susan smitten (chu_hi) wrote,
susan smitten

Sumo, 8th day.

I only caught the final three bouts of the 8th day.

-Asashoryu kicked ass. Tokitsuumi didn't stand a chance. Of course. Asa is at 8-0 now.
-Kotomitsuki abused Musoyama by swinging him around by his mawashi a few times, then shoving him out (a yorikiri).
-Takanohana was defeated by Aminishiki. This was a sad moment, for me at least. I tend to cheer for Aminishiki because he's so darned cute, but he's only a maegashira who shouldn't stand a chance against a yokozuna. Some people (Mick) say Takanohana should pack it in. I don't want to agree, but...
Tags: sumo

  • Miscellaneous Cyclones

    A sedated Cyrus snoozes on my lap, minus some bits in which he once took pride. I'm taking a moment out of sorting Hawaii pictures to post some…

  • The Party After The Party

    After the Time English School Christmas Party (14/12/03), we made for the Blarney Stone in Osaka. My coworker Ben got a text message with the news…

  • Time English School Christmas Party, 2003

    The Time Christmas Party took place on December 14, 2003. This year's party was held at the "famous" Teikoku (Imperial) Hotel in Osaka. Around 250…

  • Post a new comment


    default userpic

    Your reply will be screened

    When you submit the form an invisible reCAPTCHA check will be performed.
    You must follow the Privacy Policy and Google Terms of use.