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  1. Link to Part 1 Tochinoshin's profile Real Name: Levan Gorgadze, nickname "Rebani" Born in Mtskheta, Georgia October 13, 1987 (30) height: 197cm weight: 177kg Hatsubasho debut: Haru 2006, Kasugano stable Grip/Technique: Migiyottsu, yori / uwatenage Grip strenth is around 90kg right and left 1 Makuuchi yusho, 5 Kantosho, 1 Ginsho European junior champion in Judo, Studied dental tech from age 15 Hobby is cooking - favorite foods are ham hock, ice cream, and green tea Last year he and wife Nino had their first child, daughter Anastasia Arriving to Japan at the age of 17, Tochinoshin savors this hatsu yusho at 30 y.o. Leaving RK Surrounded by fans and press while signing autographs and heading back to the heya Greeted back by his applauding stablemates Pleased and happy Kasugano and his yusho winner gave each other a hearty hug upon greeting Celebrating with fans and neighbors Toasting with Oyakata Lifts the celebratory Madai red seabream Tochinoshin's 2017 basho results Foreign born rikishi yusho with Tochinoshin highlighted in black at the bottom as the first Georgian to win Others from US, Mongolia, Bulgaria, Estonia List of yusho winners and the number of basho it took for their first yusho since Makuuchi promotion Kyokutenho at the #1 spot at 86 basho, #2 Kisenosato, #4 Tochinoshin and Takatoriki, #9 Hasegawa and Kakuryu Simple map location of his country of origin Happy Congratulations Tochinoshin!
  2. Makuuchi dohyo-iri - with a certain focus and we all know the yusho winner has been decided Video news Tochinoshin's family and friends in Georgia watch his first yusho victory (Japanese video news of their comments and fellow Georgian ex-Kokkai too ). Brother in the light blue sweater, wife Nino with baby Anastasia, and Mom. Little Anastasia wears Papa proudly :) Last hiramaku yusho Kyokutenho (Tomozuna) congratulates Last Kasugano-beya hiramaku yusho, Tochiazuma I (then M5, Hatsu 1972) - and recently ex-Kasugano-beya Otsuka who now runs a chanko restaurant in his hometown, Kusatsu hotsprings (Gunma), also celebrates Tochinoshin's victory Goods - Now how about Ichinojo this basho! The Kaibutsu has awakened Getting to the main event: M3w Tochinoshin (13-1) yorikiri M9e Shohozan (9-5) A very close call for Tochinoshin, but quick to recover and save In the interview room when asked about his newborn daughter, he explains she is still too young to understand his achievement today. After the interview, he was applauded by those surrounding him and greeted by his stable and ichimon members (video tweet) Hug from Mitakeumi, Sekisuka holding the door to shitakubeya upon entering More of Tochinoshin to come later... O1w Takayasu (11-3) oshidashi Y2e Kakuryu (10-4) The Yokozuna's 4th consecutive loss and frustration O1e Goeido (8-6) yorikiri S1e Mitakeumi (8-6) M4w Arawashi (7-7) tsukiotoshi S1w Tamawashi (5-9) K1e Takakeisho (5-9) oshidashi M4e Shodai (7-7) M1w Ichinojo (9-5) shitatedashinage M6e Takarafuji (7-7) M7w Chiyonokuni (6-8) hatakikomi M1e Hokutofuji (4-10) M2w Kotoshogiku (7-7) yorikiri M14e Abi (9-5) M3e Chiyotairyu (7-7) hatakikomi M2e Yoshikaze (4-10) M16w Asanoyama (8-6) yoritaoshi M7e Chiyoshoma (6-8) M16e Ryuden (10-4) shitatenage M8w Kaisei (8-6) M14w Yutakayama (8-6) oshidashi M11w Daishomaru (6-8) J2w Aoiyama (9-5) oshidashi J10w Kotoeko (9-5) J3w Hidenoumi (10-4) yorikiri J10e Seiro (8-6) J7w Homarefuji (6-8) tsukiotoshi J6e Tsurugisho (6-8) Tochinoshin profile, stats, and post bout will be placed in a part 2 thread
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    Random Bouts

    Just going through some playlists this past week and watching a clip that stood out of Akinoshu vs Tomonohana. The latter loses his chonmage letting it all loose and wild. Looked like a relentless Raijin the thunder god! Haru 2000: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=gNvei5se0sQ&feature=youtu.be
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    Musashimaru - the pride of a yokozuna

