Results 1 to 4 of 4

Thread: Sumo Throws and K.O.s

  1. #1
    Join Date
    May 2005
    Posts
    821
    Likes (received)
    54

    Default Sumo Throws and K.O.s

    Observe and consider:

    Why so many traditions that had founders/practitioners with a base in Sumo - or that fought sumotori in open matches - might have some pretty effective fighting skills

    And why folks may wonder where those skills went when those traditions stopped doing sumo.

    http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=J2BYT...layer_embedded
    Kit Leblanc

    Even in its scabbard, my sword sees you - Ikkyu

  2. #2
    Join Date
    May 2000
    Location
    Baltimore, MD
    Posts
    440
    Likes (received)
    28

    Default

    That was a nice nichonage!
    Christopher Covington

    Daito-ryu aikijujutsu
    Kashima Shinden Jikishinkage-ryu heiho

  3. #3
    Join Date
    May 2005
    Posts
    821
    Likes (received)
    54

    Default

    I like the palm strike K.O.s!
    Kit Leblanc

    Even in its scabbard, my sword sees you - Ikkyu

  4. #4
    Join Date
    Oct 2006
    Location
    First in US and also in Japan
    Posts
    34
    Likes (received)
    0

    Default

    The use of Judo in Sumo is frowned on. It is considered cheating. Which is a little ironic considering that professional Sumo is as fixed as Pro Wrestling.
    Gusta Paulo Novak

Posting Permissions

  • You may not post new threads
  • You may not post replies
  • You may not post attachments
  • You may not edit your posts
  •