SUMO / INSIDE SUMO
Love of family behind return of historic sumo ring name
SUMO / INSIDE SUMO
For amateur sumo, a fresh start offers hope against time-wasting and gamesmanship
SUMO
World Championship Sumo adds WWE-style pizazz to Japan's traditional sport
SUMO
Akebono's human side eclipsed his incredible sumo achievements
SUMO
Sumo legend Akebono, first foreign-born yokozuna, dies at 54
SUMO / INSIDE SUMO
Scarcity of tickets leaves foreign sumo fans out in the cold
SUMO / INSIDE SUMO
With absorption of Miyagino stable, Isegahama looks to be building sumo super team
SUMO
Wrestlers from sumo's scandal-hit Miyagino stable to join Isegahama
SUMO / Inside Sumo
Takerufuji’s triumph is one for the ages
SUMO
Ozeki Kotonowaka to change ring name to Kotozakura
SUMO
Takerufuji rides wave of support after winning historic sumo title
Basho reports
Takerufuji makes sumo history as first rookie top-division winner since 1914
Basho reports
Asanoyama pauses rookie Takerufuji's historic title bid
Basho reports
Debutant Takerufuji on brink of historic championship
Basho reports
Hoshoryu hands star rookie Takerufuji his first loss in Osaka
SUMO / INSIDE SUMO
Red-hot rookie Takerufuji off to historic start in Osaka tourney
Basho reports
Takerufuji ties Taiho's top-tier rookie win streak record of 11
Basho reports
Top-division rookie Takerufuji continues unbeaten march
Basho reports
Rookie Takerufuji keeps outright lead and claims winning record
Basho reports
Kirishima slumps to 2-5 as Osaka tourney proceeds without Terunofuji

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