From the first round to the final, wrestlers in the “Makuuchi Division” according to their “Banzuke” from the January 2023 tournament will compete for the honor of winning the tournament. It’s a ‘must win’ tournament, for which wrestlers’ step into the ring many times to advance to the final. There's even the possibility of an unexpected turn of events and showdowns of wrestlers from the same stable!
It is impossible to watch such bouts at the “Honbasho” official tournaments.
■Date: Sunday, Feburary 5, 2023
■Venue: Kokugikan (Ryogoku)