August 12, 2020
Mongolia’s Sumo Champions
By Antonio Graceffo
How a sparsely populated nation came to dominate Japan’s most well-known traditional sport – including an epic comeback story.
August 04, 2016
The World Sumo Championships in Mongolia
By Peter Bittner
Mongolia hosts its first major international competition for a sport in which its athletes shine.
March 16, 2012
Sumo's First African Star
Egyptian Abdelrahman Ahmed Shaalan is the first African sumo wrestler in Japan. Can he make an impact?