Sumo wrestler becomes first Japanese athlete to receive highest honour in 19 years

Japan based sumo wrestler Kisenosato was promoted to the highest rank of the wresting, Yokozuna after winning his first title at the New Year Grand Sumo Japan Wrestler Tournament with a 14-1 record.The 30-year-old Kisenosato, whose real name is Yutaka Hagiwara is the first Japanese born and bred wrestler to earn the coveted rank of “grand champion since 1998.

So, let’s discuss some questions related to this post:
Q1. Name the Sumo Wrestler, who has become the first Japenese Athlete to receive highest honour in 19 years?
Ans1. Kisenosato
Source-The Indian Express

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