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Who's Who
Akebono
 
(Retired)
Akebono
Heya : Azumazeki
Name : Taro Akebono
Ring Name History : -------- - Akebono
Date of Birth : May 8, 1969
Place of Birth : America
Height : 203.0cm
Weight : 233.0kg
Career Record : 654-232-181
Makuuchi Division Career Record : 566-198-181
Makuuchi Division Championships : 11
Outstandeng Performance Award : 4
Fighting Spirit Prize : 2
Kinboshi : 4
Favorite Grip/Techniques : tsuki oshi

Top Ten Techniques
Used By Asashoryu In Makuuchi/Juryo During The Last Six Tournaments
in 65 Wins out of 75 bouts
Graph of Top Ten Techniques Ranking
yorikiri 27
oshidashi 15
tsukidashi 9
yoritaoshi 4
oshitaoshi 3
tsukitaoshi 3
hatakikomi 1
okuridashi 1
tsukiotoshi 1
tsumatori 1

Rank Over The Last Six Tournaments Tournament
(Please click Tournament to get records.)
  Yokozuna Yokozuna Yokozuna Yokozuna Yokozuna Yokozuna
Tournament March May July Sept Nov Jan

= Yokozuna

= Ozeki

= Sekiwake

= Komusubi

= Maegashira

= Juryo

= Makushita

= not ranked
Debut : March, 1988
Juryo Debut : March, 1990
Makuuchi Debut : September, 1990
Sanyaku Debut : March, 1991
Ozeki Promotion : July, 1992
Yokozuna : March, 1993
Highest Rank : Yokozuna
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