• Kyodo


Former ozeki Kotomitsuki is taking up a new profession: instead of pounding flesh, he’ll be broiling it.

The 36-year-old Keiji Tamiya, who was fired and banished for life from sumo in July 2010 for betting on professional baseball games, told the media Friday he will be opening a Korean-style barbecue restaurant in Nagoya’s Nishi Ward.

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