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Yokozuna Harumafuji suffered his first loss and dropped out of a co-leading Mongolian quintet on Wednesday after committing a sumo no-no at the Autumn Grand Sumo Tournament.

Harumafuji appeared to have sent Yoshikaze packing but was disqualified by ringside judges for grabbing a fistful of the third-ranked maegashira’s topknot during their bout at Ryogoku Kokugikan.

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