Sumo records
(Updated to include Kyushu 2013)

1. Rikishi with the most Yusho (Makuuchi Tournament wins)

* = includes unofficial Yusho (before 1909)
# = rikishi still active
Nr
Shikona
Yusho
First
Yusho
Last
Yusho
Cons.
Yusho
Zensho
Yusho
Highest Rank
1
Taiho
32
1960/11
1971/1
6
8
Yokozuna
2
Chiyonofuji
31
1981/1
1990/11
4
7
Yokozuna
3
Raiden *
28
1790/11
1810/10
9
7
Ozeki
4
Hakuho # 27 2006/5 2013/9 6 10
Yokozuna
5
Asashoryu 25 2002/11 2010/1 7 5 Yokozuna
6
Kitanoumi
24
1974/1
1984/5
5
7
Yokozuna
7
Takanohana-II
22
1992/1
2001/5
4
4
Yokozuna
8
Tanikaze *
21
1772/11
1793/3
4
4
Yokozuna
9 Kashiwado *
16
1812/11
1822/10
2
0
Ozeki
10
Wajima
14
1972/5
1980/11
2
3
Yokozuna
11
Futabayama
12
1936/5
1943/5
5
3
Yokozuna
11
Musashimaru
12
1994/7
2002/9
2
1
Yokozuna
13
Tachiyama * 11 1904/5 1916/5 5 5 Yokozuna
13
Akebono
11
1992/5
2000/11 3
0
Yokozuna
13 Inazuma * 10 1824/10 1837/1 3 1 Yokozuna
16
Tsunenohana 10 1921/5 1930/3 3 2 Yokozuna
16
Tochinishiki
10
1952/9
1960/1
2
1
Yokozuna
16 Wakanohana-I 10 1956/5 1960/9 2 1 Yokozuna
16
Kitanofuji
10
1966/3
1973/7
2
3
Yokozuna
20
Tochigiyama
9
1917/5
1925/1
5
2
Yokozuna
20
Tamanishiki
9
1929/1
1936/1
3
1
Yokozuna
20
Hitachiyama *
9
1899/1
1910/1
3
3
Yokozuna
20
Umegatani-I *
9
1874/12
1884/1
3
2
Yokozuna
# = Active rikishi
--Harumafuji #6
2009/52013/112
3
Yokozuna
--
Wakanohana-III
5 1993/3
1998/5
1
0
Yokozuna
-- Kotooshu # 1 2008/5 2008/5 1 0 Ozeki
--Baruto
12012/12012/110Ozeki
--Kyokutenho #12012/52012/510Sekiwake

2. Rikishi with the most consecutive wins
# = rikishi still active
Nr
Shikona
Cons.
Wins
Highest
Rank
1st win of streak
(year/basho/day)
Last win of streak
(year/basho/day)
Defeated by
1
Futabayama
69
Yokozuna
1936/1/7
1939/1/3
Akinoumi
2
Tanikaze
63
Yokozuna
1778/10/1
1782/2/6
Onagawa
2Hakuho #63Yokozuna2010/1/142010/11/1Kisenosato
4
Umegatani-I
58
Yokozuna
1876/4/1
1881/1/8
Wakashima
5
Tachiyama
56
Yokozuna
1912/19
1916/5/7
Tochigiyama
6
Chiyonofuji
53
Yokozuna
1988/5/7
1988/11/14
Onokuni
7
Taiho
45
Yokozuna
1968/9/2
1969/3/1
Toda
8
Raiden Tameemon
44
Ozeki
around 1800
?
?
9
Raiden Shinemon
43
Ozeki
around 1870
?
?
9
Hakuho # 43
Yokozuna 2013/3/1 2013/7/13 Kisenosato
11
Konishiki-I
39
Yokozuna
1888/5/1
1891/1/9
Shitenryu
12
Asashoryu
35
Yokozuna
2004/1/1 2004/5/5
Hokutoriki
13
Inazuma
33
Yokozuna
1831/11/1
1835/10/3
Waniishi
14
Onogawa
32
Yokozuna
1789/11/3
1790/11/7
Tanikaze
14
Hitachiyama
32
Yokozuna
1904/1/7
1907/5/5
Tachiyama
14
Haguroyama
32
Yokozuna
1945/6/6
1947/6/7
Maedayama
14
Kitanoumi
32
Yokozuna
1979/1/8
1979/5/9
Mienoumi
14 Hakuho 32 Yokozuna 2009/1/11 2009/5/13 Kotooshu
14
Harumafuji
32
Yokozuna 2012/5/15
2012/11/1
Tochiozan
19
Hidenoyama
30
Yokozuna
1838/2/1
1840/2/6
Inagawa
19
Takanohana-II
30
Yokozuna
1994/9/1
1994/11/15
Musoyama
21
Tochigiyama
29
Yokozuna
1917/1/8
1918/1/7
Asashio-II


