Natori Won't Sponsor Nagoya Sumo Tournament Because of Gambling Scandal

Natori Co., a Japanese foodmaker, said it won’t sponsor next month’s sumo tournament in Nagoya because of a gambling problem among some wrestlers and sumo association members.

The Tokyo-based company made the announcement on a statement on its website.

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