tournament held at a controversial ...

Grand Sumo to make its way back to Okinawa Dec. 15-16  Stripes Okinawa

If catching a sumo tournament is still on your bucket list during your stay on Okinawa, now's your chance. Come Dec.

Stripes Okinawa
Seattle gets swept up by sumo  Seattle Times

Audiences watched as sumo wrestlers battled it out last month at Sumo + Sushi at the WaMu Theater. Sumo is the national sport of Japan and dates back to 800.

Seattle Times
Sumo Wrestling Commentator Doreen Simmons Dies At 85  NPR

Doreen Simmons was born in Nottingham, England, and graduated from Cambridge University and somehow wound up in Japan commenting on Sumo ...

Japanese Sumo Wrestling Most popular event in Sangai festival 2018 By MN Singh  E-Pao.net

Japan's National game Sumo Wrestling, which will conclude on November 25 2018 is counted as the most popular event of the Manipur Sangai Festival with ...

Live the sumo life: Understanding an ancient Japanese tradition  Las Vegas Sun

Sumo wrestling is more than 2000 years old and has remained largely unchanged since its inception. It is Japan's most popular professional spectator sport.

Las Vegas Sun
Sumo wrestlers set to grapple at Sangai test : 03rd nov18  E-Pao.net

Imphal, November 02 2018: For the first time, Manipur Sangai Festival will feature Sumo wrestling and the credit goes to Salai Holdings Private Limited.

The Special Stew at the Heart of Sumo Wrestling  Atlas Obscura

A sumo wrestler dishes up chanko-nabe during a “Sumo Diet Campaign” event in Osaka, Japan. Junko Kimura / Getty. Sumo wrestlers have always been huge, ...

Atlas Obscura
New generation of sumo wrestlers fights to revive a tradition in Hawaii  Hawaii News Now

Throughout the 90s, Hawaii sumo wrestlers rose to prominence in Japan, two of them captured the coveted title of Yokozuna.

Hawaii News Now
I made a sumo wrestling robot in Nimbatus and it was awesome  PC Gamer

Nimbatus is a game about building spaceships that can mine planets and kill enemies. You assemble your vessel in blocks, making sure that you have enough ...

PC Gamer
Meet Hakuho Sho, the greatest sportsman you’ve never heard of  Hindustan Times

In the world of sumo wrestling, one man stands the tallest. And he is not known by many outside Japan. Meet Hakuho Sho, who takes the stage this Sunday in ...

Hindustan Times
Japan's Sumo Wrestling Tournament Starts on a Good Note Despite Controversies on Sexism  LatestLY - Latest News & Information

Japan's Spring Festival sumo wrestling tournament was held in Tokyo on Monday. Bouts of the game were held in the country amid reports of scandals.

LatestLY - Latest News & Information
Several sumo wrestlers call East Idaho home | Local  Idaho State Journal

Many people associate sumo wrestling with heavyweight men in a diaper-like uniform tackling each other at sushi dinner shows. However, people of all shapes, ...

Idaho State Journal
Overseas tours an unfortunate victim of sumo's recent popularity  The Japan Times

The world of sumo has seen many changes over the past decade. Changes that have irrevocably altered the way fans — foreign-based ones in particular ...

The Japan Times
Sumo: Governing body takes steps to curb violence against young wrestlers  The Mainichi

TOKYO (Kyodo) -- Sumo grand champions who assault lower-ranked wrestlers will be forced to retire under measures proposed Wednesday by the sport's gov.

The Mainichi
Inside the scandal-hit world of Japan's sumo wrestlers  BBC News

As a sumo grand champion retires in disgrace, is the disciplined sport of emperors dying in Japan?

BBC News
Former professional sumo wrestler Kaido Höövelson joins Centre Party  ERR News

The Centre Party announced on Friday that their latest member is former sumo wrestler and businessman Kaido Höövelson, also known as Baruto. Höövelson ...

ERR News
Sumo wrestling fight night at Lock, Stock & Barrel  Time Out Dubai

Settle scores by taking it inside at Dubai's biggest party bar on October 17 | Bars & Nightlife, In the mood for a scrap? Ready to go Nurmagomedov on your ...

Time Out Dubai
Public invited to meet sumo legend today  Hawaii Tribune Herald

Jesse Kuhaulua is a living legend in Japan and Hawaii because of his participation and contribution to the sport of sumo wrestling. The famed sumo wrestler ...

Hawaii Tribune Herald
The NBA Honeymooners From Japan: 13 Games in 13 Nights  The Wall Street Journal

Yuki and Yumea Nakagawa are newlyweds from Japan. For their honeymoon, they are traveling the U.S. for two weeks to see as much basketball as they can.

The Wall Street Journal
Female medics asked to leave sumo ring while treating patient because they were ‘unclean’  Global News

The Japan Sumo Association apologised on Thursday after female medics were asked to leave a sumo ring where they were treating a local official who had ...

