Welcome to the first basho of the new year. Contest details and links below. The January basho runs from Jan 10th to Jan 24th, and I should have coverage for you everyday for the 15 days.
To enter the contest:
Please pick 3 wrestlers from the top Makuuchi division and put their names in the a comment below this video. (or you can msg me on my facebook page - Myargonauts-on-FB)
Only one of your three picks can be a yokozuna or ozeki
Only one pick can be a sekiwake or komusubi
At least ONE pick must be a rank-and-file maegashira wrestler.
And example of an OK pick would be:
Harumafuji, Yoshikaze and Okinoumi
Please leave your comment by Tuesday, January 12th to be eligible.
Top Prize is a new 2016 SUMO calendar
and 2nd prize is an official January basho banzuke.
Prizes courtesy of John Gunning at email@example.com
Email John if you're interested in buying SUMO goods from Japan.
Link to Jason's Tip Jar: http://jasoninjapan.blogspo...
Sumo info in English: http://www.sumo.or.jp/en/
I hope everyone has fun watching the January basho - see you on Sunday the 10th with 1st day action!