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Ozeki Kisenosato launched his latest bid for an elusive first championship with a comfortable win against Myogiryu, while Mongolian yokozuna Hakuho came through after an early wobble on Sunday, the opening day of the Summer Grand Sumo Tournament.

Looking to build on a 13-2 record at the Spring tourney in March, Kisenosato seized control after the charge and had little trouble in shunting the first-ranked maegashira over the bales at Ryogoku Kokugikan.

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