I became a sekitori on the third basho of my career! Still, it’s fair to say I haven’t met expectations as I should have. I’ve earned kinboshi – all of them during the same tournament, which saw an ozeki being promoted to yokozuna right after.
My first stint in san’yaku lasted just one basho, with a 6-9 record. My second spell, however, was way longer.
I share an unusual record with former sekitori Kotonishiki.
I’m born in Nagano-ken on December the 25th. I’m…