    And here is that segment: https://youtu.be/cqggmxeq0OA
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    21 Hatsu 18, The Results

    Wow! I didn't think that I was THAT bad at this. It has now become a coming of age step towards joining this lowly party that I can only experience on the sumoforum! I am humbled
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    Day 3 pics Hatsu 2018

    It was a day of upsets. Starting from Maezumo with Taiho's grandson, Naya. Asashōryū's nephew and newly shikona'd, Hōshōryū 豊昇龍 First victories and a handshake of the two together for press The kesho mawashi worn by Taiho will be used by Naya for the shusse hirou Naya's family Taiho bout Moving forward... Jk25w Shachinofuji (1-0) oshidashi Jk24w Hattorizakura (0-2) Hattorizakura's career record still with only 1 win out of 92 total bouts since Jonokuchi debut The two new Juryo promotees J13e Mitoryu (3-0) tsukiotoshi J14e Akua (0-3) J9e Takanosho (2-1) hikiotoshi J7w Homarefuji (1-2) M16w Asanoyama (3-0) yorikiri M16e Ryuden (1-2) M15w Nishikigi (1-2) oshidashi M14w Yutakayama (1-2) M14e Abi (1-2) tsukidashi M13e Takekaze (0-3) M12e Sokokurai (2-1) oshidashi M10w Aminishiki (1-2) --- Terunofuji day 2 --- M11w Daishomaru (2-1) fusen M10e Terunofuji (0-3) The 26 year-old former Ozeki is diagnosed with type II diabetes mellitus M6e Takarafuji (1-2) yorikiri M6w Ikioi (0-3) M7e Chiyoshoma (3-0) uwatenage M5w Endo (2-1) K1e Takakeisho (2-1) oshidashi S1w Tamawashi (2-1) S1e Mitakeumi (3-0) tsukiotoshi K1w Onosho (0-3) O1w Takayasu (3-0) tsukiotoshi M3e Chiyotairyu (0-3) O1e Goeido (3-0) sukuinage M2w Kotoshogiku (0-3) M1w Ichinojo (1-2) yorikiri Y1w Kisenosato (1-2) That makes Ichinojo's second consecutive kinboshi gold star win against Kisenosato In shitakubeya and leaving RK M1e Hokutofuji (1-2) oshidashi Y1e Hakuho (2-1) Hakuho starts to pull backwards "Good evening Kakuryu, the day is ending poorly on my side of the fence. May I get a little comfort and support?" The Yokozuna's first kuroboshi black star of the tournament. No salary, no kensho. Hokutofuji on the other hand carries away his 4th consecutive basho kinboshi win. 4 different Yokozuna defeats (Kakuryu, Harumafuji, Kisenosato, and now Hakuho) \ Y2e Kakuryu (3-0) tsukiotoshi M2e Yoshikaze (0-3) Today the intai press conference of Sotairyu. His highest rank was held at M15. The danpatsu-shiki is scheduled for Feb 3rd at the Ryogoku Kokugikan. Otsukaresama One of each gyoji family to show the different stance of the Kimura and Shikimori style - Ginjiro and Kandayu Kimono on display to change in for tomorrow's Day 4 waso day Queue at the corner for the digital pics frame service (sponsored by instagram) Ryuden PR and goods Gagamaru holds up his tiny Hiyonoyama snacks Izumiya Store Special Cookies packages of Hakuho rice Kototsurugi illustrated clear files Takayasu and Chiyomaru pins
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    Hakuhou injured.

    Asachan filming morning keiko when one of the toe injuries occurred on the morning of shonichi https://youtu.be/amxLX2L1vQ0?list=PLj_5xaD5AfJBDSCCMos_H6q1MWBker_JB&t=68 From last year, Hakuho's orthopedic surgeon explains what happened to the right big toe (With English captions CC) https://youtu.be/lCxAfCs4M0g
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    Hakuhou injured.

