June 7th, 2023
ikioi, kakuryu, kiribayama, mirishima, ozeki
Sumo wrestlers step into new chapters of their sumo lives. Kiribayama becomes an ozeki and a new name - Kirishima. Kakuryu retires, continues as a coach in the JSA, and seems a happy family man. Ikioi retires, also coaches, and looks thrilled to sing.
June 8th, 2021
asashoryu, hakuho, haramafuji, kakuryu, kisenosato, takakeisho, terunofuji, ydc, yokozuna, yokozuna deliberation council
What does it take to become yokozuna?
May 12th, 2020
google translate, kakuryu, yokozuna
This week, Laurie and Leslie talk all about yokozunas in the shadows (insert echo effect here). We talk about great and no so great yokozunas throughout history who have been overshadowed by other great yokozunas. We take a deep dive into the awesomeness that is Kakuryu and TRY to pronounce his real Mongolian name. Ya'll, we are terrible at pronouncing Mongolian.