Natsu Basho finished sensationally. The 8th maegashira Asanoyama won Emperor’s Cup.
The 15th day of the tournament turned out to be unsuccessful for Tochinoshin. He lost to Takayasu.
Tochinoshin competed in the tournament as sekiwake. However, he earned 10 wins and gained the title of ozeki. The Georgian is the eldest participant (31 years old) who gained the title of ozeki.
Teimuraz Jugeli defeated Daiamami and strengthened his positive balance.