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Ozeki Kisenosato got his latest bid for promotion to yokozuna back on track with victory over komusubi Tochiozan at the Autumn Grand Sumo Tournament on Monday.

Stunned by top-ranked maegashira Okinoumi on the opening day of the 15-day basho on Sunday, Kisenosato set himself up for a comfortable win at Ryogoku Kokugikan, grabbing Tochiozan (1-1) by the throat before shoving him over the straw ridge.

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