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Demotion-threatened ozeki Shodai ended No. 2 maegashira Ichinojo’s perfect start at the Nagoya Grand Sumo Tournament after seven days on Saturday, with seven wrestlers now a win behind the sole leader.

Ichinojo (6-1) had beaten yokozuna Terunofuji as well as ozeki Takakeisho and Mitakeumi over the past three days but the struggling third ozeki, Shodai (3-4), showed what he is capable of at Dolphins Arena.

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