Originally from Ireland, and a former amateur sumo wrestler, John is content director of Inside Sport: Japan as well as a sumo commentator and reporter on various NHK shows (bio on NHK World).
June 2nd, 2021 | 58 mins 31 secs
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You may know John Gunning from his sumo commentating, but did you also know that he was in a band called Libido? Ever wondered just who this guy is that's talking about sumo on NHK and in the Japan Times? This is your episode!