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- Road to Sumo Wrestler -

His birth weight was 4.5 kg
He entered a  junior high school sumo contest 
behind his parent's back when he was 13 years old, and he won the contest
In high school, he won the national athletic meet 
so he rised in popularity in 16 years old 
But, he declined invitations to join professional sumo wrestlers group
He entered Nihon University 
when he won the all Japan sumo collage students tournament at 1968 and 1969
After he graduated from university, 
he joined the professional sumo group Hanakago his first bout day was his birth day