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2018 May Grand Sumo Tournament

2018 May Grand Sumo Tournament Champions List

Makuuchi Division Champion

East Yokozuna Kakuryu(Mangaljalav Anand)
(14-1)

優勝三賞力士

I am Kakuryu and I won my second tournament in a row.
In Nagoya, I will also work hard and with all my strength I am aiming for a triple win.
Your support is very much appreciated!

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2018 May Grand Sumo Tournament Sansho List (Special Prizes)

Shukun-sho(Outstanding Performance Award)

East Maegashira #2 Shohozan(Yuya Matsutani)  
(8-7)

優勝三賞力士

My name is Shohozan and I have received the Outstanding Performance Prize.
I am planning to meet everybody’s expectations by doing good Sumo in Nagoya as well.
Thank you for ongoing support.

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Kanto-sho(Fighting Spirit Prize)
Gino-sho(Technique Prize)

East Sekiwake Tochinoshin(Levan Gorgadze)  
(13-2)

優勝三賞力士

I am Tochinoshin. In this tournament I have been awarded with the Fighting Spirit Prize and the Technique Prize.
I want to do the best I can in the Nagoya Tournament as well. Please support me.

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Kanto-sho(Fighting Spirit Prize)

West Maegashira #11 Chiyonokuni(Toshiki Sawada)  
(12-3)

優勝三賞力士

My name is Chiyonokuni and I have been awarded with one of the Sansho, the Fighting Spirit Prize for the first time.
I want to do the best I can in the Nagoya Tournament as well. Please support me.

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Kanto-sho(Fighting Spirit Prize)

West Maegashira #15 Kyokutaisei(Takuya Ogushi)  
(10-5)

優勝三賞力士

I am Kyokutaisei and have received the Fighting Spirit Prize for the first time.
In the next tournament I will also do my very best to win many bouts. Please go on supporting me.

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