Sumo Kaboom

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

Episode 196: Days 4 - 9 of the January 2024 Basho

Time Codes:
1:00 News
4:00 Day 4
9:55 Day 5
12:30 Win by Prom Pose
15:15 Day 6 Injuries started
"Methinks that was it." (Aoiyama)
19:05 Terunofuji gets mad
21:35 Day 7
24:00 Gyoji also takes a hit
27:00 Day 8 Big Day - a lot changed
29:50 Favorite thing about Atamifuji - those fans that people hold and kawaii culture
34:15 Day 9
34:45 "I hope it's a nice little sprain."
35:30 Hijinks from Abi "full on eye roll and a beautiful henka"

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