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2018 September Grand Sumo Tournament

2018 September Grand Sumo Tournament

© Nihon Sumo Kyokai

The Grand Sumo Tournament will return to the Ryogoku Kokugikan

Sumo is growing in popularity by sumo boom, therefore, the ticket sellout every day in every tournament. It will come back to Ryogoku Kokugikan Sumo Hall in September.
In the September tournament, 御嶽海 (Mitakeumi) aiming for Ozeki, who won the previous tournament, will draw attention.

Grand Sumo Tournament 2016 September

© Nihon Sumo Kyokai

It has been provided with a “Kimono day” during the tournament. First arrival 300 people who are watching the tournament with wearing Kimono on September 10th and 17th can get a drawstring bag that is not for sale on each day. It is distributed at the entrance from 13:00, and it is finished when the stock runs out.
*Applicable to those who are wearing kimono, yukata, jinbei and Samue. It does not apply when wearing Happi coat or just wearing Japanese style accessories.

Grand Sumo Tournament 2016 September

© Nihon Sumo Kyokai

Details

Event Name 2018 September Grand Sumo Tournament
Venue Ryogoku Kokugikan
Dates September 9, 2018 – September 23, 2018
Note 【Estimated start time】
first day to 12th day / around 8:30
13th day to 15th day / around 10:30
【Estimated higher tournament start time】
Juryo entering ceremony / around 14:20
Makuuchi entering ceremony / around 15:45
*15th day (final day) is faster about 30 minutes.
*It is a rough guide, there is a possibility that some change.

Open Hours 8:00 – 18:00
Admission Please check the official website for more information about seat and admission fee.

Address 1-3-28 Yokoami Sumida-ku, Tokyo
Contact 03-3623-5111
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