Sumo Kaboom

Leslie and Laurie Collins, Texan sisters and diehard sumo fans, talk about all things sumo.

Episode 171: Days 4-10 July Basho

Episode 171 is dedicated to the July basho, 2023, and we are loving who is on the leaderboard right now!

2:15 Newsflash
4:08 Day 4
8:01 Day 5
9:51 "Skyscraper Hokuseiho"
14:50 Nishikigi is southern when speaking english
15:00 Day 6
16:53 Things nothing to do with sumo hokutofuji's head and tamwashi's mawashi
24:17 Day 7
29:22 Day 8
30:45 gyoji fiasco
34:35 Day 9
39:25 Day 10
40:45 Daieisho sucks at interviews


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