May 22, 2013
Yokozuna Hakuho and ozeki Kisenosato breezed through their 11th victims in as many days at the Summer Grand Sumo Tournament on May 22, with ozeki Kakuryu close on their heels...
May 20, 2013
Ozeki Kakuryu fell to his first defeat at the Summer Grand Sumo Tournament on May 20, leaving only yokozuna Hakuho and Kisenosato with perfect records after nine days of...
May 18, 2013
Yokozuna Hakuho and the ozeki pair of Kisenosato and Kakuryu completed the first seven days of the Summer Grand Sumo Tournament on May 18 without a blemish.
May 14, 2013
Yokozuna Hakuho and all the top wrestlers won their third-day bouts on May 14 at the Summer Grand Sumo Tournament at Tokyo's Ryogoku Kokugikan, though upset-prone...
May 13, 2013
Unpredictable yokozuna Harumafuji stumbled out of the ring for his first defeat just two days into the Summer Grand Sumo Tournament at Tokyo's Ryogoku Kokugikan arena on May 13,...
May 12, 2013
Defending champion Hakuho and all of the top wrestlers made it through the first day of the Summer Grand Sumo Tournament with flying colors on May 12 at Tokyo's Ryogoku...
January 28, 2013
Sumo wrestler Takamisakari, nicknamed “RoboCop” for his jerky pre-bout ritual that helped him overcome fear while drawing applause from the crowds for more than 10 years,...
September 12, 2012
Defending champion Harumafuji sailed to yet another win and yokozuna Hakuho demolished his fourth opponent to hold on to his share of the lead at the Autumn Grand Sumo...
January 07, 2012
One of the most venerable sumo traditions, in a sport loaded with them, are the 32 framed portraits of basho winners that ring the ceiling in Tokyo's Ryogoku Kokugikan.
September 13, 2011
Ozeki Harumafuji got back on the winning track on Sept. 13 with a one-sided win over Wakanosato on the third day of the Autumn Grand Sumo Tournament.
September 12, 2011
Ozeki Harumafuji suffered a setback in his bid for promotion to grand champion on Sept. 12 when he lost to Okinoumi on the second day of the Autumn Grand Sumo Tournament.
September 12, 2011
A full 10 years have passed since Mongolian Kakuryu made his professional debut as a sumo wrestler. The one-time basketball player has since grown into a rikishi with a strong...
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