Top-Ranked Kakuryu, absent from day one due to slipped lumbar vertebrae

Grand Sumo Kyushu Basho — Opening Day — November 10th — Fukuoka Kokusai Center East Yokozuna Kakuryu (34, Michinoku-beya) will be absent from the opening day of Kyushu Basho. A doctors note was turned into the Japan Sumo Association today, “due to a recurrence of slipped lumbar vertebrae, Kakuryu will require rest for 14 days.”Continue reading “Top-Ranked Kakuryu, absent from day one due to slipped lumbar vertebrae”