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Thursday, Oct. 4, 2007

Wakanohana, wife divorce

Kyodo News

Former yokozuna Wakanohana and his wife Mieko said Wednesday they have divorced after a 13-year marriage. The 36-year-old Wakanohana, whose real name is Masaru Hanada, and his 38-year-old wife said in a joint statement that they filed a divorce Tuesday after lengthy one-on-one talks. They also said they are grateful for their 13-year marriage, which made them the parents of four children.



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