Former Hawaii sumotori Musashimaru and
Honolulu Star-AdvertiserFormer Hawaii sumotori Musashimaru and Akebono hospitalized in ...Honolulu Star-AdvertiserChad Rowan, who competed as Akebono, poses during a news conference at Aloha Stadium in 2005. 1 / 2. PrevNext. TOKYO >> Two decades after they made ...and more »
Posted on 18 April 2017 | 5:58 pm
時事通信5月3日（水・祝）スタート！『ハワイ ポリネシアン フェスティバル』６日間で ...時事通信京急グループの京急百貨店（所在地：横浜市港南区，社長：上野 賢了）では，2017年５月３日（水・祝）から８日（月）の６日間，７階催事場および新・横浜家族の店において，「 ...and more »
Posted on 13 April 2017 | 11:45 pm
FROM SUMO TO MUSIC: Former Ozeki KONISHIKI
Nichi Bei WeeklyFROM SUMO TO MUSIC: Former Ozeki KONISHIKI to be Grand Marshal of paradeNichi Bei WeeklyHail the conquering hero … once again. When KONISHIKI last came to the Bay Area in 1996, the much celebrated sumo wrestler in Japan was taking a victory lap of sorts at a tournament in San Jose while he wound down a history-making career. Sunday ...
Posted on 13 April 2017 | 11:29 am
Konishiki Named Grand Marshal of Cherry
The Rafu ShimpoKonishiki Named Grand Marshal of Cherry Blossom Festival ParadeThe Rafu ShimpoJust five years later, Konishiki became the first non-Japanese born sumo wrestler to reach ozeki, the second-highest rank. During his 15-year career, he won three championships in the top Makuuchi division and amassed 733 wins. He paved the way for ...and more »
Posted on 6 April 2017 | 2:34 pm
The 50th Annual Northern California Cherry
The 50th Annual Northern California Cherry Blossom Festival Announces the Queen Program Candidates Press ...PR Web (press release)The executive committee is also excited to announce the naming of the Grand Marshal of the 50th Northern California Cherry Blossom Festival Grand Parade - KONISHIKI, the first non-Japanese-born wrestler to reach Japanese Sumo OZEKI, 2nd rank.
Posted on 7 March 2017 | 12:03 am
Former sumo star, Konishiki discovers
It's not every day that a world champion sumo wrestler visits Israel's capital. But on Tuesday, Israelis of all ages watched in fascination as the Hawaiian-born Japanese-Samoan former sumo star, Konishiki Yasokichi shared his moves during a special ...
Posted on 25 October 2014 | 12:01 am
Sumo Wrestling Star Konishiki Discovers
It's not every day that a world champion sumo wrestler visits Israel's capital. But on Tuesday, October 21, Israelis of all ages watched in fascination as the Hawaiian-born Japanese-Samoan former sumo star, Konishiki Yasokichi shared his moves during a ...
Posted on 24 October 2014 | 9:17 am
Former Sumo Star Konishiki Discovers
It’s not every day that a world champion sumo wrestler visits Israel’s capital. But on Tuesday, October 21, Israelis of all ages watched in fascination as the Hawaiian-born Japanese-Samoan former sumo star, Konishiki Yasokichi shared his moves during ...
Posted on 23 October 2014 | 6:00 pm
Charges filed against Konishiki for alleged
Charges have been filed against Hawaiian-born former sumo wrestler Konishiki, 47, for allegedly assaulting a man in a dispute involving his dog defecating on the grounds of the man’s residence, according to Japanese media reports. NTV reported that the ...
Posted on 14 December 2011 | 8:00 am
Konishiki Kids to host tsunami victims
MAILI (HawaiiNewsNow) – The Konishiki Kids Foundation is making plans to bring children from tsunami ravaged Northern Japan to Hawaii. "You kind of show what the aloha spirit is, how we live our lives here," former sumo wrestler Konishiki told Hawaii ...
Posted on 17 May 2011 | 7:28 pm