Japan Sumo Champ Hakuho Evaluates Positive for Coronavirus

Japan Sumo Champ Hakuho Evaluates Positive for Coronavirus

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Hakuho is the highest-ranking sumo wrestler to contract coronavirus Record-breaking sumo champ Hakuho has actually checked favorable for Covid-19 just days before the New Year event, the Japan Sumo Association stated Tuesday. The JSA claimed Hakuho was examined after discovering a loss of odor, which

various other members of the Miyagino stable who are believed to have actually entered contact with him would certainly be tested Tuesday.

The Mongolian-born 35-year-old, that has won a record 44 competitions as well as holds sumo’s greatest rank of yokozuna, had been preparing for the 15-day New Year Grand Sumo Tournament, which begins Sunday in Tokyo.

A JSA spokesperson claimed his involvement in the basho, or competition, was yet unsure, but the competition was readied to proceed as arranged. Hakuho’s infection follows 11 participants of the Arashio secure checked favorable last week adhering to the infection of top-division wrestler

Wakatakakage. Local media reported that the new instances consisted of stablemaster Arashio, a hair stylist as well as 8 lower-division wrestlers. A gyoji, or umpire, from a various stable likewise checked favorable on Monday after suffering a high temperature and coughing. A 20-year-old sumo wrestler died in Japan last May after contracting the infection and also suffering multiple organ failing. Hakuho is the first wrestler from the sport’s top

ranks to test positive favorable the virusInfection He has been handling a knee injury and has not finished an event because March, when he won the Springtime Grand Sumo Tournament in Osaka.

He took out from three straight events this year, as well as was offered a main warning by the JSA in addition to fellow yokozuna Kakuryu in November for duplicated lacks. The warning is the sport’s greatest rebuke, except advising retirement. Hakuho, who was birthed Munkhbat Davaajargal, came to Japan at age 15 to enter the

sumo world as well as obtained Japanese citizenship in September 2019. Japan is presently battling a third wave of infections, with Head of state Yoshihide Suga stating Monday he was taking into consideration declaring a state of emergency in the better Tokyo area.

Tokyo reported 1,278 brand-new infections on Tuesday, neighborhood media claimed, the second-highest number yet adhering to the 1,337 reported on New Year’s Eve.

Suga on Monday urged that the government was still dedicated to holding the virus-postponed Tokyo Olympics this summer season, stating the Gamings would certainly be “proof that the human race conquered the virus.”

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