Episode 218

218: Oyakatas Part 2 - Asakayama and Sakaigawa


June 25th, 2024

39 mins 50 secs

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About this Episode

You've probably seen one of these men ringside during sumo tournaments, or perhaps you've run across his IG account that features his poodles and his wrestlers. That's Kaio, or Asakayama. We didn't know miuch about him, but what a career he had!

The other is a man of mystery who is dedicated to sumo training and has produced several top level ranked wrestlers. Sakaigawa's stable is where Tom Brady went to train with sumo wrestlers. Right now, this stable has Sadanoumi, Hiradoumi, and Myogiryu. They are very serious about training there. Very.

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