- Posts tagged by "sumo". 4 posts about "sumo" in wasabi.
Ryogoku is a famous area for Sumo. But that's not all. It is famous as the stage where the Ako incident was in the Edo era and the place where there was a residence of Ukiyoe painter and Katsushima Hokusai. Currently it is popular as a cultural spot with Ryogoku Kokugikan(a ryogoku sumo hall), Edo-Tokyo Museum and Hokusai Art Museum.
In November, a mix of sumo, horse racing, and fighting game stars emerged on Umabi's website, the "Japan Sumo Cup" - bringing the fun of a day at the races to the popular entertainment website.
Sumo is one of the most traditional sports in Japan, and rikishi is a professional sumo wrestler. We got the answers for common questions about rikishi and sumo here like what and how they eat...