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In a single match there are two sumo wrestlers competing against each other. In a tournament there can be dozens of competitors, in a round robin type format.

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Do sumo wrestlers become sumo wrestlers because they're too fat to become normal wrestlers?

No. Sumo wrestling and other wrestling have nearly nothing in common-most wrestling involves fighting on the mat-if you touch the floor in sumo you lose..

What is sumo?

Sumo is a type of wrestling from Japan. Sumo wrestlers are usually strong and fat.

Are there sumo wrestlers in china?

There are Chinese Sumo wrestlers. Those that make the most money are wrestling in Japan.

Is the sport of sumo wrestling for big people only?

No some sumo wrestlers can be skinny sumo wresler.Yes because most sumo wrestlers are fat. Suck it.

What is a Japanese wrestling match called?

sumo wrestling... check it out on wikipedia.

How many people go to a sumo wrestling match?

Sometimes over 1,000 people go to a Sum wrestling match

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What century was sumo wrestling in japan inventing?

The first recorded sumo match took place in 300AD. But wrestling was around for many centuries before that.

Who is more stronger wrestlers or sumo wrestlers?

This depends on the sumo wrestler and wrestler in question. However, it can generally be agreed that sumo wrestlers are stronger. (However, many recreational/amateur sumo wrestlers are not strong)

Can a female be a sumo wrestler?

Sumo wrestlers are mainly men. In many countries, females are not allowed to enter or touch the sumo ring. Much criticism towards sumo wrestling is due to the gender discrimination.

Do women sumo wrestle?

Sure, women can sumo wrestle. But if you are asking about competition, women sumo wrestlers can only compete at the amateur level. In fact, women sumo wrestlers are not allowed to enter the sumo wrestling ring as they are considered "unclean" when they menstruate.

What do you call a bout in sumo wrestling?

The bout is called a match in sumo wrestling. It would occur during a tournament or basho.

Are sumo wrestlers Chinese or Japanese?

Sumo is a Japanese sport. There are Chinese sumo wrestlers.

Are sumo wrestlers allow to have wives?

Sumo wrestlers may get married.

How many black sumo wrestlers are there?


How many people have been sumo wrestlers?

it is impossible to calculate the number of sumo wrestlers because there is always new ones.

Where do sumo wrestlers train?

Sumo wrestlers belong to a sumo stable. There they live and train year round.

What equipment did sumo wrestling use?

Mawashi is the one piece of equipment used by sumo wrestlers. Also, some individuals may want to purchase sumo props and rings.

Is sumo wrestling exciting?

It can be very exciting watching the two wrestlers attempting to take each other out.

How many Japaneses professional sumo wrestlers?

there are 702

What do sumo wrestlers wear in a match?

In sumo, a mawashi is the belt that the rikishi (or sumo wrestler) wears during training or in competition. Upper ranked professional wrestlers wear a kesho-mawashi as part of the ring entry ceremony or dohyo-iri.

Who is involved in the sumo wrestling match?

Big show and akebono at wrestlmania 21

Where do you take the betting slip on red dragon?

You take it to the sumo wrestling match.

How does being heavy in sumo wrestling help you?

Before I answer your question, you need to know how a sumo match is won. The winner of a sumo match is either 1. the first wrestler to force his opponent to step out of the ring, or 2. the first wrestler to force his opponent to touch the ground with any part of his body other than the sole of his feet. Because of these rules, being heavy in sumo wrestling usually gives you an advantage. That is why we often see heavy or big sumo wrestlers. However, a smaller wrestler can use his skill to overcome his opponent.

Are sumo wrestlers castrated?

No they are not.