Sumo Stompin' with Tim Bissell

Bloody Elbow Podcasts

Nov 8 2023 • 31 mins

We’ve got a special episode today, a preview of the last Grand Sumo tournament of the year, the Kyushu basho, with Bloody Elbow’s Tim Bissell. We go through quite a few topics, which I’ll list below, but if you require more in-depth analysis, Tim has a great feature that you can check out here.

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Now, let’s get cracking on that listicle.

* General terminology

* Why Mongolia is so important in Sumo

* How to attend one of these tournament matches

* What NOT to do when you’re a Sumo wrestler

* Will a new yokozuna be crowned

* Who is the ‘angry hamster’?

* Ozeki jitters

* All about Atamifuji

* All about Hokutofuji

* What’s up with Wakatakakage?

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