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SPRING GRAND SUMO TOURNAMENT

Japan Times
SUMO / Basho reports
Mar 8, 2014
Kakuryu targets promotion in Osaka
When the Spring Grand Sumo Tournament begins on Sunday, a number of compelling storylines are likely to spice things up over the two-week haul at Bodymaker Colosseum in Osaka.
SUMO
Feb 24, 2014
Kakuryu relaxed ahead of yokozuna promotion bid
Ozeki Kakuryu said Monday he hopes to stick to his normal preparations ahead of next month's Spring Grand Sumo Tournament, where a victory should see him promoted to sumo's highest rank of yokozuna.
Japan Times
SUMO / Basho reports
Mar 25, 2013
Hakuho finishes with perfect record
Yokozuna Hakuho sets a new mark for titles gained without a single defeat at the Spring Grand Sumo Tournament.
Japan Times
SUMO / Basho reports
Mar 23, 2013
Perfect Hakuho wins title
Yokozuna Hakuho wins the Spring Grand Sumo Tournament for his 24th career title, tying Kitanoumi in fourth place for all-time championships.
Japan Times
SUMO / Basho reports
Mar 22, 2013
Yokozuna Hakuho closes in on title
Perfect yokozuna Hakuho put one hand on his 24th Emperor's Cup after outclassing ozeki Kisenosato for his 12th straight win at the Spring Grand Sumo Tournament on Thursday.
Japan Times
SUMO / Basho reports
Mar 20, 2013
Hakuho improves to 10-0
Yokozuna Hakuho survived an epic encounter against Estonian giant Baruto, outfoxing his opponent to retain his undefeated mark on the 10th day of the Spring Grand Sumo Tournament on Tuesday.
Japan Times
SUMO / Basho reports
Mar 19, 2013
Hakuho remains on course for 24th title
Hakuho spoiled sekiwake Toyonoshima's aspirations of a second straight yokozuna kill, keeping his undefeated record intact after the ninth day of the Spring Grand Sumo Tournament on Monday.
Japan Times
SUMO / Basho reports
Mar 18, 2013
Toyonoshima upsets yokozuna Harumafuji
Yokozuna Harumafuji crashed and burned to a third defeat at the hands of Toyonoshima as the second week of the Spring Grand Sumo Tournament kicked off Sunday.
Japan Times
SUMO / Basho reports
Mar 17, 2013
Hakuho turns tables on upset-minded Tokitenku
Ambushing would-be challenger Tokitenku, Hakuho begins to ensure himself of a seventh consecutive win at the Spring Grand Sumo Tournament.
Japan Times
SUMO / Basho reports
Mar 16, 2013
Hakuho maintains place at top
Yokozuna Hakuho walloped upstart Chiyotairyu to retain an undefeated 6-0 mark at the Spring Grand Sumo Tournament on Friday.
Japan Times
SUMO / Basho reports
Mar 15, 2013
Harumafuji ends two-match slide
Harumafuji snapped his losing streak at two as the yokozuna defeated Myogiryu to improve to 3-2 at the Spring Grand Sumo Tournament on Thursday.
Japan Times
SUMO / Basho reports
Mar 12, 2013
Birthday boy Hakuho celebrates with victory
Yokozuna pair Hakuho and Harumafuji each make it two wins out of two at the Spring Grand Sumo Tournament in Osaka.
Japan Times
SUMO / Basho reports
Mar 11, 2013
Harumafuji lays down marker at spring basho
Resurgent yokozuna Harumafuji picked up where he left off in January with a clinical win over komusubi Tochiozan on the opening day of the Spring Grand Sumo Tournament in Osaka on Sunday.
Japan Times
SUMO
Mar 9, 2013
Resurgent Harumafuji out to snap Hakuho's Osaka streak
His forgettable yokozuna debut a fading memory, a rejuvenated Harumafuji will be looking to pick up where he left off when the Spring Grand Sumo Tournament kicks off in Osaka on Sunday.

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