Akebono Tar

Akebono Tar

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Please note that the content of this book primarily consists of articles available from Wikipedia or other free sources online. Akebono Tar is a retired American born-Japanese sumo wrestler from Waim nalo, Hawai i. Joining the professional sport in Japan in 1988, he was trained by pioneering Hawaiian sumo wrestler Takamiyama and rose swiftly up the rankings, reaching the top division in 1990. After two consecutive yusho or tournament championships in November 1992 and January 1993 he made history by becoming the first foreign born wrestler ever to reach yokozuna, the highest rank in sumo.show more

Product details

  • Paperback | 80 pages
  • 152 x 229 x 5mm | 127g
  • Acu Publishing
  • United States
  • English
  • 6135817108
  • 9786135817102