Women's sumo comes home to Japan

  1. Stacie L profile image89
    Stacie Lposted 7 years ago

    Women's sumo comes home to Japan
    wow,now the demure Japanese woman is wrestling! the world is coming to an end! smile

    "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

  2. Sab Oh profile image55
    Sab Ohposted 7 years ago

    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.