Japan Sumo Association to consider opinions on female ban

(Kyodo News via AP) Amid worldwide attention, the head of the Japan Sumo Association apologized, saying the official at the Kyoto event made an “inappropriate response.” The sumo ring, or dohyo, is considered sacred in the male-only sport. Women are banned …
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