2022 March Picture Banzuke - Wakatakakage's 1st Championship
Imported from Japan. This is the Official E-Banzuke (roster and ranking of top division wrestlers) for the March 2022 Grand Sumo Tournament held in Osaka. Unlike other character based Banzuke, this one has very colorful images of the top division wrestlers wearing their Kesho-mawashi making for a very striking wall display. In addition to the wrestlers it includes some of the Referees (gyoji) and Announcers (yobidashi).
This tournament was won by Wakatakakage and is his first Championship.
The sole Yokozuna listed on this Banzuke is Terunofuji.
Ozeki are Shodai, Takakeisho, and the newly promoted Mitakeumi.
Sekiwake are Wakatakakage and Abi. This is the highest rank ever for both of these wrestlers.
Komusubi are Takanosho and first time sanyaku wrestler Hoshoryu.
You can find a list of all the wrestlershere in English and Japanese.
This Picture Banzuke has been folded and comes in a flat envelope.
Picture Banzuke dimensions: 17 1/4" h x 22 1/2" w. Also shown is an image of a framed Picture Banzuke provided by a fan and used with permission.