makuuchi


makuuchi
The highest division of sumo wrestling, above juryo, comprising the yokozuna, ozeki, sekiwake, komusubi and maegashira ranks.

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  • Makuuchi — (幕内 (maku uchi, 幕内?)) o makunouchi (幕の内 (maku no uchi, 幕の内 …   Wikipedia Español

  • Makuuchi — (幕内, Makuuchi?) ou Makunouchi (幕の内, Makunouchi …   Wikipédia en Français

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  • Makuuchi — A Makuuchi fight with 69th Yokozuna Hakuhō beating his rival as 68th Yokozuna Asashōryu watches in the background Makuuchi (幕内 …   Wikipedia

  • Makuuchi — Die Makuuchi Division (jap. 幕内) ist die höchste Liga im japanische Profisumō. Als einzige der sechs Divisionen ist sie nochmals in einzelne Ränge unterteilt, in absteigender Reihenfolge sind dies Yokozuna, Ōzeki, Sekiwake, Komusubi und Maegashira …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Makuuchi — n. top division in professional Japanese sumo wrestling higher than Juryo; sumo wrestler whose rank is higher than Juryo …   English contemporary dictionary

  • makuuchi dohyo-iri — noun a group ring entering ceremony performed by all members of the makuuchi division, except the yokozuna, after the juryo bouts …   Wiktionary

  • makuuchi-kaku — noun the gyoji who referees bouts involving a rikishi from thr makuuchi division …   Wiktionary

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  • Professional sumo divisions — Professional sumo is divided into 6 ranked divisions. Wrestlers are promoted and demoted within and between these divisions based on the merit of their win/loss records in official tournaments. For more information see kachikoshi and makekoshi.… …   Wikipedia