Sole leader, Hokutofuji takes an eighth victory

Rank and rank wrestler Hokutofuji continued to advance in a no-nonsense win on Sunday to move to 8-0 and retain his only lead on day eight of the Autumn Grand Sumo Tournament.

The 30-year-old No. 8 maegashira failed to gain an advantage on the opening charge, but was able to steadily push No. 6 Endo (3-5) backwards and force him into the straw bales.

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