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Nishinoumi Kajirō I


Nishinoumi Kajirō I was a sumo wrestler from Sendai, Kagoshima Prefecture, Japan. He was the sport's 16th yokozuna, and the first to be officially listed as such on the banzuke ranking sheets, an act which strengthened the prestige of yokozuna as the highest level of achievement in professional sumo.


  • Personal 

  • Early career 

  • Yokozuna 

  • Retirement from sumo