Levan Gorgadze lost the first bout at Natsu Basho. Tochinoshin fell to the second maegashira Endo.
It was the 8th bout between these two sumo wrestlers. Gorgadze won 3 bouts and lost 5 ones.
Tomorrow Tochinoshin will face Takakeisho. As for head-to-heads: they have wrestled against each other 7 times. The Georgian has negative balance – 6 defeats and 1 win.
As a result, Levan has 7 wins and 1 defeat and is one of the favorites. He needs to win at least 3 bouts to gain the title of ozeki.