Mini-Article – The Popularity of the Kyushu Basho 2018 on

Like last basho, I created a chart for the popularity of the Aki Basho 2018 across days on, as measured by the number of daily post views and comments.  Well, I created this chart again for the Kyushu Basho 2018!  Click here to get a full-sized image of the chart! Interestingly, the number of... Continue Reading →

U.S. Sumo Open Medalists in Eight Charts

The U.S. Sumo Open is the premier sumo event of North America.  Started in the year 2001, it has now grown to a spectacle that gathers 4,300 sumo fans in attendance.  While most of the competitors are indeed American, recent years have also seen an vast increase in the number of international rikishi (sumo wrestlers). ... Continue Reading →

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