COVID-19 continues to affect Nagoya Basho as Terunofuji and Ichinojo continue to lead the standings.

On Friday, the Grand Sumo Tournament in Nagoya was hit by a wave of seven more coronavirus rejections. yokozuna Terunofuji easily took his 11th win and remained in the lead with No. 1. 2 maegashira Ichinojo.

Japan Sumo Association rules require every member of a stable with one reported case of coronavirus to refrain from competing.

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