TITLE

Konishiki

PUB. DATE
December 1991
SOURCE
U.S. News & World Report;12/9/91, Vol. 111 Issue 24, p25
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Looks at Konishiki, a onetime high-school football player in Oahu, Hawaii, where he was born Salevaa Antinoe. The 524-pound 27-year-old is both the largest sumo wrestler and one of the best. Convincing win in the Japan Sumo Association tournament; Favorite to be named grand champion, sumo's highest honor, no foreigner has ever achieve it.
ACCESSION #
9112092171

 

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