Ask and ye shall receive.

The Spring Grand Sumo Tournament is heading into its third act with its stormy reputation regained, and a conclusion that is shaping up to be one for the history books.

Whoever lifts the Emperor’s Cup in Edion Arena Osaka next Sunday will be celebrating an unprecedented victory, as the now-absent Terunofuji is the only wrestler on the banzuke ranking that has experience of winning a championship in Osaka.