Hakuho pulls out of Summer Basho with arm injury

Sumo May 9, 2019

Hakuho pulls out of Summer Basho with arm injury

Yokozuna Hakuho, who was diagnosed with a torn biceps tendon after winning his 42nd title in March, has withdrawn from the upcoming Summer Grand Sumo Tournament, his stablemaster Miyagino said Thursday. According to Miyagino, the yokozuna told him Wednesday evening that he has not fully ...

Hakuho undergoes surgery on right knee

Sumo Oct 18, 2018

Hakuho undergoes surgery on right knee

Yokozuna Hakuho underwent successful endoscopic surgery on his right knee at a hospital in Tokyo on Thursday, sources close to his Miyagino stable said. Hakuho, who won last month's Autumn Grand Sumo Tournament with a 15-0 record, was forced to withdraw from an ongoing regional ...