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Handover of the Czech Cup to the winner of the Autumn Grand Sumo Tournament

On 25 September 2022, the finals of the Grand Sumo Tournament took place at Ryogoku Kokugikan in Tokyo, whose winner became the sumo wrestler Tamawashi. During the closing ceremony, the winner was awarded by a diploma and a Czech crystal hand-cut cup by a representative of the Embassy of the Czech Republic in Tokyo.
 

According to a long tradition established in 1970, the Ambassador of the Czech Republic to Japan presents the winner of the Grand Sumo Tournament with a diploma and a hand-cut cup made of Czech crystal. At the final ceremony of the Autumn Tournament, on behalf of Ambassador Martin Tomčo, Mr. Lukáš Zícha, Consul of the Embassy of the Czech Republic in Tokyo, handed over the diploma and the Czech cup to the winning wrestler Tamawashi. Thanks to this victory in this Autumn Grand Tournament, he became the oldest wrestler to win a sumo championship in more than 60 years. Congratulations!

Zářijový Grand Sumo Tournament 2022 v Tokiu.

Zářijový Grand Sumo Tournament 2022 v Tokiu.