On the 19th day of Hatsu Basho, Levan Gorgadze gained victory. The Georgian faced sekiwake Asanoyama and defeated him by Shitatenage.
A very tense battle took place between Japanese and Tochinoshin, but the Georgian did his best and gained an impressive victory.
This was the 5th meeting of the pair and Tochi reduced the win-loss balance to 2-3.
So, the Georgian sumo wrestler has 5 wins and 5 defeats. His next opponent will be maegashira 4 Okinoumi. They faced each other 13 times and Tochinoshin won 8 times and lost 5 times.