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Sumo tickets 2017/3/27 02:23
Where do I buy them?

I'm going to be in Japan in May, and wanted to attend a sumo event.

by Kid Vicious  

Re: Sumo tickets 2017/3/27 17:12
The May tournament in Tokyo is from May 14 to 28th.

The ticket goes on public sale from April 8th - popular dates and seats tend to sell off pretty quickly. A few of my US friends use this site (for a fee) to purchase tickets from the States:
by AK rate this post as useful

Re: Sumo tickets 2017/3/27 22:25
Will just reiterate that tickets sell out VERY quickly.
by PsyGuy rate this post as useful

Re: Sumo tickets 2017/3/28 17:28
I bought my tickets from the official site and collected on the day. The last basho sold out in two hours & with Kisenosato getting the yusho I expect this one to sell out faster.
by Stan Norrell rate this post as useful

Re: Sumo tickets 2017/3/29 01:08
In the meantime, assuming they have it on the website, you can watch some episodes of "Sumopedia" on NHK World which are short programmes covering various aspects of sumo.
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