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Grand Sumo Tournament 2016 September

Grand Sumo Tournament 2016 September

Source: Nihon Sumo Kyokai

Grand Sumo Tournament is coming soon

Sumo is growing in popularity by sumo boom, therefore, the ticket sellout every day in every tournament. It will come back to Kokugikan in Sep. There are many highlight in this tournament, such as Hakuho might be taking total 1000 wins, and Kisenosato might become “Yokozuna” if he win this tournament. Harumafuji aiming to win as consecutive title because he won last tournament in July, it is expected to be a fierce championship.

Grand Sumo Tournament 2016 September

Source: Nihon Sumo Kyokai

It has been provided with a “Kimono day” during the tournament. First arrival 400 people who are watching the tournament with wearing Kimono on 9/12 and 9/19 can get a tote bag that is not for sale on each day. It is delivered by the official goods shop from 14:00, and it will be end if it will be delivered all. * Kimono, Yukata, Jinbei, Samue is applicable for the event, Happi coats and Japanese-style accessories is not applicable.

Grand Sumo Tournament 2016 September

Source: Nihon Sumo Kyokai

Details


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Event Name Grand Sumo Tournament 2016 September
Venue Kokugikan
Dates September 11, 2016 – September 25, 2016
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 14:00
Makuuchi entering ceremony / around 15:30
* 15th day (final day) is faster about 15 minutes
* It is a rough guide, there is a possibility that some change
Open Hours Open/8:00 Close/18:00
Admission Please check HP for more information about seat and admission fee.
http://sumo.pia.jp/en/sumo09.jsp#seat
Address 1-3-28 Yokoami Sumida-ku, Tōkyō
Contact 03-3623-5111
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