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Sumo wrestler Asashoryu thinking about mixed martial arts?: Sumo champion Asashoryu has retired...

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Sumo wrestler Asashoryu thinking about mixed martial arts?: Sumo champion Asashoryu has retired and the rumors have already started in Japan about bringing him to mixed martial arts. He has been the sport's bad boy, dogged by scandal and allegations of unacceptable behavior for much of his career. Officials linked to the Japan's leading MMA organizations, Dream and Sengoku Raiden Championships, have expressed some interest in Asashoryu,. Asashoryu may want to consider how his predecessors have fared. Competitors with sumo experience have a poor record in MMA, including Chad "Akebono" Rowan (0-4), Henry "Sentoryu" Miller (6-9), Tadao Yasuda (2-4), Alan Karaev (2-3), Emmanuel Yarborough (1-2) and Teila Tuli (0-1). HT: usatoday.com, nightmareofbattle.com