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Japan-Update

Police quiz sumo champion in violent bullying case

Wrestler seriously injured in assault, showing culture of hazing still plagues sport

Sumo grand champion Harumafuji leaves his stable Thursday prior to being questioned by police.   © Kyodo

TOKYO -- Japanese police on Friday questioned Harumafuji, one of Japan's four reigning sumo grand champions, over allegations that he seriously injured a junior wrestler outside the ring last month.

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