Kotoshogiku says Japanese sumo wrestlers not greedy enough

Feb 16, 2016

Kotoshogiku says Japanese sumo wrestlers not greedy enough

Japan’s giant sumo wrestlers lack the mean streak needed to repel the flood of foreigners who have dominated the roly-poly sport in recent years, according to the country’s first homegrown champion in a decade. Kotoshogiku, who last month ended an excruciating wait for a ...

Apr 26, 2013

Hakuho stays focused on matching Asashoryu's win total

Yokozuna Hakuho has set his sights on joining retired yokozuna Asashoryu in third place on the all- time championship list with 25 career titles by winning the Summer Grand Sumo Tournament. Hakuho, who won the spring title in March with a perfect 15-0 record, ...