2020 November Basho (Tokyo) – Banzuke and Rikishi Talk
The Tachiai podcast crew assemble to discuss the upcoming November tournament, re-homed from Kyushu to Tokyo due to the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic. In our first of two segments, we cover:
- Shin-Ozeki Shodai
- Expected participation of the Yokozuna
- A super-charged Sanyaku
- A potential meat-grinder in the upper Maegashira
- Ura returns to the pink!
- The injured reserve in Juryo (Ikioi, Kotoshogiku, Shohozan and Ishiura)
- The battle for heaven in the Makushita joi-jin
Audio this morning, with video posted to YouTube later today.