2020 January Grand Sumo Tournament
The Grand Sumo Tournament will return to the Ryogoku Kokugikan
“2020 January Grand Sumo Tournament” will be held at the Ryogoku Kokugikan from January 12 to January 26, 2020.
In this tournament, young rikishi (sumo wrestlers) such as Sekiwake Asanoyama (朝乃山), who are closest to Ozeki’s position, and Komusubi Abi (阿炎), who have a sense of stability, are expected. Attention is also drawn to whether Takayasu (高安), who has lost his status as Ozeki, can return to Ozeki with more than 10 wins.
During the tournament period two days “Kimono day” service will be provided. On January 13 and 20, the first 300 people wearing kimono will receive a hand towel. It is distributed at the entrance from 13:00, and it is finished when the stock runs out.
*Applicable to those who are wearing Kimono, Yukata, Jinbei and Samue. It does not apply when wearing Happi coat or just wearing Japanese style accessories.
|Event Name||2020 January Grand Sumo Tournament|
|Dates||January 12, 2020 – January 26, 2020|
|Note||【Estimated start time】
first day to 12th day / around 8:45
13th day to 14th day / around 10:40
15th day (final day) / around 10:15
【Estimated higher tournament start time】
Entrance of juryo rikishi / around 14:15
Entrance of makuuchi rikishi / around 15:40
*15th day (final day) is faster about 30 minutes.
*It is a rough guide, there is a possibility that some change.
|Open Hours||8:00 – 18:00|
|Admission||Please check the official website for more information about seat and admission fee.|
|Address||1-3-28 Yokoami Sumida-ku, Tokyo|