Ringside Judge Injured in Collision with Falling Wrestlers

Asakayama-oyakata (former Ozeki Kaio) was injured while serving as ringside judge during the Makushita division bouts on day 12 of the New Year tournament. The Okinofuji vs. Amakaze match ended with both rikishi — 160.5 kilos and 186 kilos respectively — falling off the dohyo and colliding with Asakayama. Complaining of excruciating hip pain, “ItContinue reading “Ringside Judge Injured in Collision with Falling Wrestlers”