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9 hours ago, Sakura said:

I'm somewhat surprised that Goeido hasn't got a kabu yet.

Yeah, me too. "King of training" and all that, he seems like the type to stay in sumo. With all the support he gets in Osaka, he wouldn't be lacking in funds I'd think.

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15 hours ago, Sakura said:

I'm somewhat surprised that Goeido hasn't got a kabu yet.

I guess he's still working on his iin taigu toshiyori.

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3 minutes ago, rhyen said:

Meet the new Onosho Onomatsu oyakata?

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39 minutes ago, Jakusotsu said:
43 minutes ago, rhyen said:

Meet the new Onosho Onomatsu oyakata?

fixed

He is the new oyakata of Onosho, so his really is the Onosho oyakata - and to add to that: Onomatsu changed kabu with Otowayama and Otowayama retired (the new one). The new Onomatsu will soon move to the heya and start work as shisho next week. http://www.sponichi.co.jp/sports/news/2019/09/26/kiji/20190926s00005000287000c.html

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1 hour ago, Akinomaki said:

Onomatsu changed kabu with Otowayama and Otowayama retired (the new one).

Fun with timestamping... I guess that means moto-Masurao is Otowayama for today, and the resignation is effective from tomorrow? Or is it just about his post-retirement ownership of the share and he's not going to be recognized as an active "user" of the name?

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31 minutes ago, Asashosakari said:

Fun with timestamping... I guess that means moto-Masurao is Otowayama for today, and the resignation is effective from tomorrow? Or is it just about his post-retirement ownership of the share and he's not going to be recognized as an active "user" of the name?

Ex-Masurao switched and was Otowayama for the few moments from the rijikai recognizing the switch to recognizing the retirement - that's basically what the articles say. The official oshirase from the kyokai should clear this point

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On 26/09/2019 at 15:37, Akinomaki said:
On 26/09/2019 at 14:58, Asashosakari said:

Fun with timestamping... I guess that means moto-Masurao is Otowayama for today, and the resignation is effective from tomorrow? Or is it just about his post-retirement ownership of the share and he's not going to be recognized as an active "user" of the name?

Ex-Masurao switched and was Otowayama for the few moments from the rijikai recognizing the switch to recognizing the retirement - that's basically what the articles say. The official oshirase from the kyokai should clear this point

Just as reported, dated to the 26th, the kabu switch of Otowayama and Onomatsu and the retirement  of Otowayama http://www.sumo.or.jp/IrohaKyokaiInformation/detail?id=319

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There might be another vacant myoseki shortly, I don't know what's behind it but I noticed earlier that Hanakago-oyakata (former Sekiwake Daijuyama) is not on the Kyokai website any more (excluding the departments/duties page which was last updated Sep 26th). Hopefully not another health-related departure, but he still had five years until mandatory retirement so who knows.

All a mistake, as shown below.

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On 08/10/2019 at 00:44, Yubinhaad said:

There might be another vacant myoseki shortly, I don't know what's behind it but I noticed earlier that Hanakago-oyakata (former Sekiwake Daijuyama) is not on the Kyokai website any more (excluding the departments/duties page which was last updated Sep 26th). Hopefully not another health-related departure, but he still had five years until mandatory retirement so who knows.

Well, he is back on the Kyokai members list, so I assume it was just a technical error.

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2 hours ago, Raishu said:

Well, he is back on the Kyokai members list, so I assume it was just a technical error.


Glad to see it. The reason I felt it wasn't an error was that he was also missing from their Minezaki-beya page (where he's been attached since closing his own heya a few years back) - it seemed unlikely that he would've been removed from both that and the oyakata list by accident. But as you can see, he's back on there too. All's well that end's well. Sorry for the mistake, I'll try to be a bit less hasty in future.

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Goeido is now Takekuma Oyakata - I guess this explains ex-Zaonishiki leaving his consultant role 3 years early back in September?

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Former Maegashira Tenkaiho has switched from the Hidenoyama myoseki (owned by Kotoshogiku) and is now holding the Otowayama myoseki. Unclear at the moment whether he's still borrowing, as the Kyokai site hasn't been updated yet.

In addition, Oyama-oyakata (former Maegashira Daihi) has moved from Azumazeki-beya to Hakkaku-beya.

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I would have thought that the new Azumazeki Oyakata would need all the help he could get. Perhaps Oyama doesn't want to serve under him.

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On 01/02/2020 at 11:59, Yubinhaad said:

Former Maegashira Tenkaiho has switched from the Hidenoyama myoseki (owned by Kotoshogiku) and is now holding the Otowayama myoseki. Unclear at the moment whether he's still borrowing, as the Kyokai site hasn't been updated yet.

In addition, Oyama-oyakata (former Maegashira Daihi) has moved from Azumazeki-beya to Hakkaku-beya.

Now officially acknowledged, both per February 1:

http://www.sumo.or.jp/IrohaKyokaiInformation/detail?id=337
http://www.sumo.or.jp/IrohaKyokaiInformation/detail?id=338

Still kabu on loan for ex-Tenkaiho.

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