2023 July Picture Banzuke - Hoshoryu's 1st Championship
Imported from Japan. This is the Official E-Banzuke (roster and ranking of top division wrestlers) for the July 2023 Grand Sumo Tournament held at Nagoya. 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 Hoshoryu, his first Championship. Hoshoryu also gained his Ozeki promotion after this win.
The sole Yokozuna listed on this Banzuke is Terunofuji.
The Ozeki are Takakeisho and new promoted Kirishima (former Kiribayama).
Sekiwake are Hoshoryu, Daieisho, and Wakamotoharu.
Komusubi are Kotonowaka, and Abi..
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.