Texas sumotori Wakaichiro returns to tournament action on day 6, facing off against Kirizakura from Michinoku heya. Kirizakura is roughly the same height as Wakaichiro, but 20 kg lighter. Kirizakura is a 34 year old veteran who was been in sumo since 1999 (when Wakaichiro was 1 year old!). Both men come to this match with 1 win and 1 loss for the tournament, looking to pick up their second win.
As with prior Wakaichiro matches, we will post results and information as soon as they become available.