Welcome to the 2019 Grand Sumo Tournament, which takes place in Osaka from March 10th to March 24th. In this video I discuss the banzuke or rank listing for the tournament and mention the for-fun contest you can enter.
Link to the contest entry page:
As always, thanks for watching and I hope to see you back again on Sunday, March 10th for DAY ONE action from Osaka.
The official SUMO homepage with the banzuke and daily match listings: http://www.sumo.or.jp/En
Good article explaining various SUMO traditions, rules and phrases:
NHK World’s SUMO page with rules, explanations and highlights & Sumopedia:
Link to Jason’s Tip Jar: https://jasoninjapan.blogspot.com
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Dedicated SUMO Twitter is @Sumo_Jason or http://twitter.com/Sumo_Jason
the Tachiai online shop for sumo goods: https://shop.tachiai.org/
Lots of SUMO goods including calendars, t-shirts and the official banzuke: https://bigsumofan.com/
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