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Trout has career night as Angels beat Yankees

Sat, 05/26/2018 - 23:51
Saturday night, center stage, under the Yankee Stadium spotlight. And the best player in baseball put on quite a show.Mike Trout homered and doubled three ...

Cubs place Yu Darvish on DL

Sat, 05/26/2018 - 23:31
Just when it looked as though Yu Darvish might be rounding back into form, the Cubs right-hander suffered another setback.Chicago manager Joe Maddon hopes it ...

Fulham secures Premier League return with playoff final win over Aston Villa

Sat, 05/26/2018 - 23:12
Fulham secured a return to the Premier League after four years away and a windfall of at least $210 million by beating Aston Villa 1-0 ...

Klay Thompson catches fire to lead Warriors past Rockets in Game 6

Sat, 05/26/2018 - 23:11
An awful start followed by three quarters of utter dominance, spot-on shot-making and beautiful defense — even against one of the game’s greatest and hardest ...

Nasa Hataoka falls five shots off pace after losing grip on lead

Sat, 05/26/2018 - 21:54
Nasa Hataoka surrendered the lead after carding a 2-over-par 74 to drop five shots off the pace after the third round of the LPGA Volvik ...

Real Madrid captures third straight Champions League title with help from Gareth Bale’s scintillating strike

Sat, 05/26/2018 - 19:10
With his back to goal but eyes on the incoming cross, Gareth Bale connected with the ball while leaping in the air and sent a ...

Japan wins badminton’s Uber Cup for first time in 37 years

Sat, 05/26/2018 - 04:13
Top-seeded Japan beat host Thailand in Saturday’s final to capture its first Uber Cup women’s team badminton championship since 1981.The Thais were surprise finalists after ...

Matt Dominguez does it again to lift Marines over Buffaloes

Sat, 05/26/2018 - 04:06
For the second time in three days, Matt Dominguez powered Chiba Lotte to a come-from-behind win as the Marines beat the Orix Buffaloes 6-3 on ...

Akita group gives puppy to Olympic champion skater Alina Zagitova

Sat, 05/26/2018 - 03:49
Russian Olympic figure skating champion Alina Zagitova received an Akita puppy Saturday from a group preserving the Japanese dog breed at a presentation ceremony in ...

Ex-players troubled by Nihon University’s handling of scandal

Sat, 05/26/2018 - 03:37
The ongoing scandal surrounding the Nihon University football team has embarrassed many of its present and former players.The Japan Times reached out to a couple ...

Kakuryu beats Tochinoshin to take lead at Summer Basho

Sat, 05/26/2018 - 02:56
Yokozuna Kakuryu defeated ozeki Tochinoshin and took the sole lead with one day remaining in the Summer Grand Sumo Tournament on Saturday.Kakuryu (13-1) is now ...

Kwansei Gakuin unmoved by Nihon Univ. apology

Sat, 05/26/2018 - 02:52
The Kwansei Gakuin University football team believes the dirty tackle at the heart of an ongoing scandal was ordered by Nihon University’s coaches, and has ...

Ohtani hitless in loss to Yanks

Sat, 05/26/2018 - 02:40
Rookie sensation Shohei Ohtani went hitless in three at-bats as the Los Angeles Angels were defeated 2-1 by the New York Yankees on Friday.The 23-year-old ...

Hataoka holds one-shot lead after second round

Sat, 05/26/2018 - 02:39
After losing in a playoff last weekend, Nasa Hataoka is making another bid for her first LPGA Tour win.Hataoka shot a 4-under 68 on Friday, ...

LeBron pushes Cavs to Game 7

Sat, 05/26/2018 - 02:36
LeBron James chose Boston as the place he’ll play next.Game 7 is on. And any talk about James’ future is on hold. Delivering another performance ...

Alvark capture B. League title

Sat, 05/26/2018 - 01:58
Championships are won with well-orchestrated teamwork.The Alvark Tokyo did just that and played a polished, patient but aggressive game on Saturday. They showcased flashy plays ...

Japanese men beat Denmark to reach Thomas Cup final

Fri, 05/25/2018 - 23:16
Japan’s men reached the Thomas Cup badminton tournament final on Friday with a hard-fought 3-2 win over defending champions Denmark.Kento Momota opened Japan’s campaign with ...

Vissel fans welcome Andres Iniesta to Kobe

Fri, 05/25/2018 - 22:54
J. League side Vissel Kobe welcomed marquee signing Andres Iniesta in a ceremony at the club’s home ground on Saturday.The Barcelona legend delighted more than ...

Tigers’ Yoshio Itoi slugs solo homer in fifth inning for game’s only run

Fri, 05/25/2018 - 07:17
Yoshio Itoi made Giants ace Tomoyuki Sugano pay for his biggest mistake, homering in the fifth inning to power the Hanshin Tigers to a 1-0 ...

Naoya Inoue dethrones WBA bantamweight champ Jamie McDonnell via first-round TKO

Fri, 05/25/2018 - 06:49
“Monster” put up a monstrous performance against someone he described as the toughest opponent of his career.Naoya Inoue dominated in the ring from the opening ...

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