Kanamori Tsuyoshi
Japanese Name 金盛 剛
Rōmaji Name Kanamori Tsuyoshi
Birthday May 31st
Gender Male
Height 189cm
Weight 138kg
Hair Color Grey
Eye Color Black
Occupation Student
Affiliation Eigadai University
Ishigami High School (formerly)
Manga Debut Chapter 2
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"Hercules" Kanamori Tsuyoshi (金盛 剛, Kanamori Tsuyoshi) is a third year student at Ishigami High School and the captain of its sumo club.






District Preliminary arc

Reprimandeding Sada Mizuki for attempting to skip practice, Sada complains that's why nobody wants to join the sumo club. Until Sada points out the arrival of the two guests. When they mention they've arrived from Oodachi High School to join their practice. Kanamori refuses, telling them to go back. When the shorter guest mentions their aim is to be Japan's strongest. Annoyed, Kanamori accepts them. Begining the training, he calls for Shiko to be done 300 times. Noticing one of the guests struggling to keep up. Proceeding to mock him, he becomes stunned seeing the other guest still continuing the training. When Sada asks for his name, he reveals he's Ushio Hinomaru, which suprises everyone in room including Kanamori. Procceding to mock his height, he's challenged to match by Ushio vowing to quit Sumo if he loses.[1]

Annoyed, Kanamori asks Ushio if he's kidding him. Intrupting, Sada questions what their talking about, and asks Ushio to fight him first. Kanamori grabs Sada by back of his lioncloth and throws him across the room. He asks him not to get in his way, as Ushio said he wanted to fight against him. Telling Ushio this is his last sumo match, he kneels down and mocks his passion for sumo and he will perform the last rituals for his funeral. When Ushio stands up and gives him a warning, Kanamori questions what he's scheming. As they both prepare to start the match, Ushio starts by charging at Kanamori. Stopping the charge he praises his move. With them a cross grip. Kanamori begins pushing Ushio to the side of the ring until his legs suddenly stop. Ushio tells him it'a head to head match and power duel. Suddenly lifted by Ushio, he begins to paniac. Placed on the ground, Ushio reveals his stacked up years worth of training and begins pushing him out of Dohyo. Annoyed, Kanamori tells Ushio not to underestimate him, grabs ahold of him and prepares a left arm overarm throw. Suddenly Ushio counters with a throw and wins the match, with Kanomori lying on the floor.[2]

Major Battles


  • His blood type is A.


  1. Hinomaru Zumō Manga: Chapter 2
  2. Hinomaru Zumō Manga: Chapter 2
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