    Keep in mind this is a man that kept a severed tendon and ligament (right toe) for years without knowing and thinking that it was just his body becoming stiff with time. It would cause frequent dislocations because of the severed tendon yet he would just continue sumo by taping the area. He was without any kind of visible physical difficulty that even he was aware of. That was the only time I recall Hakuho withdrawing from a basho that started in 2015.
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    Kyujo Updates - 2018 Hatsu

    So now the reports say internal visceral disorder, the NHK broadcast stated diabetes. Really don't want to hear it get much worse than that if even that is possible http://www.hochi.co.jp/sports/sumo/20180116-OHT1T50133.html
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    Kyujo Updates - 2018 Hatsu

    The left knee again, injury of the one that was operated on. Nikkan Sports A link to old thread
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    Sumo program announcements (pics and vids)

    Late night broadcast from yesterday, Jan 13, of 追跡LIVE! Sports ウォッチャー with its special feature "Human Watcher" Starts with Aminishiki then the bulk of the program is of Naruto Beya, a lot of Torakio :) https://youtu.be/2cy0D7LUWEU?t=1
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    Preparations of the masses- Hatsu 2018

    Toyohibiki with arrhythmia!? That sounds worrying :( been sick for a week, but recovering and may join later. https://this.kiji.is/324397675808343137
  13. Just thought this was interesting. This picture banzuke for the upcoming basho with Inousuke pictured in the middle - now available online at shop.kokugikan Even with pending demotion/suspension I am guessing his name is on the itabanzuke as well?
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    New recruits for Hatsu 2018

    A little of that exam with Naya getting "comfortable" at the heya on NStar https://youtu.be/4xhx-7k3J8w Tokyo Broadcasting Sys. has been brutal lately with video take downs so this one is unlisted.
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    Preparations of the masses- Hatsu 2018

    Any video of sumo news seems to be overshadowed by the Inosuke-sekuhara-scandal, unfortunately. Link to the NHK site of this morning's keiko.
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    Mitakeumi in 2018

    Lowest between M1-M2Hak (with 1 fusen), Kise, Goeido, TakayasuLosing to M5 at the lowest, maybe Sokokurai if he's able to climb back up (which I doubt he can go higher than M8, but thinking he is capable of winning against a sanyaku Mitakeumi)
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    Then & Now VII

    Kitataiki, Aminishiki, Kakuryu, Kotoshogiku, Takekaze, Satoyama, and Toyonoshima by 2019 Hatsu
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    Goeido in 2018

    Still Ozeki 4 basho with ≥10 wins 5 basho KK
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    Hakuho in 2018

    3 yusho (no zensho)65 wins total with 16 consecutive maybe 1 kyujo
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    Ozekis and Yokozunas for January 2019

    Hakuho Y1 GoeidoKisenosato Y2 Takayasu O1 Hokutofuji
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    Makunouchi Yushos in 2018

    Hakuho - 3 Ozeki Goeido - 1 Sanyaku Yoshikaze - 1 Sanyaku Hokutofuji - 1
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    21 Hatsu 18, The Results

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    Identity this character

    Looks like an intense oni to me. My guess #1 鬼
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    Baruto activities

    Just found the manga online http://mangakakalot.com/chapter/otouto_no_otto/chapter_1
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    Sports Navi Live in 7 Steps

    As I post this, the Aki basho is well into the middle of Jonidan for Day 1 This is a quick step by step to watch the basho live if you reside outside of Japan. I'm sure this has already been posted (Akinomaki?), but here is how to watch it with step by step instructions by using a proxy switcher via Google Chrome and screenshots of what I do. 1. Pick an IP address and port number at this link. It is a list of proxies from Japan which will change your location to a Japanese IP address. The one I chose (copy) is IP ADDRESS: 27.135.210.77 with PORT: 80 You can pick any one on the list, I just like to choose any 'Elite' with a faster 'Response Time' 2. Click on 'Settings' located on the top right corner of the Google Chrome browser 3. Scroll all the way down to the bottom of the page and click on to 'Advanced' 4. Scroll to the bottom of this next page and click on 'Open proxy settings' 5. A small window will open where you click on to the button - LAN settings 6. Another smaller window will open as seen below. Here, under where it says Proxy server, check the tiny box so that a green check mark appears and enter your copied IP address as well as it's port number from step 1. Finally, Click the ok button. 7. Open a new tab on Google Chrome to the Sportsnavi Live player website here -->https://sports.mb.softbank.jp/genre/sumo and be sure to pick the correct day from a drop down list on the top right corner It will take a few tries until it connects. I usually end up reloading the page no more than 3 times. A black screen with 'an error occured' will appear with a rotating blue circle around it which is a good sign... Just be patient and wait. Depending on how long or quickly it takes to connect to your chosen Japan proxy you will be able to watch the basho live. Edit: Please note, the connection is not secure when changing proxy server. Be sure to un-check the small box at step 6 afterwards if choosing this method of watching the livestream