October 19th, 2021
fundoshi, japan, kasha mawashi, mawashi, naked man festival
It's a shorter episode about a small piece of wrestling wear. From the mawashi to the fundoshi, a deep dive into what wrestlers wear while sumo wrestling.
October 12th, 2021
Almost every wrestler has earned a nickname. And they are bloody brilliant.
October 4th, 2021
hakuho, hoot, kanreki, myogiryu
Lots of news this week and everything you ever wanted to know about Myogiryu.
September 28th, 2021
aki, bigsumofan, endo, hakuho, myogiryu, retirement, sumosoul, terunofuji
Who won the sumo BINGO game? And what impressed us about Days 10-15?
September 21st, 2021
aki, chiyoshoma, endo, kiribyama, september, takayasu, terunofuji, wakatakakage
Sandwiches, butts, tonsil stones, the Kiribyama Crush, and sumo burlesque. It's a normal basho episode around here.
September 14th, 2021
aki, basho, grand sumo breakdown, gsb, september
The September 2021 Basho has begun! We talk with the Grand Sumo Breakdown guys about their basho predictions and discuss days 1 and 2.
September 6th, 2021
bigsumofan, bingo, merch, merchandise, sumo, yutakayama
New and improved BINGO, a spotlight on Yutakayama, and a deep dive into sumo merch- how to get it in the US.
August 31st, 2021
banzuke, enho, myogiryu, pollyanna, slumps, terunofuji
The banzuke is out, and it's a slider. Leslie discusses sumo slumps and Laurie goes with the Pollyanna view.
August 24th, 2021
jinku, karaoke, rikishi, singing, song
Sumo and karaoke pair perfectly!
August 17th, 2021
disability, fuse, futabayama, paraolympics
A sumo wrestler with one arm. A yokozuna blind in one eye.