Posts Tagged ‘Baruto’

Interviewing Baruto

Baruto

Tweet Way back in March 2005 I had the very good fortune to interview a little-known Estonian sumo wrestler – Baruto. After the recent Osaka basho Baruto looks certain to be promoted to Ozeki rank. So, in celebration, I’m reposting my Japan Times story. Gochandesu. Past the pain and language barriers. Estonian not thrown by […]