Brutal Beating Death Brings Sumo's Da...

Brutal Beating Death Brings Sumo's Dark Side to Light

There are 2 comments on the Chicago Tribune story from Mar 10, 2008, titled Brutal Beating Death Brings Sumo's Dark Side to Light. In it, Chicago Tribune reports that:

Baseball bats have become standard equipment in sumo training. Young wrestlers, though, don't swing the bats.

Join the discussion below, or Read more at Chicago Tribune.


Zephyrhills, FL

#2 Mar 10, 2008
Plowhandle wrote:
Rotten godless swine.

When you are able to don't say about what really you don't know.....Tell only what you do !!!
You do nothing it's cool....right!

Alamo, CA

#3 Sep 8, 2008
when I read the story of what happened to Takashi Saito the senteen year old sumo wrestler who was kill by his stablemaster.. I felt compelled to cry.
is seem to me the so much savagetry is unecessary..
I feel so sorry for the kid who couldn't make longer in this sometimes very bad world.
My prayers be with him forever..

Tell me when this thread is updated:

Subscribe Now Add to my Tracker

Add your comments below

Characters left: 4000

Please note by submitting this form you acknowledge that you have read the Terms of Service and the comment you are posting is in compliance with such terms. Be polite. Inappropriate posts may be removed by the moderator. Send us your feedback.

Sumo Discussions

Title Updated Last By Comments
Hakuho _ Most bad-mannered Rikishi EVER (Jul '15) Jul '15 George 1
how to watch sumo live (Mar '07) May '15 mongolia 10
Hakuho to be New All-Time CHAMPION (Jan '15) Jan '15 Love Sumo 1
News African Muslim Rises Up Sumo Ranks (Jun '13) Jun '13 Habibi 1
News Sports' quirks, odd bounces in '12 (Dec '12) Dec '12 fukuda 1
News Nineteen years later, Royce Gracie reflects on ... (Nov '12) Nov '12 fukuda 1
News Sumo Wrestlers Hard to Find: DNews Nugget (Nov '12) Nov '12 Jamie 1
More from around the web