Otokonoyama

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    Goeido to Retire

    Retrospective: Ozeki Goeido - GRAND SUMO https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=iwcL9LF4wp0
  2. Japan’s smallest sumo wrestler has clever message of inspiration if you look carefully
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    Takekaze Retires

    I suspect his wife had a hand in that.
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    Basho highlights videos - Hatsu 2020

    https://youtu.be/nWzdQkBfFXM More from the NHK - don't embed me brah!
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    Setsubun 2020 Edition

    A nice vid on Twitter with Takakeisho, Araiso oyakata, and Enho.
  6. Sumo Coming -- Well Almost -- to Tokyo Olympics
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    Basho highlights videos - Hatsu 2020

    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=5v3cE227dic No embedding allowed for their very smooth words.
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    Basho highlights videos - Hatsu 2020

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    Setsubun 2020 Edition

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    Setsubun 2020 Edition

    At Narita-san Shinso Temple In Narita, Chiba. Hakuho, Takayasu, Mitakeumi, Endo, and Okinoumi participated.
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    Setsubun 2020 Edition

    Kotoshoho at Hie Shrine in Chiyoda Ward, Tokyo.
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    Schedule 2020

    Heavily promoted today...
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    Takekaze Retires

    Intai-zumo was held today.
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    Goeido to Retire

    Goeido: Path of Yamato Damashi (Bushido concept of honor and valor. "The brave, daring, and indomitable spirit of Japanese people")
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    Goeido to Retire

    Looking very Gucci heading into work today. He got the belt as a gift from Sakaigawa oyakata.
  16. Backstories Expecting the unexpected at the 2020 New Year Tournament Hiro Morita NHK World Anchor, Play-by-Play Sumo Announcer https://www3.nhk.or.jp/nhkworld/en/news/backstories/852/
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    Akebono gravely ill (activities thread)

    Tough video to watch.
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    Enho - predictions?

    Before he joined pro sumo. Hokaho / Hakuho. A bit of a Miyagino-beya tryout.
  19. Tokushoryu's unlikely run among sumo's best surprises
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    Goeido to Retire

    Ex-ozeki Goeido in "no doubt" about retirement
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    Basho highlights videos - Hatsu 2020

    Enho Hatsu Basho Digest
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    Goeido to Retire

    I think so. He would be demoted were he to continue, but by retiring before the banzuke committee meets his last rank is at ozeki. The rank he last fought at. The ol', "You can't fire me...I quit!" Kudos to the man. お疲れ様でした。
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    Hatsu 2020 Basho Discussion (SPOILERS)

    Tokushoryu - The Tears of First Victory
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    Hatsu 2020 Basho Discussion (SPOILERS)

    I like the guy, and his championship was exciting. That said, he sounds exactly like every Japanese comedian on TV. Uncommon for you perhaps, but utterly pedestrian for the time and place. He echoes it well, though.