Gaijingai

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  1. https://www.outlookindia.com/magazine/story/sumo-diary/302441 Holy moly. This writer is a complete ignorant smart-*ss!
  2. https://www.cbsnews.com/news/female-sumo-wrestling-women-in-japan-breaking-into-sport-dominated-by-men/ CBS-TV video story on female sumo wrestlers with John Gunning being interviewed, too.
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    Last oshi-zumo yokozuna?

    Akebono had to learn to switch to Yotsu due to a back injury later in his career.
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    Happy Birthday Kawika!

    Otanjobi omedeto from behind the curtain.
  5. http://twistedfood.co.uk/weight-gaining-super-meal-sumo-wrestlers-eat-every-day-lives/ old story, but a good one.
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    Break The Curse (The Nigate Game) Kyushu 2019

    Argh!!! Crap! I didn't enter! I had my wife barking at me to come to dinner!
  7. https://www.japantimes.co.jp/sports/2019/11/21/sumo/relatively-light-takanoyama-paid-dues-lower-ranks/#.XdZt68BOklQ Takanoyama
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    Games Talk Kyushu 2019

    Thank you buddy Rocks!!!!
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    Bench Sumo - Day 1 emergency picks

    The 4-pointer is the one you most definitely believe will win on day 1; you three-pointers thennext most sure, down to the last person on the bench who you figure is sure to lose tonight.
  10. https://sanbenito.com/2019/08/07/sims-reinforces-the-art-of-sumo/
  11. Mitakeumi https://mainichi.jp/english/articles/20191108/p2g/00m/0sp/083000c
  12. Another great video, but read the story first. https://www.news.com.au/entertainment/tv/radio/brendan-fevola-thrown-through-wall-in-heated-radio-segment/news-story/1a5a65a5a65cc9abf5df1b20c43e6d09
  13. Outstanding video of the life of a sumo hairdresser! Don't miss it! https://boingboing.net/2019/11/07/meet-the-hairdresser-to-japan.html
  14. John Gunning on the banzuke making. https://www.japantimes.co.jp/sports/2019/10/30/sumo/unpredictable-banzuke-adds-flavor-sumo/#.XbnR1ZYpAlQ
  15. Tochinoshin to get a special visitor. https://en.trend.az/scaucasus/georgia/3136256.html
  16. https://www.irishtimes.com/sport/rugby/international/rugby-world-cup-push-comes-to-shove-as-endgame-approaches-1.4053985?mode=amp yes, sumo is in this story.
  17. https://www.independent.co.uk/sport/general/sumo-wrestling-japan-tokyo-controversy-allegations-2007-murder-yakuza-match-fixing-corruption-a9156091.html the dark side if sumo.
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    New Takanofuji Scandal

    The story http://www.asahi.com/sp/ajw/articles/AJ201910120020.html
  19. Best Seats In The House https://the-japan-news.com/news/article/0006071307?fp=b3a459e3cc86e9520a31f9bb7d7070a8
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    Toronto Raptors Visit a Heya

    https://dailyhive.com/vancouver/toronto-raptors-sumo-wrestling-japan some funny videos in the article
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    Brazilian Sumo Academy

    https://www.latimes.com/world-nation/story/2019-09-08/brazil-sumo-wrestling Great writing and video.
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    Brazilian Sumo Academy

    https://sports.yahoo.com/brazil-sumo-looks-break-013520875--spt.html
  23. https://www.2gb.com/the-aussie-making-a-name-for-himself-as-a-sumo-wrestling-commentator/ 15-minute radio interview with Murray Johnson.
  24. https://uk.reuters.com/article/uk-tennis-tokyo/djokovic-finds-fitness-is-no-match-for-flab-in-sumo-workout-idUKKBN1WF0HY The title says it all.
  25. Hiro Morita reviews the Aki basho. https://www3.nhk.or.jp/nhkworld/en/news/backstories/690/