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The scapegoating of Asa

| Sep 4, 2007

The scapegoating of Asa

The Japan Sumo Association has recently tag-teamed with the Japanese media to lay into Asashoryu, the Mongolian sumo champ who has all but dominated the sport for the past few years. As the sole yokozuna (grand champion) for a nearly four-year period, Asashoryu's stellar record ...