Sporting Digest: Sumo

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WORLD CHAMPIONSHIPS (Tokyo) Team: First round pool: GB beat Canada 2-1, lost to South Korea 2-1, bt Taiwan 2-1. Second round: GB lost to Switzerland 2-1. Final: Japan bt USA 3-0. 3rd: Russia, Mongolia. Individual: Middleweight (under 115 kg): First round: S Smith (GB) bt Kim Yang Su (S Kor). Second round: Smith lost to Kiku (Jap). Final: Kiku bt Kosaihi Ra (Bra). Heavyweight (over 115 k8): First round: B Etherington (GB) lost to F Craig (NZ). Final: Tsuruga (Jap) bt Buiyasaihan (Mongolia). Open: First round: S Pateman (GB) bt G Kingu Gakure (Ken). Second round: Patenan lost to Yusu (Japan). Final: Yusu bt Batoeruden (Mon).