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Tiger Woods completes captivating comeback with victory at Tour Championship

4 hours 6 min ago
A comeback not even Tiger Woods saw coming a year ago.A chaotic celebration that golf hasn’t seen even in the best of times. Woods delivered ...

Juri Hara dodges bullets as Swallows keep Central League pennant race alive

16 hours 18 min ago
Juri Hara repeatedly pitched out of trouble to work five innings as the Tokyo Yakult Swallows beat the Chunichi Dragons 2-0 on Sunday to guarantee ...

Reds pummel Vissel as Andres Iniesta sits

16 hours 26 min ago
Well over 50,000 Urawa Reds fans made their way to Saitama Stadium on Sunday night to see their team take on former Barcelona legend Andres ...

Old Dominion shocks No. 13 Virginia Tech behind backup QB

17 hours 27 min ago
This was supposed to be a relatively easy road trip for Virginia Tech. Cross the state, connect with some its fans and maybe a few ...

Hakuho wins battle of yokozuna to finish Autumn Basho with 15-0 record

17 hours 56 min ago
A day after securing his record-extending 41st championship, Mongolian yokozuna Hakuho closed the Autumn Grand Sumo Tournament with a perfect 15-0 record on Sunday.By winning ...

Braves beat Phillies, capture first division title since 2013

19 hours 26 min ago
Freddie Freeman stood soaked in champagne with music blaring and his teammates jamming in celebration.This was just how the longtime star first baseman envisioned it ...

Sumo 101: Hobbies

20 hours 22 min ago
All sumo wrestlers get a week off starting the day after a tournament ends.Most head back to their hometowns for some much needed rest and ...

Rugby World Cup to get unprecedented coverage on Japanese TV

Sat, 09/22/2018 - 23:57
Rugby World Cup 2019, which kicks off in exactly one year’s time, will get unparalleled television coverage in Japan with all 48 games shown on ...

Judo: Japan’s Yoshida takes gold, Hashimoto silver at worlds

Sat, 09/22/2018 - 22:18
Tsukasa Yoshida won the women’s 57 kg division at the world championships on Saturday, while compatriot Soichi Hashimoto settled for silver in the men’s 73 ...

Matsuyama drops to 16th in third round of Tour Championship

Sat, 09/22/2018 - 21:05
Hideki Matsuyama drained an eagle effort by shooting a 1-over 71 after the third round of the Tour Championship on Saturday, opening up the gap ...

Naomi Osaka upset by Karolina Pliskova in Toray Pan Pacific Open final

Sat, 09/22/2018 - 20:20
Karolina Pliskova has accomplished what 10 others have tried and failed to do over the past month: beat Naomi Osaka.The hard-serving Czech spoiled the party ...

Kei Nishikori stunned by Bachinger in Moselle Open semifinal

Sat, 09/22/2018 - 19:59
German journeyman Matthias Bachinger stunned top-seeded Kei Nishikori by fighting back from a set down on Saturday to reach the first ATP Tour final of ...

Two-time Olympic champ Hanyu wins in return to competition

Sat, 09/22/2018 - 19:36
Two-time Olympic champion Yuzuru Hanyu made a successful return from an ankle injury that sidelined him after the Pyeongchang Games by winning the Autumn Classic ...

Unbeaten Wild Knights pounce on Jubilo

Sat, 09/22/2018 - 07:01
Panasonic Wild Knights on Saturday signaled their intentions to bring the Japan Rugby Top League trophy back to their clubhouse in Ota, Gunma Prefecture, as ...

Ryukyu delivers impressive defensive effort against Nagoya in The Terrific 12 semifinals

Sat, 09/22/2018 - 06:10
The Ryukyu Golden Kings jumped out to a big lead in the first quarter and played stellar defense against the Nagoya Diamond Dolphins throughout the ...

Reysol, Sagan play to 1-1 draw

Sat, 09/22/2018 - 05:54
Two teams arrived at Sankyo Frontier Kashiwa Stadium in desperate need of a win on Saturday afternoon, and neither found what they were looking for ...

Giants ace Tomoyuki Sugano tosses sixth shutout of season

Sat, 09/22/2018 - 04:21
Right-hander Tomoyuki Sugano pitched his sixth shutout of the season as the third-place Yomiuri Giants beat the second-place Tokyo Yakult Swallows 5-0 in the Central ...

Sumo 101: Senshuraku

Sat, 09/22/2018 - 03:26
The last day of a sumo tournament is called senshuraku and it’s packed with all kinds of ceremonies and events not seen over the preceding ...

Former wrestling official Kazuhito Sakae files defamation suit against Kaori Icho’s coach

Sat, 09/22/2018 - 03:17
Kazuhito Sakae, the prominent wrestling coach who came under fire for harassing four-time Olympic champion Kaori Icho, has filed a defamation suit against another coach ...

Hakuho wins record 41st title

Sat, 09/22/2018 - 03:01
Yokozuna Hakuho made history twice at the Autumn Grand Sumo Tournament on Saturday, claiming a record 41st Emperor’s Cup with his 1,000th victory in the ...

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