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Sumo - May Basho Preview - Dan Hanf

May 05, 2022

It's time for the 2022 May Basho! Wakatakakage is the defending champ! Dan Hanf and Larry preview the basho as well as talk about Dan's time working for the Charleston River Dogs.

Sumo - Haru Basho Preview - Dan Hanf, Steve Capps

March 11, 2022

The Haru Basho is upon us! Dan and Larry preview all the sumo wrestlers vying for this one. Sports historian, Burt Carlson, joins us to give us some history of the naming of the Cleveland baseball team.

Sumo - Borscht and Bashos - Dan Hanf, Steve Capps

November 11, 2021

Terunofuji is the favorite for the November Basho. Dan Hanf and Larry discuss the other rikishi and who's got a shot at taking down the Yokozuna. Burt Carlson teaches us about the lore of Don Paul, former defensive back for the Cleveland Browns.

Sumo - Autumn Basho Recap - Dan Hanf, Steve Capps

October 01, 2021

Terunofuji won the Autumn Basho, but not without controversy. Dan Hanf and Larry recap the sumo tournament while Burt Carlson regales us with a tale of competive eater, Artemis Baconfamine.

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