Wrestlers to Watch

MongoliaMongolia
age 33
186.0cm / 159.0kg
Championships 5
Kakuryu, the 71th Yokozuna, likes to grab a double inside grip and work his way to victory. He rarely shows his emotions but is an affectionate family man.
JapanJapan
age 32
188.0cm / 176.0kg
Championships 2
Yokozuna Kisenosato’s future now hangs on the September tournament, and he’s doing all he can to make sure he’s in shape and mentally ready to fight.
GeorgiaGeorgia
age 30
191.0cm / 175.0kg
Championships 1
In May 2018, Tochinoshin became the first-ever ozeki from the country of Georgia. He continues to train hard, hoping for the ultimate promotion.
JapanJapan
age 25
180.0cm / 170.0kg
Championships 1
Mitakeumi won his first-ever top division championship at the July 2018 tournament after just four years as a professional sumo wrestler.
JapanJapan
age 25
185.0cm / 182.0kg
Yutakayama’s sumo style relies on powerful arm thrusts. At the July 2018 tournament, he recorded 11 wins alongside his rival Asanoyama, and shared the Fighting Spirit Prize.
JapanJapan
age 24
187.0cm / 166.0kg
Asanoyama looks set to blast fresh air into the sumo world. He’s dominant when grappling in the yotsu position and gaining a left-hand belt hold.

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Yokozuna 横綱

MongoliaMongolia
age 33
186.0cm / 159.0kg
Championships 5
MongoliaMongolia
age 33
192.0cm / 154.0kg
Championships 41
JapanJapan
age 32
188.0cm / 176.0kg
Championships 2

Ozeki 大関

JapanJapan
age 32
184.0cm / 157.0kg
Championships 1
JapanJapan
age 28
185.0cm / 180.0kg
GeorgiaGeorgia
age 30
191.0cm / 175.0kg
Championships 1

Sekiwake 関脇

JapanJapan
age 25
180.0cm / 170.0kg
Championships 1
MongoliaMongolia
age 25
193.0cm / 227.0kg

Komusubi 小結

MongoliaMongolia
age 33
188.0cm / 173.0kg
JapanJapan
age 22
175.0cm / 170.0kg

Maegashira 前頭

#1
JapanJapan
age 31
194.0cm / 173.0kg
BrazilBrazil
age 31
195.0cm / 207.0kg
#2
JapanJapan
age 25
185.0cm / 182.0kg
JapanJapan
age 29
181.0cm / 191.0kg
#3
JapanJapan
age 26
184.0cm / 162.0kg
JapanJapan
age 27
184.0cm / 151.0kg
#4
CHIYONOKUNI

CHIYONOKUNI

CHIYONOKUNI
JapanJapan
age 28
182.0cm / 146.0kg
JapanJapan
age 24
187.0cm / 144.0kg
#5
MYOGIRYU

MYOGIRYU

MYOGIRYU
JapanJapan
age 31
186.0cm / 153.0kg
JapanJapan
age 24
187.0cm / 166.0kg
#6
JapanJapan
age 24
193.0cm / 168.0kg
ONOSHO

ONOSHO

ONOSHO
JapanJapan
age 22
177.0cm / 168.0kg
#7
JapanJapan
age 34
177.0cm / 139.0kg
TOCHIOZAN

TOCHIOZAN

TOCHIOZAN
JapanJapan
age 31
186.0cm / 150.0kg
#8
TAKARAFUJI

TAKARAFUJI

TAKARAFUJI
JapanJapan
age 31
185.0cm / 165.0kg
JapanJapan
age 34
180.0cm / 175.0kg
Championships 1
#9
JapanJapan
age 26
184.0cm / 162.0kg
DAISHOMARU

DAISHOMARU

DAISHOMARU
JapanJapan
age 27
174.0cm / 157.0kg
#10
AOIYAMA

AOIYAMA

AOIYAMA
BulgariaBulgaria
age 32
191.0cm / 197.0kg
DAIEISHO

DAIEISHO

DAIEISHO
JapanJapan
age 24
181.0cm / 163.0kg
#11
SADANOUMI

SADANOUMI

SADANOUMI
JapanJapan
age 31
184.0cm / 142.0kg
KYOKUTAISEI

KYOKUTAISEI

KYOKUTAISEI
JapanJapan
age 28
184.0cm / 151.0kg
#12
OKINOUMI

OKINOUMI

OKINOUMI
JapanJapan
age 33
190.0cm / 160.0kg
NISHIKIGI

NISHIKIGI

NISHIKIGI
JapanJapan
age 28
186.0cm / 174.0kg
#13
RYUDEN

RYUDEN

RYUDEN
JapanJapan
age 27
190.0cm / 149.0kg
TAKANOIWA

TAKANOIWA

TAKANOIWA
MongoliaMongolia
age 28
182.0cm / 150.0kg
#14
TAKANOSHO

TAKANOSHO

TAKANOSHO
JapanJapan
age 23
183.0cm / 155.0kg
JapanJapan
age 27
179.0cm / 191.0kg
#15
CHIYOSHOMA

CHIYOSHOMA

CHIYOSHOMA
MongoliaMongolia
age 27
184.0cm / 136.0kg
JapanJapan
age 36
177.0cm / 150.0kg
#16
KOTOYUKI

KOTOYUKI

KOTOYUKI
JapanJapan
age 27
176.0cm / 164.0kg
ISHIURA

ISHIURA

ISHIURA
JapanJapan
age 28
174.0cm / 117.0kg