1991 Natsu (May) Basho Magazine

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Yoks ChiyonoFUJI and Asahifuji (heads Haruma's heya)

yoks - Onokuni (head of Shibatayama) and Hokutoumi (current head of JSA)

oh my! Looong serving crowd fav Terao, maegashira yusho usurper, father of Naya (and son-in-law of Taiho) Takatoriki, future Takanohana, and all time kinboshi leader Akinoshima! Yikes!

Ozekis - still a star in Japan, Hawaiian Konishiki and Kirishima. Sekiwakes - future first ever foreign yokozuna Akebono and TWO time maegashira yusho winner Kotonishiki!

juryo- diminutive Mainoumi who is now a regular commentator, and the future ozeki great Takanonami.

older brother of Takanohana, a short lived yokozuna himself, Wakanoyama in his previous incarnation is here. Oginohana, head of former powerhouse Dewanoumi-beya is too

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May 1991, this is sumo legend Chiyonofuji's LAST basho, he dropped out early saying he was at his limit, two other yoks were never actually in the tournament, and the only remaining yok Asahifuji, took yusho.

In excellent shape for age, only shows a bit of wear

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