Monday Dec 2
The Japan Times
Little-man sumo pays off for Harumafuji
When Harumafuji's disappointing hit-and-run technique against fellow Mongolian Hakuho on Nov. 24 gave him the championship after an action-packed 15 days, few were that impressed.
KLZZ-FM Saint Cloud
Paul McCartney Sponsors Sumo Wrestling Tournament
In this day and age where it becomes more and more difficult for artists to promote their work, Paul McCartney deserves credit for looking for new ways.
Malaysian National News Agency
Fan Club Of Sumo Wrestler Osunaarashi Established In Egypt
A fan club for Osunaarashi, the first "makuuchi" top division sumo wrestler from the Middle East and Africa region, has been established in his home country of Egypt, reports Japan's Jiji Press.
The Japan Times
TV sports broadcasts as a language-learning tool
Another exciting grand sumo tournament ended yesterday, and brought back memories of my first encounter with sumo, in Okinawa back in September 1965.
This is Wiltshire
Sheldon costume drama for a good cause
Sheldon School sixth formers Louis Wolf, Connor Wright, Toby Emery, Henry Brown, Ben Atkinson and Mac Gibbs in their costumes Sheldon School in Chippenham raised more than A 3,000 with activities including sumo wrestling, a Find Pudsey treasure hunt and a sixth form servant auction with historical fancy dress.
Sir Paul McCartney takes socialite wife Nancy Shevell on a pre-show date... to a heated sumo contest
It wasn't exactly akin to Beatlemania, but Sir Paul McCartney's arrival in the country - where he will perform a string of shows with his Out There! Tour - has been well received.
Sofia News Agency
Bulgaria's Kotooshu to Lose Premium Rank Due to Injury
Bulgarian professional sumo wrestler Kaloyan Mahlyanov, aka Kotooshu , has pulled out of the November Kyushu tournament, which will result in the loss of his " ozeki " rank.