Women's sumo comes home to Japan
wow,now the demure Japanese woman is wrestling! the world is coming to an end!
"OSAKA, Japan For years, promoters of sumo have been pushing for the sports inclusion in the Olympic Games. To get there, the International Sumo Federation has thrown its weight behind a form of the game that would offend purists and surprise most everyone else: womens sumo"
http://www.msnbc.msn.com/id/39735401/ns … ?Gt1=43001
This is not new. Women's Sumo goes way back, but usually involved 'unsavory' types and was a carnival show sort of thing. In mainstream traditional Sumo women are not even allowed on the dohyo.
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