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SUMO IN TOKYO 2018 (Heisei 30) and 2019 (Heisei 31, ??? 1) and 2020 (??? 2)
It will be more than Sumo when you see all the fights including Ichinojo (Mongolia), Aoiyama (Bulgaria), Amuru (Russia, named after the river Amur), Tochinoshin (Georgia), Gagamaru (Georgia), Kaisei (Brazil), Mitakeumi (Philippine), Takayasu (Philippine) and more. And very first African wrestler OSunaArashi (BigSanderStorm) from Egypt just got retired (T_T) All those listed in high ranking sumo wrestlers earn more than a million yen each month (good job you'd consider?). If you were in Tokyo area during Tokyo Tounament, please have this chance to visit Ryogoku just accross Sumida river from Asakusa.
sumo in tokyo
May : Tokyo (May 13th - May 27th, 2018)
July : Nagoya, 2018
September : Tokyo (Sep.9th - Sep.23rd, 2018)

November : Fukuoka, 2018

January : Tokyo (Jan.13th - Jan.27th, 2019)
March : Osaka, 2019
May : Tokyo (May 12th - May 26th, 2019)
July : Nagoya, 2019
September : Tokyo (Sep.8th - Sep.22nd, 2019)
November : Fukuoka, 2019

January : Tokyo (Jan.12th - Jan.26th, 2020)
March : Osaka, 2020
May : Tokyo (May 10th - May 24th, 2020)
July : Nagoya, 2020
September : Tokyo (Sep.13th - Sep.27th, 2020)
November : Fukuoka, 2020
Ryogoku which is next to Asakusa is easy access on both JR (Sobu Line) and Toei Subway (Ooedo Line). Map is available at this (only JR lines shown) and this (Toei and Metro and JR) . We would like to recommend HyperDia or JapanTransitPlanner or TransferPlanner.
 Nihon Sumo Kyokai
 3 times a year available in Tokyo.
 January, May and September.
 Chanko Nabe
 Sumo wrestlers dish, can eat them all?
 All year available when you're hungry.
JTB Sunrise Tours :
Japan Dream Tours :
Azumazeki-beya :
Asakayama-beya :
Tomozuna-beya :
Arashio-beya :
Onoe-beya :
Sadogatake-beya :
If you were not travelling within the tournament season, you may still be able to visit above heya (sumo-beya or stable house) for morning training.
Not enough? Please consult on this page.
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