2019 September Grand Sumo Tournament
The Grand Sumo Tournament will return to the Ryogoku Kokugikan
Sumo has grown in popularity in recent years, so tickets are sold out in all tournaments. The Grand Sumo will return to Ryogoku Kokugikan Sumo Hall in September.
In the September tournament, in addition to Yokozuna Kakuryu (鶴竜) who won the previous tournament, attention will be drawn to the success of young wrestlers. It is also drawing attention whether the three Ozeki who were absent from the previous tournament and Takakeisho (貴景勝) who dropped out of Ozeki due to injury would participate in this tournament.
It has been provided with a “Kimono day” during the tournament. First arrival 300 people who are watching the tournament with wearing Kimono on September 9 and 16 can get an original item that is not for sale on each day. 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||2019 September Grand Sumo Tournament|
|Dates||September 8, 2019 – September 22, 2019|
|Note||【Estimated start time】
First day to 12th day / around 8:30
13th day to 15th day / around 10:30
【Estimated higher tournament start time】
Juryo entering ceremony / around 14:15
Makuuchi entering ceremony / 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|