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Yokozuna Hakuho put himself in the driver’s seat for his 37th career championship on Friday, when the Summer Grand Sumo Tournament officially became a two-man race.

In the penultimate bout of the day at Ryogoku Kokugikan, Harumafuji fell to his third loss, defeated by fellow Mongolian yokozuna Kakuryu to leave the title race in the hands of the last two men to do battle after 13 days.

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