Global News
22 rare photos inside Japan's exclusive sumo wrestling training ground  INSIDER

Photographer Issei Kato captured a day with the Asian country's top grapplers and found out how the 300-pound athletes eat and work out.

Italian eats, Moon Festival celebrations, and live sumo wrestling: 3 weekend events to enjoy in SF  Hoodline

Pizza tossing, lion dancers and 600-pound wrestlers are all headed your way this weekend.

Sumo wrestling embroiled in scandal again after champion admits assault  The Guardian

Ancient Japanese sport rocked by behaviour of star athlete Harumafuji, who attacked fellow wrestler during drinking session.

The Guardian
Sumo Association cancels recruit fitness test -- because no one applied  CNN

Tokyo (CNN) For only the second time in sumo history, Japan's national association has had to cancel a fitness test for new recruits -- because no one applied.

Sumo wrestler pulls out of Spring Grand Sumo Tournament after admitting to beating junior grappler  The Japan Times

OSAKA - A jūryō division wrestler pulled out of the Spring Grand Sumo Tournament on Monday, a day after it was learned that he assaulted a lower-ranked ...

The Japan Times
Robot-sumo is an actual sport and it's not just popular in Japan  Mashable

People around the world are building robots to pit them against other robots in robotic sumo wrestling competitions.

Venezuela's sumo novices gird loins against economic crisis  FRANCE 24

Caracas (AFP). Their physique may be a far cry from the celebrated bulk of Japan's mammoth fighters, but athletes like Walter Rivas are beginning to make a ...

Two sumo wrestlers walked into a bar. The brawl they had there is rocking Japan’s sumo world.  Washington Post

The scandal goes to the very heart of the punishing, clan-like sumo system, one that is already reeling from accusations of bullying and match-fixing and has ...

Washington Post
Collin Sexton won summer league with this sumo wrestler-style psyche out  SB Nation

Live every day of your life with the focus and intensity of Collin Sexton playing summer league defense. Collin Sexton SUMO DEFENSE !!! pic.twitter.com/ ...

SB Nation
Sumo style for Ardeer  Star Weekly

Sumo wrestlers from across Victoria will soon be doing battle in an Ardeer dojo. Victorian Sumo Association secretary Alvin Vella said the bouts would showcase ...

Star Weekly
Sumo: Ex-grand champion Wajima dies at 70  Kyodo News Plus

Former sumo grand champion Wajima, who won 14 top-tier titles with his famed "golden left arm" in the 1970s and 1980s, has died aged 70.

Kyodo News Plus
The World of Sumo, Japanese Wrestling  Star of Mysore

By Girija Madhavan. Mysuru is hosting Dasara, its most important festival. Elephants are brought from jungle camps to lend their caparisoned presence to the ...

Star of Mysore
Georgian Sumo Wrestler Tochinoshin Promoted to Ozeki  Georgia Today

Georgian sumo wrestler Levan Gorgadze, known in the sport as Tochinoshin Tsuyoshi, has been promoted to Ozeki, the sport's second highest rank. The Japan ...

Georgia Today
Japan Sumo Association takes steps to address violence against younger wrestlers  The Japan Times

The Japan Sumo Association on Wednesday conducted a special workshop for wrestlers on how to treat their lower-ranked peers, while also announcing ...

The Japan Times
World's Oldest Man Turns 112 With the Help of Cake and Sumo Wrestling  Good News Network

A Japanese man has just been verified as the oldest male in the entire world at the age of 112 years and 259 days old – and he credits his happy longevity to his ...

Good News Network
MotoGP takes on Sumo in Tokyo!  crash.net

Ahead of this weekend's Japanese MotoGP, Franco Morbidelli, Takaaki Nakagami and Jorge Martin tried their hand at some Sumo wrestling in Tokyo… with ...

World's oldest man reaches 112 with the help of cake and sumo wrestling  Metro

The world's oldest man has made the record books – with the help of cake, samurai films and sumo wrestling. Masazo Nonaka, aged 112 years and 259 days, ...

Egyptian sumo wrestler 'asked to quit after accident'  Citizen

An Egyptian sumo wrestler has been asked to retire from the sport after driving without a license and causing an accident, Japanese media reported Friday.

Farewell Doreen Simmons, the 85-year-old from Nottingham who conquered Japan's male-dominated world of sumo wrestling  The Telegraph

Doreen Simmons was the most extraordinary commentator you have never heard of. She was a combination of Sid Waddell and John Motson, who moved to ...

The Telegraph
Georgian Levan Gorgadze makes history, defeats sumo legend [VIDEO]  Agenda.ge

The Georgian sumo wrestler Levan Gorgadze has made history several minutes ago, as he defeated sumo legend Hakuho Sho. Gogadze has already won 12 ...

Da Coach, a sumo wrestler and a luxe Jason walk into an NFL stadium...it must be Halloween  Yahoo Finance

Just days before Halloween, a few NFL players showed up to work on Sunday dressed for the occasion.

