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Grand Sumo Tournament (Video) Posted by on Oct 22, 2012 in Culture, Travel

Japan’s national sport, sumo is a huge part of Japanese culture. Three times a year, the best of the best come out to fight in a 15-day tournament in Tokyo. Learn a bit about the traditions, and see some highlights of the May 2012 edition in this video.

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