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92 results for SUMO

58 Shortz Era entries found. Click any date for context. Repeated clues show (number of Shortz Era occurrences).
See the dictionary definition for SUMO.

DateGridClueAuthor
Wed Jun 20, 201856DCompetition with minimal apparelJeffrey Wechsler
Thu Apr 5, 201841DSport in a ring (2)David J. Kahn
Tue Mar 20, 201854DSport conducted in a dohyoAndrew Zhou
Mon Mar 12, 201826DSport originally part of a Shinto ritualJohn R. O'Brien
Tue Feb 20, 201812DBattle of the bulges?Joel Fagliano
Wed Nov 8, 201734DHeavy competition?Joel Fagliano and Sam Ezersky
Mon Aug 28, 201714AVariety of wrestlingDan Margolis
Mon Jul 17, 201719AWrestling for 400-poundersTom McCoy
Fri May 26, 201736DSport for rikishi (2)Robyn Weintraub
Sun Apr 30, 201799DActivity in a dohyoAlan Arbesfeld
Mon Apr 3, 201758ASport for heavyweights (2)Agnes Davidson and Zhouqin Burnikel
Sat Nov 12, 201652DRing sport (4)David J. Kahn
Tue May 3, 201652D___ wrestlerJohn Westwig
Mon Apr 18, 201649DHeavyweight wrestlingJanice Luttrell
Sun Jan 25, 2015113DHeavyweight bouts?Alan Arbesfeld
Wed Oct 22, 201456DBare-chested sportPatrick Blindauer
Fri Apr 4, 201426AShoving matches?Martin Ashwood-Smith and Joe Krozel
Sat Dec 21, 201314DBig sport overseas?Todd Gross and David Steinberg
Sun Sep 9, 201278ARing toss activity?Kevin G. Der
Mon Aug 20, 201255DKind of wrestling (4)Robert Cirillo
Fri Jul 20, 20122DRikishi's specialtyMartin Ashwood-Smith
Fri Nov 19, 201046AHeavyweights face off in itVictor Fleming
Sat Sep 4, 201034APopular spectator sport that's not in the OlympicsMark Diehl
Fri Jun 4, 201034AMawashi wearer's activityMartin Ashwood-Smith
Sun Sep 20, 200972DSport of a rikishiMichael Ashley
Mon Mar 23, 200919AJapanese wrestling (8)Randy Sowell
Sun Dec 7, 200819AContact sport with a purification ritualJim Page
Sun Oct 5, 200812DSport for rikishi (2)Byron Walden
Sat Oct 27, 200755AHeavyweights compete in itBrendan Emmett Quigley
Mon Sep 24, 200738ASport with beefy grapplersFred Piscop
Mon Nov 6, 200649AJapanese wrestling (8)Christina Houlihan Kelly
Fri Oct 14, 200557ARing sport (4)Michael Shteyman
Wed Sep 28, 200555DRing contestRandall J. Hartman
Mon Jul 4, 200552AJapanese wrestling (8)Nancy Salomon
Tue Jul 13, 20044DClash of heavyweights (2)Kevan Choset
Mon Nov 12, 200157DJapanese wrestling (8)Janice M. Putney
Sun Sep 2, 200128DSport in which athletes crouchManny Nosowsky
Sun May 20, 2001112DRing sport (4)Alan Arbesfeld
Mon Jul 10, 200030AKind of wrestling (4)Gene Newman
Mon Mar 27, 200019AKind of wrestling (4)Dave and Diane Epperson
Thu Dec 23, 19995DClash of heavyweights (2)Joe DiPietro
Mon Oct 4, 19991DKind of wrestling (4)Joey Crumley
Mon Jul 12, 199928DWrestling styleCarol R. Blumenstein
Sun Apr 25, 199955ASquatter?Joe DiPietro
Sun Dec 13, 199897DJapanese sportRichard Silvestri
Tue Dec 1, 199831DJapanese wrestling (8)Stephanie Spadaccini
Mon Oct 19, 199820AJapanese wrestling (8)Stephanie Spadaccini
Sat Jan 24, 199846AShoving match?Randolph Ross
Mon Oct 6, 199750DJapanese wrestling (8)Barbara Campitelli
Sat Aug 2, 199733DCeremonial sportEd Early
Sun Jun 1, 199759DRing sport (4)Randolph Ross
Fri Nov 22, 199616ASport for heavyweights (2)A. K. Justin
Mon Dec 25, 199519AJapanese wrestling (8)Sidney L. Robbins
Fri Sep 29, 199524DSport in a ring (2)Manny Nosowsky
Sun Jun 4, 19957DJapanese entertainmentBryant White
Wed May 3, 199550DKind of wrestlerChuck Deodene
Tue Sep 20, 199462DOriental combatChristopher Page
Mon Aug 22, 19948DCertain wrestlerSidney L. Robbins

