Sumo Kaboom

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

Episode 53: Sumo Black History Month

We're celebrating the influences of POC in the world of sumo. Join us as we share the stories of Yasuke, Henry Sentoryu Miller, and Tiny Manny Yarbrough.

Outline
0:00 News
8:00 History - Yasuke
16:00 Henry "Sentoryu" Miller
19:30 "Tiny" Manny Yarbrough

Sources:
https://www.japantimes.co.jp/sports/2020/01/24/sumo/sentoryu-embodied-colorful-sumo-nickname/
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Yasuke
https://ja.wikipedia.org/wiki/%E5%BC%A5%E5%8A%A9
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Sentory%C5%AB_Henri
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Tomozuna_stable

https://www.nikkansports.com/battle/sumo/news/202102220000304.html
https://www.nikkansports.com/entertainment/news/202102190000057.html
https://www.nikkansports.com/battle/sumo/news/202102220000496.html
https://www.nikkansports.com/battle/sumo/news/202102220000414.html
https://youtu.be/0RZaHgXEhJ4
https://youtu.be/Sosayrqhn18

East Meets West – featuring Manny Yarbrough
https://youtu.be/GsZDKGnODM4
Conan O'Brien & Manny Yarbrough (Sumo Wrestling) 5/19/04
https://www.facebook.com/TinyYarbrough/
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Emmanuel_Yarbrough
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Yoshisada_Yonezuka
https://web.archive.org/web/20060617083717/http://amateursumo.com/champions/yarbrough.htm
https://www.dailymail.co.uk/news/article-3372554/American-sumo-wrestler-world-s-heaviest-athlete-Manny-Tiny-Yarbrough-dies-aged-51.html
https://www.nj.com/union/2015/12/former_sumo_wrestler_emanuel_yarborough_of_rahway.html
https://www.nj.com/entertainment/2015/12/emanuel_manny_yarbrough_10_things_you_may_not_have.html
https://fanbuzz.com/mma/emmanuel-yarbrough-vs-keith-hackney/
https://www.mycentraljersey.com/story/news/local/union-county/2015/12/23/manny-yarborough-rahway-gentle-giant/77847208/
https://www.nytimes.com/2004/05/18/nyregion/public-lives-life-in-ring-wears-champion-around-the-edges.html?fbclid=IwAR3ARGuwf_I_40EI-OMBnzWp2AhbgyarDg_U127FYFBbnO_-X9qWhv70iqM
https://www.nytimes.com/1999/06/28/sports/sumo-wrestling-a-big-man-in-a-small-circle-who-may-be-olympic-bound.html?fbclid=IwAR2jXiNJBqNJnz4yQHHiWINAx2az1ta1muPo7HVVDd13fQQ4X62ltja3YLw
https://forward.com/news/6859/documentary-on-sumo-wrestlers-hits-the-really-bi/
https://bleacherreport.com/articles/1819147-manny-yarbrough-700-pound-sumo-wrestler-looking-to-lose-weight
https://networthpost.org/net-worth/emanuel-yarbrough-net-worth/
https://www.imdb.com/name/nm1156762/
https://www.newsmax.com/TheWire/manny-yarbrough-heaviest-athlete-lose/2013/10/21/id/532267/