- Posted September 27, 2013 by
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Sumo's Championship Heats Up in Tokyo!
Sumo fans crowding around Tokyo's Final Championship Tournament of the year seem to be bigger than usual!
At the end of play on Friday 27th Great Grand Champion Hakuho from Mongolia led the competition. If he wins this and another 6 Championships he will become the greatest Sumo Champion of all-time!
However, a young new Japanese contender named Endo, is looking to prevent the leading Japanese Great Grand Champion, Taiho, who died earlier this year, from loosing his crown as the sports Greatest Ever wrestler!.
Shockingly it has been nearly a decade since a Japanese wrester has won a Championship with Mongolian wresters dominating the sport!