2 results for SUMO from Variety puzzles.

DateTypeGridClueAuthor
Aug 26, 2018cryptic27DTotal ring sport (4)Emily Cox and Henry Rathvon
Nov 2, 2008diagramless62ASport with ring tossing?Patrick Blindauer

32 results for SUMO from older pre-Shortz puzzles.

DateGridClueAuthorEditor
Wed Apr 28, 199351DJapanese wrestlingNorman S. WizerMaleska
Tue Jan 22, 199121DType of wrestlingArthur W. PalmerMaleska
Sat Jan 5, 199125AJapanese grapplingDaniel GirardiMaleska
Tue Jan 1, 199116AJapanese wrestlingFred TooleMaleska
Fri Jan 12, 199014AJapanese wrestlingErnst TheimerMaleska
Fri Jul 14, 198954DJapanese wrestlingWalter CovellMaleska
Tue Apr 25, 19891AJapanese wrestling formNancy JolineMaleska
Fri Feb 17, 198933DJapanese wrestlingArthur S. VerdescaMaleska
Fri Jul 10, 198749AWrestling in TokyoBernice GordonMaleska
Mon Dec 22, 198630DJapanese wrestling styleJames R. BurnsMaleska
Mon Apr 14, 19861AJapanese wrestlingArthur W. PalmerMaleska
Sat Feb 8, 198649AStylized wrestlingSandra BurlingameMaleska
Tue Dec 3, 198524DJapanese wrestling styleJim PageMaleska
Sun Sep 29, 198589AJapanese wrestlingBert RosenfieldMaleska
Sat Jun 8, 198541AJapanese wrestlingLarry GoldhirschMaleska
Tue Oct 18, 198336AJapanese wrestlingHarold B. CountsMaleska
Wed Jul 20, 198354DJapanese form of wrestlingEugene T. MaleskaMaleska
Sun Jun 19, 198397DForm of wrestlingArnold MossMaleska
Sun May 16, 19827AJapanese wrestlingA. J. SantoraMaleska
Sat Oct 10, 198124DWrestling, in TokyoTap OsbornMaleska
Wed Jun 27, 197915ATrans-Pacific wrestlingHenry HookMaleska
Mon Jan 15, 197952DJapanese wrestlingJay LivingstonMaleska
Thu Jan 11, 197929DWrestling, in TokyoRaymond F. EisnerMaleska
Thu Oct 20, 197750DJapanese wrestlingHenry HookMaleska
Sun Apr 4, 1976123AJapanese wrestlingJ. A. FelkerWeng
Sat Aug 30, 197559ATokyo wrestlingTap OsbornWeng
Mon Feb 3, 197545AJapanese wrestlingEvelyn B. RosenthalWeng
Sun Aug 26, 1973106ATokyo sportMaura B. JacobsonWeng
Sun Feb 20, 197275AJapanese wrestlingElizabeth A. YaroWeng
Sat Jun 26, 197138AJapanese wrestlingMel TaubWeng
Sun Jun 23, 196844AForm of Japanese wrestling.Bert BeamanFarrar
Fri Jul 9, 196543AJapanese wrestling.UnknownFarrar