The middle of May sees professional sumo return to its spiritual home of Tokyo for the third professional tournament of the season. The 15-day May tournament will be held at the Ryogoku Kokugikan Sumo Hall in Tokyo in mid-to-late May.
Check the official website for ticketing and scheduling information.
Take the JR Sobu Line to Ryogoku Station. The Ryogoku Kokugikan is right there as you step out. If you take the Oedo Subway Line to Ryogoku Station, you'll have to walk a few minutes.
Find out more about Ryogoku Kokugikan.
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