3. Rikishi with the most career wins
(750 wins or more)
# = rikishi still active
Nr
Shikona
Wins
Debut
Retired
Highest Rank
1Kaio10471988/32011/7Ozeki
2
Chiyonofuji
1045
1970/9
1991/5
Yokozuna
3
Oshio
964
1919/1 1941/5
Sekiwake
4
Kitanoumi
951
1967/1
1985/1
Yokozuna
5
Taiho
872
1956/9
1971/5
Yokozuna
6
Kyokutenho # 863 1992/3 n/a Sekiwake
7
Terao
860
1979/7
2002/9
Sekiwake
8
Wakanosato # 851 1992/3 n/a Sekiwake
9
Akinoshima
822
1982/3
2003/5
Sekiwake
10
Takamiyama
812
1964/3
1984/5
Sekiwake
11
Mitoizumi
807
1978/3
2000/9
Sekiwake
12 Hakuho # 799 2001/3 n/a Yokozuna
13 Takanohana-II
794
1988/3
2003/1
Yokozuna
14 Aobajo
789
1964/3
1986/7
Sekiwake
15 Fujizakura
788
1963/3
1985/3
Sekiwake
16 Kitanofuji
786
1957/1
1974/7
Yokozuna
17
Kotonowaka 785 1984/5 2005/11 Sekiwake
18
Musashimaru 779 1989/9 2003/11 Yokozuna
19
Takanonami 777 1987/3 2004/5 Ozeki
20
Kirinji
773
1967/5
1988/9
Sekiwake
21
Chiyotaikai 771 1992/11 2010/1 Ozeki
22
Kurama
765
1968/9
1989/9
Sekiwake
23
Takatoriki
754
1983/3
2002/9
Sekiwake
23
Kirishima
754
1975/3
1996/3
Ozeki
25
Ozutsu
753
1971/5
1992/5
Sekiwake
26
Kotoinazuma
752
1978/3
1999/7
Komusubi
27
Onishiki
750
1968/5
1988/1
Komusubi
Other rikishi
---Tosanoumi7321994/32011/1Sekiwake
---
Aminishiki #
685
1997/1
n/a Sekiwake
--- Asashoryu 669 1999/1 2010/1 Yokozuna
---Tochinonada6691996/12012/1Sekiwake
---Miyabiyama
6541998/72013/3
Ozeki
---
Wakanoyama
629
1988/3
2005/7
Komusubi
---
Harumafuji # 620
2001/1 n/a Yokozuna
--- Dejima 595 1996/3 2009/7 Ozeki
--
Wakanohana-III
573
1988/3
2000/3
Yokozuna
---Kotomitsuki5711999/32010/5Ozeki
---
Kisenosato # 561 2002/3 n/a Ozeki
--- Tochiazuma 560 1994/11 2007/3 Ozeki
---
Musoyama
554
1993/1
2004/11
Ozeki
---
Kotoshogiku # 530
2002/1 n/a Ozeki
--- Kotooshu # 528
2002/11 n/a Ozeki
---Kakuryu #4912001/11n/aOzeki
--- Baruto # 431 2004/5 2013/9
Ozeki

