US Sumo: Julian Sanchez of Ronin Rikishi

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Today we check in with one of the newest American clubs, Ronin Rikishi Sumo out of Dallas/Fort Worth. Coach and sambo expert Julian Sanchez tells us about their sumo journey so far and their debut at the Cowboy Cup.

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American Sumo Newsletter – June 2022

Check out GSB’s first issue of American Sumo, a newsletter where we cover everything we can get our hands on related to our favorite sport! Inside you’ll find results from amateur US tournaments, professional Japanese sumo, a feature on the upcoming World Games, and resources on how to get in the ring yourself. We will be releasing new issues every even-numbered month, so get in touch with us through social media if you’d like to contribute or get your club/event added to the August newsletter!

*Revision 6/21 – punctuation, photo sizing, contact info for Ironwave Sumo

US Sumo: Trent Sabo

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The hungriest man in sumo is on the prowl, pity the fools who will have to face him at The World Games! The legendary Trent Sabo takes some time off the road to sit down with GSB and deliver possibly the best beans-related wrestling promo of all time.

Sumo at The World Games takes place July 9th and 10th in Birmingham, Alabama, more info at twg2022.com/sports/sumo

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US Sumo: Dallas Sumo’s Jared Tadlock

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After earning his first gold medal this spring at the Texas Classic, former pro wrestler Jared Tadlock has high hopes for the next leg of the Texas championship season: the first ever Cowboy Cup Sumo Open!

The Cowboy Cup takes place June 11th at noon central at the Panther Pavilion in Fort Worth TX. Streaming details coming soon.

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Natsu 2022 Recap

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What a weird tournament. All that chaos in week one just for that result? Don’t get me wrong, it makes sense in the big picture but it feels like it deserved something… whackier?

Also in order to fulfill our podcast punishments from this and previous bashos, the last segment of this episode is pure misery…. Watch us suffer live on the youtube version!

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