Yesterday the chief of Sumo-Japan resigned citing health reasons, as the scandal hit sport continues to lose high-profile support
Japan's Sumo Association sacked it's first Sumo following the betting scandal that has recently rocked the sport
The sumo wrestling scandal currently gripping Japan has revealed some curious attitudes toward betting in Japanese law and culture.
Japan Sumo Association is having to deal with organized crime and illegal gambling scandals that have infiltrated its most popular sport.
The head of Japan's Yokozuna Deliberation Council debates banishing sumo wrestlers who were found to have bet on baseball games