February 20, 2013
Sumo Champ Taiho Gets Posthumous Award
The Japanese government has chosen Taiho for the People’s Honor Award.
May 02, 2011
Sumo Faces Own Crisis
The latest sumo scandal and TEPCO’s ongoing nuclear crisis have some interesting parallels.
February 06, 2011
Sumo in a Fix
New evidence of match-fixing and the cancellation of the spring tournament further tarnish the sport’s battered image.
August 31, 2010
iPad for Better Sumo?
Japan’s sumo association unofficially endorses Apple’s device. Is it a smart PR move?
June 26, 2010
Sumo Down and Out?
Sumo is Japan’s national sport. But it’s looking tired compared with the World Cup stars.