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Professional sumo wrestlers will hold a two-day exhibition tournament in South Korea this summer, officials said Wednesday, marking the first time Japan’s national sport has been performed in that country.

The tournament is to be held June 14-15 in Seoul, according to Makoto Tsuchida of the Education Ministry, which is backing the event along with the Japan Sumo Association.

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