Wrestling with the weighty question of ETF
NasdaqWrestling with the weighty question of ETF growthNasdaqFidelis Simanjuntak / Getty Images When I was a kid, my father took me to see Konishiki , one of the world's top Sumo wrestlers. Konishiki, who weighed upward of 600 pounds at his peak, became known as the Dump Truck and Meat Bomb for his ability to ...and more »
Posted on 1 November 2017 | 3:46 am
Video: Max Holloway, Kazushi Sakuraba and
MMAmania.comVideo: Max Holloway, Kazushi Sakuraba and two sumo wrestling champions trade war stories - UFC JapanMMAmania.com“Blessed” and “The Gracie Hunter” joined Musashigawa Oyakata and Konishiki on a quiet night out in “Land of the Rising Sun” to talk all things combat sports ahead of UFC Fight Night 117, which is set to go down later tonight (Fri., Sept. 22, 2017 ...
Posted on 22 September 2017 | 2:03 pm
Former Hawaii sumotori Musashimaru and
Honolulu Star-AdvertiserFormer Hawaii sumotori Musashimaru and Akebono hospitalized in JapanHonolulu Star-AdvertiserA third member of the record setting and much-celebrated Hawaii sumo contingent, Salevaa Atisanoe, who competed as Konishiki, and reached the rank of ozeki before branching out into the entertainment business, is traveling in California and said he is ...and more »
Posted on 18 April 2017 | 5:58 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
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