A 28-year-old wrestler died from acute respiratory failure a month after suffering an injury to his head during a match.
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Long Beach has been host to the longest-running and biggest annual sumo tournament outside Japan. And it’s only getting bigger.
Whether you're 150 pounds or tipping the scales at 450, everyone needs greens sometimes—and cabbage, bok choy, mushrooms, green onions, carrots, and daikon will hit the spot and do a sumo wrestler body good.
Professional sumotoris weigh about 330 pounds. Here, no one even gets to 200 pounds. These guys don't dream of becoming professional sumo wrestlers either—they work in bookstores or in IT services.
I just went to the grand Sumo championships in Tokyo. It was heavy.