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B. League may need to review early entry system after injuries to young players

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B. League officials may be forced to re-evaluate the process in the wake of significant injuries suffered by some players this year.

Hakuho Cup may allow Hakuho to leave indelible mark on sumo from outside ring

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With the release of the banzuke (rankings) for the upcoming spring meet, yokozuna Hakuho becomes just the second man in sumo history to reach 100 ...

Zlatan Ibrahimovic stands by LeBron James comments

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The former LA Galaxy striker said in an interview last week that athletes shouldn't get involved in political matters

Yokozuna Kakuryu plans to compete this month after missing three straight tournaments

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Yokozuna Kakuryu, a six-time Emperor's Cup winner whose career is on the line after withdrawing from four straight tournaments, said Wednesday he will compete in ...

Kimia Alizadeh, Iran’s only female Olympic medalist, hopes to compete as refugee in Tokyo

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Iranian female Olympic medal winner Kimia Alizadeh has been granted refugee status in Germany and aims to compete as part the Olympic Refugee Team under ...

Women’s Rugby World Cup likely to be postponed until 2022 due to COVID-19

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This year's women's Rugby World Cup in New Zealand is set to be pushed back until next year after the sport's global governing body said ...

Ole Gunnar Solskjaer says Manchester United has to be responsible with money

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Ole Gunnar Solskjaer says Manchester United has to focus on realistic and responsible business as it targets improvements during the coronavirus pandemic.Next Monday marks a ...

Pele hails ‘unforgettable’ day after getting COVID-19 vaccine

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Brazilian soccer great Pele, 80, received a COVID-19 vaccine Tuesday, a moment he described as "unforgettable" while urging people not to let their guard down ...

Andy Murray approaching each match as if career hangs in balance

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Andy Murray feels like he's playing for his career every time he takes the court after recent losses to lowly ranked opponents, but the injury-ravaged ...

Taku Lee poised to end long wait for Japan’s first NFL player

Tue, 03/02/2021 - 10:15
The Obic running back and 2020 X League MVP, who is currently taking part in an NFL program for potential international talent in Florida, is ...

Guinness recognizes Yuki Kawauchi for 100th sub-2:20 marathon

Tue, 03/02/2021 - 09:58
The former "citizen runner," who gained international attention after winning the 2018 Boston Marathon, hit the triple-digit mark last December at the Hofu Marathon in ...

NFL International executive sees widening path for Japanese players

Tue, 03/02/2021 - 07:39
Globalization is a key component of professional sports leagues around the world and the National Football League is no exception, despite its reputation as a ...

Shocked Jiangsu fans hope for takeover after axe falls on club

Tue, 03/02/2021 - 07:37
Stunned Jiangsu FC fans are holding out hope that new backers will come to the rescue of the Chinese Super League champion after the club ...

Kei Nishikori wins first ATP match in five months in Rotterdam

Tue, 03/02/2021 - 06:50
Kei Nishikori won his first ATP Tour match in five months on Monday, beating seventh-seeded Felix Auger-Aliassime of Canada 7-6 (7-4), 6-1 in the first ...

Shohei Ohtani gets two hits in Angels’ spring training home opener

Tue, 03/02/2021 - 06:36
The 26-year-old is expected to return to his role as a two-way player for the 2021 season.

Top sports court cancels Iranian judo federation’s suspension

Tue, 03/02/2021 - 04:24
The Court of Arbitration for Sport on Monday canceled the suspension of the Iranian judo federation, imposed after it ordered judoka Saeid Mollaei not to ...

Aaron Smith commits to All Blacks through 2023 Rugby World Cup

Tue, 03/02/2021 - 04:13
All Blacks halfback Aaron Smith has re-signed with New Zealand Rugby through to the 2023 World Cup in France.Smith, the most-capped New Zealand scrumhalf of ...

Japan and Argentina U-24s to play pair of friendlies in late March

Tue, 03/02/2021 - 04:10
Japan's prospective Olympic men's soccer team will gear up for the Tokyo Games by hosting two friendlies against their under-24 counterparts from Argentina in late ...

Yuki Kawamura vows to use disappointing season as fuel for future success

Mon, 03/01/2021 - 12:00
The 19-year-old phenomenon remains determined to learn from players he felt bested him this year and achieve his long-standing goal of playing on the national ...

Blackhawks’ Patrick Kane scores 400th NHL goal

Mon, 03/01/2021 - 11:10
Chicago forward Patrick Kane scored his 400th NHL goal Sunday during the Blackhawks' 7-2 rout of the Detroit Red Wings, becoming the 100th player to ...