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Officials investigate sumo champion for beer bottle attack

Officials investigate sumo champion for beer bottle attack

Harumafuji, who submitted paperwork to pull out of the ongoing Kyushu Grand Sumo Tournament the same day, did not deny the report, saying, "I sincerely apologize for causing trouble". Weighing in at 137kg (300lb), Harumafuji is considered a relatively small sumo wrestler, and is lauded for his technique in the ring. Wrestlers are expected to not show emotion after a victory and a rigid hierarchy exists.


BBC Price of Football puts Huddersfield Town top of the Premier League

BBC Price of Football puts Huddersfield Town top of the Premier League

By adding together the cost of a club's cheapest season ticket, TV sport subscription and adult shirt, as well as a pie, cup of tea and programme for each game, the BBC calculated how much it would cost a fan to support their club. What the study does not include is that season tickets for Under-11s are free. They are all below the Championship averages. Manchester United , Manchester City and Tottenham all price adult shirts at £60.


Arsene Wenger says wants to see out contract at Arsenal

Arsene Wenger says wants to see out contract at Arsenal

Win or lose Saturday, Spurs still haven't won anything since the league cup on 2007-2008. Many will fancy the visitors to maintain their title tilt with a rare victory but Wenger is adamant Arsenal remain favourites for the game. The 26-year-old came on as a substitute in the defeat by Manchester City before the worldwide break, scoring a goal that briefly brought his side back into contention.


Wiggins reveals 'living hell' after doping probe ditched

Wiggins reveals 'living hell' after doping probe ditched

UKAD announced on Wednesday that it would not press any charges after concluding an investigation into a "mystery" medical package delivered to Wiggins during the 2011 Criterium du Dauphine, when he raced for Team Sky. "To say I am disappointed by some of the comments made by UKAD this morning is an understatement". Former British Cycling coach Simon Cope, who delivered the jiffy bag by hand, has also said that he did not know its contents.


Pots announced for final draw for 2018 FIFA World Cup

Pots announced for final draw for 2018 FIFA World Cup

With Peru completing the line-up of 32 teams for the 2018 FIFA World Cup Russia , we now know the seeding pots for the Final Draw on 1 December , according to the official website of FIFA. How many Groups of Death could we see? There would have been very little difference to the draw pots if Federation Internationale de Football Association had used its upcoming November ranking, with only France & Spain and Denmark & Uruguay swapping pots.


Jerry Jones is hurting the league

Jerry Jones is hurting the league

In the letter sent on Wednesday, the owners on the committee said that they were unhappy with Jones because he had circulated a three-month-old document with details of requests from Goodell that Jones "personally knows to be an outdated, historical artifact of no relevance whatsoever in the context of these lengthy negotiations".