[sumo] Re: [spoiler] 2007 Sumo Champ Update

Joe Petrow joepetrow at gmail.com
Fri Jan 19 11:47:42 EST 2007

On 1/20/07, Keri Sibley <kerisib at yahoo.com> wrote:
> This means that Asashoryu will not be the winner this
> time. I believe that was true of yesterday as well,
> since Asa has now already faced both Hakuho and
> Kotomitsuki.

If you mean that Asashoryu will not hold the Sumo Champ title at the
end of the Hatsu basho, that is correct.  But the "winner" of the Sumo
Champ competition is the person who holds the title at the end of the
year, not the end of the basho.

  - Peterao

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