How Can He Slap! A look at Three Infamous Sumo Slap-Fests.

Note: I came upon these matches when I was looking for something else, and thought that some might find them amusing.

“Sumotorin’ ain’t easy.” Takakeisho proves that age-old adage true, as he unleashes his devastating pimp-tsuppari attack against Mitakeumi, in this match from the last September basho:

Chiyotaikai causes Musoyama to spit out a mist of blood after the bout, who still manages to gut out the win:

This could be the slappiest bout of them all, as notorious harite-expert Takatoriki gets as much as he gives in this match against Daishoyama. It looks like they just stopped in the middle of the ring to begin a slapping contest: