Getting right to it, S1w Tamawashi (10-2) oshidashi Y1w Hakuho (10-2) Major upset of the day and Hakuho's second consecutive loss.
We know what all of this flying purple means. . .
Hakuho looks back around the tawara as a lonely zabuton photobombs without a care
Tamawashi's first victory against mighty Hakuho. Kensho winnings secured!
Zabuton continue as Hakuho walks back toward the hanamichi
Seen smiling in shitakubeya, the press all over it :)
The yokozuna taking in comfort from his supplemental jelly
Hakuho responding to reports with, "Tsume ga amai" -- "Slacked off at the end"
Tomorrow to meet with Takakeishou
O1e Takayasu (7-5) yorikiri M5e Aoiyama (6-6)
To the surrounding spectator's delight, Aoiyama lands on Hakuho as misfortunes continue
Yobidashi parade the kensho banners O1w Goeido (6-6) hatakikomi M5w Yoshikaze (2-10)
Goeido's hand looking highly suspicious for not at this angle
S1e Takakeishou (9-3) oshidashi M4e Kotoshogiku (4-8)
Parts of Takakeishou defy gravity
K1w Mitakeumi (7-2-3) yorikiri M1e Tochiozan (5-7)
M2w Hokutofuji (7-5) oshidashi M1w Ichinojo (6-6)
M8e Kaisei (9-3) yorikiri M4w Okinoumi (6-6)
M12e Kagayaki (4-8) oshidashi M6w Onosho (7-5)
M9w Endo (9-3) uwatedashinage M6e Chiyotairyu (6-6)
M7w Daieisho (6-6) hikiotoshi M15w Kotoeko (6-6)
M7e Ryuden (5-7) yorikiri M16w Daishomaru (1-11) Sorry, only have Ryuden's cheering squad only.
M8w Asanoyama (6-6) yorikiri M14w Chiyoshoma (5-7)
M10w Abi (8-4) oshidashi M16e Daiamami (3-9)
M10e Takarafuji (7-5) shitatenage M13e Yago (7-5)
M11w Ikioi (7-5) yorikiri M14e Yutakayama (6-6)
M11e Sadanoumi (8-4) sukuinage M12w Meisei (6-6)
J1w Daishoho (6-6) yorikiri J6e Hakuyozan (6-6)
J8e Enho (6-6) katasukashi J3e Aminishiki (1-11)
J4e Tomokaze (7-5) hatakikomi J14e Gagamaru (7-5)
J11e Shimanoumi (11-1) okuritaoshi J5w Toyonoshima (8-4)
Ms26w Midorifuji (4-2) hatakikomi Ms24w Koba (3-3)
Ms51e Sasakiyama (3-1-2) yorikiri Ms46e Genkaiho (2-4)
Ounoshou followed by Yuuma
Chiyoshouma and Chiyoraizan
. . . and of course, a full house