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A sumo wrestling legend returns to his native Mongolia to try and make it big in business. CNN's Stan Grant reports.

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Sumo 'fixing' scandal rocks Japanupdated: Fri Feb 04 2011 08:11:00

Japan's national sport of sumo wrestling was rocked by a match-fixing scandal on Thursday after it was revealed three wrestlers had admitted to rigging bouts.

Sumo wrestling Nigeria styleupdated: Fri Oct 15 2010 09:12:00

Baba Mutum faces his biggest challenge trying to introduce sumo to Nigeria. CNN's Christian Purefoy reports.

Report: Big-fingered sumos given iPadsupdated: Wed Aug 25 2010 14:36:00

Can a person's hands be too big for a cell phone?

Sumo 'stables' searched in Japan probeupdated: Wed Jul 07 2010 10:05:00

Police in Tokyo enter various sumo training facilities to gather evidence in a widespread gambling scandal.

Sumo 'stables' searched in Japan probeupdated: Wed Jul 07 2010 10:05:00

Tokyo Metropolitan Police on Wednesday searched sumo training facilities, or stables, as they continue to gather evidence on a widespread gambling scandal that has tarnished Japan's national sport.

Top sumo wrestler fired over gamblingupdated: Sun Jul 04 2010 22:25:00

Japan's governing body of sumo wrestling announced it has fired star sumo wrestler ozeki Kotomitsuki in the wake of a gambling scandal that has enveloped the sport, according to news reports.

Scandal envelops sumo wrestling in Japanupdated: Mon Jun 28 2010 22:13:00

The association that governs sumo wrestling in Japan plans to announce a decision Sunday involving star wrestlers and stable masters caught up in a scandal that has tarnished the country's national sport.

Sumo star Asashoryu quits in wake of assault scandalupdated: Thu Feb 04 2010 11:39:00

Sumo grand champion Asashoryu held a tear-filled press conference to announce his retirement on Thursday in the wake of allegations about his drunken assault on a man outside a Tokyo nightclub last month.

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