Yahoo Finance
Paul McCartney channels his best sumo at inspired Tokyo concert:The Asahi Shimbun  Asahi Shimbun

Former Beatle Paul McCartney belted out such classics as "Let It Be" and "Hey Jude" during a Nov. 5 concert at a sumo arena in Sumida Ward, even gesturing ...

Asahi Shimbun
Pulse: Sumo wrestling is the main event  The Mercury

WHEN Adelaide post-grunge group The Superjesus were planning a 20th anniversary tour in celebration of their smash hit album Sumo, they wanted to do ...

The Mercury
Greatest Royal Rumble Entrant Hiroki Sumi is a Twelve-Year Sumo Wrestling Pro  Pro Wrestling Sheet

Hiroki Sumi may have been the least known wrestling name who participated in the Greatest Royal Rumble ... but in the sumo world, he's a twelve-year veteran.

Pro Wrestling Sheet
Director of film on women's sumo hopes to show the sport's diversity  The Mainichi

TOKYO -- In the midst of controversy over the "no woman on the ring" policy maintained by the Japan Sumo Association (JSA), a director of a new film on ...

The Mainichi
Piers Morgan attempts to charm sumo wrestler on Good Morning Britain  Daily Mail

Speaking on ITV's Good Morning Britain on Tuesday, Sharran Alexander, 53, who has won four gold medals at international level, said she was looking for a ...

Daily Mail
English Dub Review: Hinomaru Sumo “Wrestling vs. Sumo”  Bubbleblabber

The age old question is finally put to rest. Overview (Spoilers Below). Ozeki and Ushio need to get more people for the sumo team so they can compete in ...

Cooking With Anime: Hinomaru's Chankonabe from "Hinomaru Sumo"  Crunchyroll News

Chankonabe is the food of sumo wrestlers. Billed as being protein-packed, this meal is very much a "gather 'round and stuff yourself" kind of affair. You get a pot ...

Crunchyroll News
'I found out I was very bad at sumo wrestling' Joel Dommett talks travelling the world, wedding plans and his love for comedy  Buzz.ie

Stand up star, I'm a Celebrity Get Me Out of Here runner-up,Joel Dommett returns to Comedy Central with a second series of Joel And Nish Vs The World.


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The 10,000-Calorie Diet: This is What Sumo Wrestlers Eat
The 10,000-Calorie Diet: This is What Sumo Wrestlers Eat
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Regular People Wrestle Sumo Champions
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Sumo Wrestling Brutal And Best Knockouts Compilation
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Sumo - Hatsu Basho 2018 Day 15 - January 28th
Incredible SUMO wrestler - Takanoyama Shuntaro
Incredible SUMO wrestler - Takanoyama Shuntaro
Yokozuna Hakuho vs Yokozuna Kakuryu - Outdoor Sumo
Yokozuna Hakuho vs Yokozuna Kakuryu - Outdoor Sumo
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Победы нокаутом в Сумо.
January 2018 - Day 14 - Tochinoshin v Shohozan
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GTKY - Sumo Wrestling Great Konishiki - YouTube
Toyonobori - Wikipedia
Toyonobori - Wikipedia
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Akebono (Character) - Giant Bomb
Tower of Hercules and sumo wrestler, Coruna, Galicia
Tower of Hercules and sumo wrestler, Coruna, Galicia
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Sumo (相撲, sumō, literally "striking one another") is a form of competitive full-contact wrestling where a rikishi (wrestler) attempts to force his opponent out of a circular ring or into touching the ground with any body part other than the soles of his feet (usually by throwing or pushing him down).. The sport originated in Japan, the only country where it is practiced professionally.
What is sumo wrestling? Wrestling is a popular sport that dates back many thousands of years. Sumo wrestling is not only the oldest of Japan’s various martial arts, it also evolved into the most distinct and ritualistic.
Buy a Ticket. Have you ever seen the “Sumo” ? search now ! Tickets of the tournament at Osaka can be purchased now!
The traditional roof hangs over the sumo ring in the Ryogoku Kokugikan, Tokyo. Portraits of past tournament champions look down on the venue.
The basic rules of sumo wrestling are described on this page. Other links to sumo wrestling are available as well.
When we were planning our recent trip to Japan we decided early that we were keen to see the sumo wrestling in Tokyo during our visit as a different way to experience the Japanese culture – and it certainly was a great experience which I would definitely recommend to other visitors to Japan!
"Sumo: A Thinking Fan's Guide to Japan's National Sport" is a very witty and charming guide to sumo, perfect for new fans or for fans who have seen a basho or two (or 100).
Professional sumo, having a long history, has no shortage of controversy, from proven allegations of match-fixing to hazing.
SuGO™ competitions at Accident Maryland. LIVE STREAM SuGO™ is the not-so-ancient art of building Sumo Wrestling Robots using LEGO MINDSTORMS. There are lots of different Sumo'bot formats, but SuGO™ was developed by Phil Malone when the Garrett Engineering And Robotics Society was first founded back in 2006. "SuGO™ Sunday" began a 8 year tradition of monthly build 'n battle events at ...