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Mike Wesemann


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Mar. 26 -  I think you have to go back to the Asashoryu days to see the last time that the media was seething about a rikishi, but that was definitely the case after day 14 when Terunofuji defeated Kotoshogiku with a tachi-ai henka. I was actually surprised that the move got as much run as it did, but there were multiple officials within the Association and other oyakata quoted in the funny papers with harsh comments for the Ozeki, and harsh might be putting it lightly. I actually sensed legitimate hate for the Ozeki in the media, and it really did remind me of the days back....

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