Harumafuji becomes new Yokozuna

In my spare time in the last weeks I’ve enjoyed watching a lot of open skies and cloudscapes above the distant hills, plus the visual spectacle and ritual Ozumo September basho in Tokyo! Mongolian Ozeki Harumafuji gets a promotion after winning all fifteen matches, becoming the third Mongolian Yokozuna in a row, after the Hawaiians …

Ozumo Update Tokyo Basho. 5 days to go – who will win?

It has been an eventful tournament so far and the sumo in the last few days has been riveting stuff! Very unusually, Yokozuna Hakuho has been having an unfortunate time, losing four matches whereas Ozeki Kisenosato has been doing great, with nine wins and one lost. He won today against the Bulgarian Ozeki, Kotooshu (usually …