Terunofuji falls to first defeat after judges call foul

Basho Reports May 19, 2021

Terunofuji falls to first defeat after judges call foul

Ozeki Terunofuji was handed his first defeat of the Summer Grand Sumo Tournament in unusual fashion Wednesday, when his 11th straight win was overruled by the ringside judges who ruled he had committed a foul. The returning ozeki's defeat added fuel to the title race ...

Sole leader Terunofuji completes perfect opening week

Basho Reports May 16, 2021

Sole leader Terunofuji completes perfect opening week

Ozeki Terunofuji quickly overpowered sekiwake Takanosho on Saturday to finish the first week of the Summer Grand Sumo Tournament with a perfect 7-0 record. The sole overnight leader remained the only undefeated wrestler through seven days at Tokyo's Ryogoku Kokugikan, where entry is capped at ...