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The Japanese national ceremonial sport. 
Most Gaijin grow to be fans, when in Japan. 

And they look for every information they can get when back home:
Sumo coverage on NHK news - JSTV

In English there is a mass of excellent information about Sumo on the net, so I will publish only one rare subject of my special interest here. 

  Money figures in sumo

The Nihon Sumo Kyokai (Japan Sumo Association) has its own web site http://www.wnn.or.jp/wnn-t/ in English and Japanese with the newest and many historical information and pictures. 

Two sites for Sumo FAQ, where you could look for basic information, are http://www.scgroup.com/sumo/faq/

The biggest collection of sumo links on the whole internet:

To get the most recent information on nearly everything going on in sumo, join: 

The Sumo Mailing list

Send "Subscribe sumo" as a message with no subject to: Majordomo@statgen.ncsu.edu 

To find out more about the sumo fans who enjoy being member of this list, visit 
the Sumo Mailing List Members Page http://sumofans.com/. 

You will also find the cyber-rikishi Akinomaki on this page ...


And the searchable archive of the ML is among the best you can find on sumo anywhere: http://www.banzuke.com/

At the same address you can find the rankings (banzuke) for sumo since the year 1757 !

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