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First Egyptian sumo wrestler soars to top flight

First Egyptian sumo wrestler soars to top flight

Egyptian sumo wrestler Abdelrahman Ahmed Shaalan (right) pushes Oniarashi out of the ring during the 15-day Nagoya Grand Sumo Tournament in Nagoya in Aichi prefecture, central Japan on July 7, 2013 (Jiji Press/AFP/File)

Egyptian sumo wrestler Abdelrahman Ahmed Shaalan (right) pushes Oniarashi out of the ring during the 15-day Nagoya Grand Sumo Tournament in Nagoya in Aichi prefecture, central Japan on July 7, 2013 (Jiji Press/AFP/File)

AFP — The first professional sumo wrestler …