4. Rikishi with the most wins in Makuuchi
(500 wins or more)
# = rikishi still active
Nr
Shikona
Wins
Makuuchi
Debut
Retired
Highest Rank
1 Kaio 879 1993/5 2011/7 Ozeki
2
Chiyonofuji
807
1975/9
1991/5
Yokozuna
3
Kitanoumi
804
1972/1
1985/1
Yokozuna
4
Taiho
746
1960/1
1971/5
Yokozuna
5
Musashimaru
706
1991/11
2003/11
Yokozuna
6 Hakuho # 705 2004/5 n/a Yokozuna
7 Takanohana-II
701
1990/5
2003/1
Yokozuna
8
Takamiyama
683
1968/1
1984/5
Sekiwake
9
Konishiki
649
1984/7
1997/11
Ozeki
10
Akinoshima
647
1988/3
2003/5
Sekiwake
10
Takanonami
647 1991/11 2004/5
Ozeki
12
Kyokutenho # 633 1998/1 n/a Sekiwake
13 Terao
626
1985/3
2002/9
Sekiwake
14
Wajima
620
1971/1
1981/3
Yokozuna
15
Kotonowaka 609
1990/11 2005/11 Sekiwake
16
Wakanosato # 608
1998/5 n/a Sekiwake
17
Kashiwado
599
1958/9
1969/7
Yokozuna
17
Miyabiyama
599 1999/3 2013/3
Ozeki
19 Chiyotaikai 597 1997/9 2010/1 Ozeki
20
Asashoryu 596 2001/1 2010/1 Yokozuna
21
Kitanofuji
592
1964/1
1974/7
Yokozuna
22
Kirinji
580
1974/9
1988/9
Sekiwake
23
Takanohana-I
578
1968/11
1981/1
Ozeki
24 Tosanoumi 569 1995/7 2011/1 Sekiwake
25
Akebono
566
1990/9
2001/1
Yokozuna
26
Aminishiki #
564
2000/7
n/a Sekiwake
27Tochinonada5561997/52012/1Sekiwake
29
Kotozakura
553
1963/3
1974/7
Yokozuna
29
Tsurugamine
550
1953/3
1967/7
Sekiwake
30
Wakanohana-I
546
1950/01
1962/5
Yokozuna
30
Dejima 546 1997/3 2009/7 Ozeki
32
Mienoumi
543
1969/9
1980/11
Yokozuna
33
Dewanishiki
542
1947/11
1964/9
Sekiwake
34
Ozutsu
533
1979/3
1992/5
Sekiwake
35
Asashio-V
531
1978/11
1989/3
Ozeki
36
Mitoizumi
530
1984/9
2000/9
Sekiwake
37
Tochinowaka 525 1987/1 1999/7 Sekiwake
38
Hasegawa 523 1965/1 1976/5 Sekiwake
39
Musoyama
520 1993/9 2004/11
Ozeki
40
Kirishima
518
1984/7
1996/3
Ozeki
41
Tochinishiki
513
1947/6
1960/5
Yokozuna
41
Hokutenyu
513
1980/11
1990/9
Ozeki
43 Wakanohana-II
512
1973/11
1983/1
Yokozuna
44 Kurohimeyama
510
1969/7
1982/1
Sekiwake
45 Kiyokuni
506
1963/11
1974/1
Ozeki
45 Kotonishiki
506 1989/5
2000/9
Sekiwake
47
Harumafuji # 505
2004/11 n/a Yokozuna
47
Takatoriki
505
1990/9
2002/9
Sekiwake
49
Fujizakura
502
1971/9
1985/3
Sekiwake
Other (mostly active) rikishi
---Kotomitsuki4922000/52010/5Ozeki
--
Wakanohana-III
487
1990/9
2000/3
Yokozuna
--- Tochiazuma 483 1996/11 2007/3 Ozeki
---
Kisenosato # 475 2004/11 n/a Ozeki
--- Kotooshu # 457 2004/9 n/a Ozeki
---Kotoshogiku #421
2005/1n/aOzeki
---
Kakuryu # 351 2006/11 n/a Ozeki
--- Baruto # 330
2006/5 2013/9
Ozeki