It was confirmed that Ichinojo Takashi, the sumo wrestler, was infected with the new coronavirus, and the summer venue will be closed starting on the 8th of this month.

According to the Japan Sumo Association, Ichinojo showed a positive reaction on the 1st because the wrestlers under the Makushita of the Minato room to which he belongs showed a positive reaction in the test for the new coronavirus.

For this reason, Ichinojo will be closed from the summer place starting from the 8th of this month at the Kokugikan in Ryogoku, Tokyo.

Ichinojo won 9-6 in the second front in the spring of March, and the summer place was ranked first in the front.