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Thursday | Reuters

Egyptian sumo wrestler storms his way into ancient sport

Sumo wrestler Osunaarashi was a large, muscular Egyptian teenager with a passion for body building when a friend recommended he try the ancient Japanese sport of sumo.

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Thursday | Boing Boing

29 Sumo wrestlers on a plane

The Hakkaku Stable sumo wrestler organization tweeted these photos of wrestlers flying to a training camp in Japan's Shimane Prefecture.

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Thursday | UTV

This Morning's Throwback Thursday

This Morning's look into the archive this week has brought to light a clip of Eamonn and Ruth getting to grips with a bit of Sumo wrestling.

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Sun Jul 27, 2014

Metro

Valuable lessons we can take from this year's Sumo Run

This weekend fun runners took to Battersea Park for a charity jog with a difference , dressing up as sumo wrestlers before tackling 5k.

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Fri Jul 25, 2014

Burton Mail

Roger Bullivant holds annual fun day for staff

MORE than 400 staff and their families enjoyed fun in the sun when Burton firm Roger Bullivant held its annual barbecue and fun day at the home of Stapenhill FC.

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Mid-Day Mumbai

Supersize model 'Amazon Amanda' huge hit amongst men

London: Amanda Soule, better known as Amazon Amanda, is a supersize model with 6ft 3inches height, 63 inch hips and massive 44DD breasts, and is a huge hit with men who prefer 'big women.'

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Thu Jul 24, 2014

Refinery 29

This Is What 10,000 Calories A Day Looks Like

While the video above gives you plenty of time to get to know him, it's pretty clear right off the bat that Byamba Ulambayar, a four-time World Sumo Champion, loves what he does.

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Tue Jul 22, 2014

New York Daily News

See it: Sumo champ shows how he eats 10,000 calories daily

Byamba Ulambayar is featured in a video as he prepares his staple meal, chankonabe - a stew with fish broth, meat, tofu, eggs and vegetables.

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The Miami Herald

Lawsuit: Inflatable sumo wrestling led to brain injury at Miami-Dade charter school

Radamel Falcao gets loose during AS Monaco's training session at FIU on Monday, ahead of Wednesday's friendly at Marlins Park.

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Mon Jul 21, 2014

The Windsor Star

Sumo wrestling robots coming to Forest Glade library

Nabil Barchale, left, and Jake Fox, members of VerifastBots First Lego Robotics Team are competing in the FIRST Lego Robotics Nature's Fury 2013 Challenge.

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Sun Jul 20, 2014

NEWS.com.au

Meet the world's skinniest sumo wrestler

IT'S the dream showdown. A third clash between the Waratahs and Brumbies with a spot in the final on offer.

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Sat Jul 19, 2014

The Post-Standard

All Star Sumo at Turning Stone

Two tons of Sumo Champions collided Saturday night at Turning Stone Resort Casino's Event Center for a ground-shaking All-Star Sumo wrestling event.

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National Public Radio

It's Not The Size Of This Sumo Wrestler That's Stunning

Czech sumo wrestler Takanoyama ShuntarA , whose real name is Pavel Bojar throws his opponent during the Grand Sumo New Year Tournament in 2013.

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WNYC-AM New York

It's Not The Size Of This Sumo Wrestler That's Stunning

There's only one country where it's practiced professionally, and there's probably only one country where it could be practiced.

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Fri Jul 18, 2014

My heart's in Accra

Egyptian sumo wrestler bests a grand champion. Twice. While fasting for Ramadan.

My regular readers know that I'm a fan of sumo, and am especially interested in the globalization of the sport.

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Thu Jul 17, 2014

IcNorthWales

LOOK: Hundreds enjoy this year's Hawarden Carnival

There was a barbecue and funfair for the little ones, as well as a five a-side football tournament and mini farm.

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Wed Jul 16, 2014

Iol.co.za

Wrestler's debut lasts only a moment

A scrawny Japanese sumo wrestler who was launched from the ring in less than a second during a bruising debut tweeted photos of his battle scars on Wednesday and promised to do better.

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Wed Jul 09, 2014

24dash

Young Picasso's make their mark at Daubeney Fields Fun Day

Hundreds of Hackney residents came together to enjoy an action packed fun-day on the Daubeney Fields, thanks to a donation and support from Sanctuary Housing.

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Mon Jul 07, 2014

Roseville Review

So much for sumo

It's a crushing blow when you learn that an institution you hold sacred is nothing but a sham.

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Sat Jul 05, 2014

Falmouth Packet

Thieves steal Christmas charity cash destined for Cornwall Air Ambulance

TEAMS are being sought to take part in a new 'It's a Cornish Knockout competition' to help raise funds for Cornwall Air Ambulance.

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