Sumo Kaboom

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

Episode 55: Sumo Brothers

Brothers competing in sumo at the same time isn't as unusual as you might think. This week we look at the Wakanohana, Takanohana, Hidenoumi, and Tobizaru.

Time Codes:
1:17 - Bingo
3:53 - Newsflash
7:30 - History section
8:40 - Prince Harry & Prince William
9:45 - Intro to sumo brothers
11:05 - Hanada Dynasty
11:55 - Original Waka/Taka brothers
16:00 - Laurie confusion
17:54 - Steve Erkel
18:40 - mega stable
19:30 - 1990's Waka/Taka brothers
23:30 - press & scandal
28:00 - "wo-he-lo" medallion
29:00 Hidenoumi & Tobizaru intro.
30:20 - Hidenoumi
33:00 - I like string cheese
33:50 - Tobizaru
41:30 - I like cake bit
42:13 - wrap up

Best quote from an episode about sumo brothers? "I like string cheese!" Leslie

Sources:

Sorry, thought I sent it already...
here it is. Thank you!

Newsflash
https://www.nikkansports.com/battle/sumo/news/202103050000359.html
https://www.nikkansports.com/battle/sumo/news/202103050000365.html
https://www.nikkansports.com/battle/sumo/news/202103080000441.html
https://www.nikkansports.com/battle/sumo/news/202103080000570.html
https://www.nikkansports.com/battle/sumo/news/202103080000686.html

History
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Wakatakakage_Atsushi
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Chiyomaru_Kazuki
https://www.sumofanmag.com/content/Issue_4/Brothers.htm
https://www.sumofanmag.com/content/Issue_2/Hanada2.htm
https://www.latimes.com/archives/la-xpm-1998-oct-24-mn-35647-story.html
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Wakanohana_Masaru
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Takanohana_Kenshi
https://www.japan-zone.com/omnibus/hanada.shtml
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Tanikaze_Kajinosuke
https://ja.wikipedia.org/wiki/%E8%8B%A5%E4%B9%83%E8%8A%B1%E5%B9%B9%E5%A3%AB_(%E5%88%9D%E4%BB%A3)
https://www.japan-zone.com/omnibus/hanada.shtml
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Wakanohana_Masaru
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Takanohana_K%C5%8Dji

Current Brothers
https://youtu.be/2-jiOwDeBkI
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Hidenoumi_Takuya
http://sumodb.sumogames.de/Rikishi.aspx?r=12026
https://sumowrestling.fandom.com/wiki/Hidenoumi_Takuya
https://ja.wikipedia.org/wiki/英乃海拓也

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Tobizaru_Masaya
https://ja.wikipedia.org/wiki/翔猿正也
http://www.sumo.or.jp/EnSumoDataRikishi/profile/3594/
https://english.kyodonews.net/news/2020/10/346a31a43ca1-sumo-sumos-flying-monkey-ready-to-show-he-is-no-1-hit-wonder.html
https://mainichi.jp/articles/20170609/k00/00e/050/245000c
https://sumowrestling.fandom.com/wiki/Tobizaru_Masaya - has young picture of Tobizaru

*Music *
"Advanced Japanese Folk" by Audiotoolz

https://freemusicarchive.org/music/Audiotoolz/Progressive_Folk/02_-_audiotoolz_-_advanced_japanese_folk

Under creative commons license: https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-nd/3.0/

News Theme by Kevin MacLeod is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution license (https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/4.0/)

Artist: http://incompetech.com/

Intro/Outtro music by MARiAN - Tokyo Trap.

"Kate's Waltz by Bad Snacks" and link to the page https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCBCI_QCAMe1hx8UNyvJlM_Q