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Lone yokozuna Terunofuji easily took care of business against rising talent Hoshoryu at the Spring Grand Sumo Tournament on Sunday, while Mitakeumi made a winning start to his ozeki career.

Komusubi Hoshoryu was making his debut among the three sanyaku ranks below yokozuna on the opening day of the 15-day meet at Edion Arena Osaka, where spectators are witnessing the action for the first time since the start of the coronavirus pandemic.

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