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Grand Sumo

The Living Sport And Tradition

by Lora Sharnoff

  • 231 Want to read
  • 30 Currently reading

Published by Weatherhill .
Written in English

  • Wrestling,
  • Sports & Recreation,
  • Sports,
  • Japan,
  • General,
  • Sports & Recreation / Martial Arts & Self-Defense

  • The Physical Object
    Number of Pages254
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8190488M
    ISBN 10083480283X
    ISBN 109780834802834

      Arguably, the best English-language introduction to the sport ever committed to print is "Grand Sumo: Fully Illustrated," which was released in The page book is a manga-style look at all.

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Grand Sumo: The Living Sport and Tradition Paperback – February 1, by Lora Sharnoff (Author)Cited by: 3. This book is a journey into a world thought to be the living presence of a bygone era.

The author tells the story of sumo's colorful history the organization of the sumo stables into powerful competing affiliations, the drama of the grand tournaments, and 5/5(5).

Grand Sumo Hardcover – June 1, by Seigoro Kitade (Editor), Deborah Iwabuchi (Translator)5/5(1). Grand Sumo Hardcover – January 1, by Lora SHARNOFF (Author) See all Grand Sumo book and editions Hide other formats and editionsAuthor: Lora SHARNOFF.

The book offers an insider's view of the men who wrestle each other in the ring, their reasons for entering sumo, and their lives in the sumo world/5. Concise, pedantic book (60 actual pages with a few black-and-white photos).

A history of sumo, from its obscure origins (The Kojiki and Nomi no Sukune) to the 21st century. Sumo is interwoven with Shinto rituals, which may not be everyone's cup of Grand Sumo book. Books shelved as Grand Sumo book Sumo by Thien Pham, The Street of a Thousand Blossoms by Gail Tsukiyama, SumoKitty by David Biedrzycki, The Big Book of Sumo: Hist.

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When does sumo end. Create here (and only here) sumo related polls. Hakuho - 16th time of aski Inform and discuss about various online sumo games here. GTB Haru entrie By Tsuchinoninjin. NON-SUMO RELATED SUBJECTS. Member Introductions. Sumo (相撲, sumō, Japanese pronunciation: lit. "striking one another") is a form of competitive full-contact wrestling where a rikishi (wrestler) attempts to force his opponent out of a circular ring or Grand Sumo book touching the ground with any body part Grand Sumo book than the soles of his feet (usually by throwing, shoving or pushing him down).

The sport originated in Japan, the only country where it Country of origin: Japan. 4: The Sumo Association announces that it will Grand Sumo book an exhibition tournament from August 12 to 13, shortly after the Tokyo Olympics, to show sumo to an international audience. [15] [16] Dubbed the "Grand Sumo Tournament Rooting for the Tokyo Games", it will be part of the larger Nippon Festival, a nationwide collaboration focused on.

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The English version of the Nihon Sumo Kyokai's official sumo app, "Grand Sumo" is finally here. Browse Honbasho data for free and watch a new video once a day, including highlights from the Honbasho to the next Banzuke announcement.

Use the Gohiiki feature to register up to one of your favorite Rikishi for free and get Torikumi results via notifications/5(K). Tokyo sumo tournaments. Official sumo tournaments are held six times a year, and three of those are held at the Ryoguku Kokugikan (Sumo Hall) in Tokyo in January, May and September.

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Yokozuna Hakuho, a record time sumo grand champion, has acquired Japanese citizenship after relinquishing his Mongolian nationality, an official government publication showed Tuesday.

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Sumo from Rite to Sport by P.L. Cuyler (, revised ) 4. The Book of Sumo by Doug Kenrick () 5. Sumo Wrestling by Bill Gutman () 6. Grand Sumo by Lora Sharnoff () 7. The Big Book of Sumo by Mina Hall () 8. The Giants of Sumo by Angela Patmore () 9. Rikishi: The Men of Sumo by Wes Benson () Each one lasts 15 days and they are usually held in Tokyo (January, May and September), Osaka (March Grand Sumo Tournament), Fukuoka (November Grand Sumo Tournament), and Nagoya (July).

Grand Sumo Tournament tickets tend to go on sale about one month prior to the first day of the tournament. SUMO EVENTS. Various local sumo events are held throughout Japan outside of the Grand Tournament period.

During those one-day only special events the sumo wrestlers perform and present their skills to the local audience. See the schedule of the seasonal events and book tickets for them only here. Hishofuji Hiroki (born J as Hiroki Sumi) is a former sumo wrestler from Hyōgo-ku, Kobe, highest rank he reached was Ju which he held for just a single basho.

He wrestled for Nakamura stable until it closed down in Decemberthen transferring and finishing his career at Azumazeki retired in January He now lives in Los Stable: Nakamura → Azumazeki.

Visitors to Fukuoka City will be in for a treat as the city gears up for the annual Fukuoka Grand Sumo Tournament every autumn. Report. The sixth and final professional sumo tournament of the year will feature Mongolian grand champion (yokozuna) off the back of his stunning tournament victory in September, Hakuho will be looking to make it back.

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likes 15 talking about this. Welcome to the official Facebook page for the unofficial sumo broadcast for official sumo fans!5/5(1). Sumopedia offers short videos to enrich your sumo experience. Learn about techniques, traditions, and famous wrestlers of the past.

The rules. Sumo (Ozumo) is an ancient form of wrestling which has long been the national sport of origins go back to the Yayoi period (c. BCE - c. CE) and it incorporates many elements of the Shinto religion in its various rituals and conventions, the combination of which usually last much longer than the actual sporting contest.

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Enho: "Because I'm Me" - Duration: 4 minutes, pdf seconds. Hakuho Cup Team QF: The Trials of Teppei. - Duration: 5 minutes, 47 seconds. Ozeki Takayasu (left), who finished runner-up in three of six Grand Sumo Tournaments inlooks for promotion to yokozuna this year, three years after making ozeki.

| KYODO Sumo.Don't miss the opportunity to see a traditional ebook tournament when you're ebook Tokyo. Ride the subway with fellow sumo fans to the ‘kokugikan’ (sumo amphitheater) and enjoy several sumo-wrestling matches in the afternoon. Beforehand, visit the fascinating Sumo Museum to see sumo-related objects from the Edo period to the present.

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