>when was last time a Japanese was top 3 alltime?
>(besides Takahashi) not since the 1930s or
>40s?(vault, LJ, or TJ?) Last I checked,
>Murofushi weighs 196 lb.
Kazuhiro Mizoguchi was no. 2 on the world all-time list in JT with his 87.60 from 1989. At the time, he was just 6 cm away from the world record, too !