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Asashoryu donated his yusho portrait from Haru 2008 to Izumisato-city, as a present for the 70th birthday of the municipality. It was unveiled yesterday at the city gymnasium, before the start of the 11th wampaku sumo Izumisano basho. http://www.sankei.com/west/news/180513/wst1805130016-n1.htm

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Special envoy for Mongolian-Japanese relations Asashoryu had hinted that he'd like to have an Akita dog (like Hakuho has), and the society to preserve the akita-ken decided to give him one as a present - the cousin of the one the Russian figure skate Olympic champion received recently - next month directly in Ulaanbaatar, from the mayor of the city which will be the host for the Mongolian Olympic team.

NHK local news-page with video http://www3.nhk.or.jp/lnews/akita/20180628/6010001076.html

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57 minutes ago, Akinomaki said:

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Very handsome pupper right there

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On 6/28/2018 at 18:25, Akinomaki said:

Special envoy for Mongolian-Japanese relations Asashoryu had hinted that he'd like to have an Akita dog (like Hakuho has), and the society to preserve the akita-ken decided to give him one as a present - the cousin of the one the Russian figure skate Olympic champion received recently - next month directly in Ulaanbaatar, from the mayor of the city which will be the host for the Mongolian Olympic team.

The journey of Masao to Mongolia had been reported at every stage, and today Asashoryu got him


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NHK news page with video https://www3.nhk.or.jp/lnews/akita/20180711/6010001209.html

FNN news page with video http://www.fnn-news.com/news/headlines/articles/CONN00396252.html

news every https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=s-56bBaq1gY

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Everything you want to know about present Asashoryu was presented today at Aiyoshi's Pointless!? 有吉弘行のダレトク!?

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About all his activities - he's 10 billion Yen worth -  in the end a pic of his fiancee

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video search links should appear soon here: http://youtubeowaraitv.blog32.fc2.com/blog-entry-138293.html

MioMio: http://www.miomio.tv/watch/cc407270/ - start at 27m19s

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On 22/09/2018 at 18:30, Akinomaki said:

Asashoryu today played futsal with Alessandro Del Piero at a charity event "We are the future" to support children who fight cancer

 

Later in the week he was banned by the NSK for the next two basho, just for tradition's sake.

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On 13/11/2018 at 18:08, Akinomaki said:

About all his activities - he's 10 billion Yen worth -  in the end a pic of his fiancee

And the best part of today's GogoSmile was a presentation of the most successful 2nd life of a rikishi ever

3 hours ago, Akinomaki said:

Really good info today was on GogoSmile http://www.miomio.tv/watch/cc411686/

with focus on the 2nd life of a rikishi - Ishinriki as guest - 2:46h-3:28h

At 3:09h Asashoryu (first Harumafuji at 3:07h with his school etc.)

He has a restaurant that serves German food, for up to 500 guests, with a VIP lounge below - and he spent 200 million yen on an installation there to serve delicious beer.

A bank that offers a 10% yearly interest rate, with 30 branches.

He bought a circus for 300-400 million yen.

50 000 hectare to produce buckwheat / soba for export.

Premises in the best location of Ulaanbaatar the size of 5 Tokyo Domes, where he plans to build something like Tokyo Midtown

That he'll be president one day is seen as quite likely - he was already shown like one with heads of state: Putin and Xi Jinping

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Without doubting Asashoryu's business acumen and without denying the fact he has retired a very wealthy man, some of those business projects require much more money that he would have acquired during his professional sumo life. So, my question should have to do with the following: is there some information about his partners and investors?

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Special envoy to Japan Asashoryu on the 14th was at the Mongolian embassy at a reception for Mongolian athletes who took part in the last Tokyo Olympics http://www.vom.mn/ja/p/42253

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Yesterday he was (seen) in the NHK studio for the Sunday sports sumo special

On 24/02/2019 at 15:31, Akinomaki said:

Sunday Sports today had a special on ozumo of the Heisei era - Asashoryu as guest, Taka interviewed.

with the top 20 best bouts of the era, 360p properly edited on YT https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=p9ENcyT7--w

480p from 12min http://www.miomio.tv/watch/cc423232/ (the start of the program is missing)

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On 28/06/2018 at 18:25, Akinomaki said:

Special envoy for Mongolian-Japanese relations Asashoryu had hinted that he'd like to have an Akita dog (like Hakuho has), and the society to preserve the akita-ken decided to give him one as a present

Asashoryu said that he'd like to have a future bride for his akita-ken Masao (reddish fur) - and the society to preserve the akita-ken decided to give him a female akita-ken as well as a present - this time a pup with white fur or tiger-ed , to do PR for other varieties of akita-ken as well. He'll get it on May 3rd, when he's in Odate at the national meeting to contest the best looking akita-ken.

NHK local news-page with video http://www3.nhk.or.jp/lnews/akita/20190227/6010003177.html

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On 27/02/2019 at 10:55, Akinomaki said:

Asashoryu said that he'd like to have a future bride for his akita-ken Masao (reddish fur) - and the society to preserve the akita-ken decided to give him a female akita-ken as well as a present - this time a pup with white fur or tiger-ed , to do PR for other varieties of akita-ken as well. He'll get it on May 3rd, when he's in Odate at the national meeting to contest the best looking akita-ken.

Asashoryu's new dog is snow white fluffy "Sakura"

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local NHK vid https://www3.nhk.or.jp/lnews/akita/20190503/6010003661.html

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