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Ryota Murata outmatched by Rob Brant for WBA middleweight title

Sun, 10/21/2018 - 04:59
Ryota Murata failed to defend his WBA middleweight world title on Saturday, losing to mandatory challenger Rob Brant of the United States by unanimous decision.In ...

Rockets spoil James’ home debut in fight-marred game

Sun, 10/21/2018 - 04:53
LeBron James’ home debut with the Los Angeles Lakers ended on a sour note Saturday as the Houston Rockets seized control late for a 124-115 ...

Lions ace Yusei Kikuchi to consider future as club gives green light to posting

Sun, 10/21/2018 - 04:13
The Seibu Lions lost to the Fukuoka SoftBank Hawks in Game 5 of the Pacific League Climax Series on Sunday afternoon at MetLife Dome.The result ...

Dodgers defend NL crown as Red Sox await in World Series

Sun, 10/21/2018 - 04:06
Yasiel Puig and Cody Bellinger flexed their muscles. Chris Taylor flashed some leather.Then the Los Angeles Dodgers got a lift from ace Clayton Kershaw out ...

Barcelona back in lead but loses Lionel Messi to injury

Sun, 10/21/2018 - 04:03
Lionel Messi is expected to be out for three weeks with a fractured right arm, but his last pre-injury contribution was to help send Barcelona ...

Marc Marquez clinches fifth MotoGP title in Japan

Sun, 10/21/2018 - 04:02
Spain’s Marc Marquez wrapped up his third straight MotoGP championship with a victory at the Japanese Grand Prix on Sunday after title rival Andrea Dovizioso ...

Fierement wins Kikka-sho by nose

Sun, 10/21/2018 - 02:43
Fierement beat second-favorite Etario in a photo finish Sunday at the Kikka-sho, the final leg of the Japanese triple crown.Fierement, the seventh favorite, held steady ...

Chen easily wins men’s title at Skate America

Sun, 10/21/2018 - 01:58
Satoko Miyahara and Kaori Sakamoto finished first and second, respectively, on Saturday in the women’s short program at Skate America, the first event of the ...

Hawks repeat PL dominance, defeat Lions to reach Japan Series

Sun, 10/21/2018 - 00:53
The 2018 NPB season didn’t quite go the way the Fukuoka SoftBank Hawks had planned. Even so, they’re going to end it right where they ...

Title-chasing Frontale overcome two-goal deficit in wild win over Vissel

Sat, 10/20/2018 - 06:32
There is a well-worn tradition in the J. League of championship contenders making their title run much more difficult than it needs to be.Kawasaki Frontale ...

Northern Happinets earn dramatic victory over Rizing Zephyr

Sat, 10/20/2018 - 06:25
The level of drama in some games pales in comparison to what occurs in other contests.Meanwhile, the Akita Northern Happinets made sure that their fans ...

Keisuke Honda scores in A-League debut

Sat, 10/20/2018 - 05:48
Melbourne Victory newcomer Keisuke Honda scored a memorable goal in his A-League debut, but his team fell 2-1 to local rival Melbourne City in their ...

Hawks pound Lions in Game 4

Sat, 10/20/2018 - 03:57
The Fukuoka SoftBank Hawks moved to within one win of the Japan Series on Saturday when they whipped the Seibu Lions 8-2 in Game 4 ...

Kawhi Leonard scores 31 points to lead Raptors past Celtics

Sat, 10/20/2018 - 03:11
Kawhi Leonard isn’t quite back up to speed after missing most of last season.That’s just fine with the Toronto Raptors. They are plenty happy with ...

NTT Communications snatches final playoff spot

Sat, 10/20/2018 - 02:56
The NTT Communications Shining Arcs survived some nerve-racking moments Saturday to grab the eighth and final spot in the playoffs to determine the Japan Rugby ...

Andrea Dovizioso grabs pole position for Motul Grand Prix of Japan

Sat, 10/20/2018 - 02:38
Ducati’s Andrea Dovizioso kept his fading MotoGP title hopes alive Saturday by snatching pole for the Motul Grand Prix of Japan in a frantic late ...

Nathan Chen takes big lead at Skate America

Sat, 10/20/2018 - 02:32
Defending champ Nathan Chen, who is back competing for the first time since being crowned world champion, seized the early lead after the men’s short ...

Veteran star Kosuke Kanamaru adjusting to bigger role with SeaHorses

Sat, 10/20/2018 - 02:29
What a difference a year makes for the SeaHorses Mikawa.Actually, it kind of makes sense because of the departure of some of their core players ...

Lions reliever Deunte Heath grateful to be back in NPB

Sat, 10/20/2018 - 02:28
NPB PlayoffsJason Coskrey Deunte Heath followed a long and winding path to reach the final stage of the Pacific League Climax Series with the Seibu ...

Brewers beat Dodgers to force Game 7

Sat, 10/20/2018 - 01:17
Ryan Braun slid across home plate and raised his arms in sheer joy.A big lead, a bruising bullpen and a boisterous crowd have the Milwaukee ...

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