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B-Corsairs rookie forward Amanze Egekeze showing potential early in pro career

Thu, 10/18/2018 - 04:07
After the Yokohama B-Corsairs’ fifth consecutive loss to open the season on Wednesday, first-year coach Tom Wisman analyzed the revamped team’s defensive struggles and overall ...

Jaguars, Fulham owner Shahid Khan drops divisive Wembley bid

Thu, 10/18/2018 - 02:32
Wembley Stadium is staying in the hands of English soccer.American sports magnate Shad Khan abandoned a £600 million ($790 million) bid for the English Football ...

New Tigers skipper Akihiro Yano vows to build fan-pleasing ballclub

Thu, 10/18/2018 - 02:31
Akihiro Yano, the Hanshin Tigers’ new manager, said Thursday at his inaugural press conference that he will give his all to make the fans happy.“There ...

Gerard Pique says Rafael Nadal to play in new Davis Cup format

Thu, 10/18/2018 - 02:30
Gerard Pique is not worried about the possible absence of some top players in the revamped Davis Cup, especially since Rafael Nadal has said he ...

Uncapped Jed Holloway, Jake Gordon named to Wallabies squad for All Blacks test in Yokohama

Thu, 10/18/2018 - 02:30
Australia coach Michael Cheika has included New South Wales Waratahs lock Jed Holloway among three uncapped players in a 31-man squad released on Thursday for ...

Hamilton set to join exclusive club of five-time F1 champs

Thu, 10/18/2018 - 02:28
Lewis Hamilton stands on the verge of history this week. The British star needs to outscore rival Sebastian Vettel by eight points at the United ...

Kawhi Leonard makes successful start with Raptors

Thu, 10/18/2018 - 02:28
Kawhi Leonard helped the Toronto Raptors extend their success in season-opening games.Leonard had 24 points and 12 rebounds in his Toronto debut, Kyle Lowry scored ...

Keisuke Honda eager for first season in Australia to finally kick off

Thu, 10/18/2018 - 02:26
Former Japan midfielder Keisuke Honda is itching to kick off his Australian adventure with Melbourne Victory on Saturday after a long wait through the A-League’s ...

Rick van den Hurk continues winning ways for Hawks

Thu, 10/18/2018 - 02:26
Rick van den Hurk just knows how to win under the bright lights.The Fukuoka SoftBank Hawks’ Dutch right-hander proved it again on Wednesday night at ...

Caster Semenya gains fans amid IAAF battle

Thu, 10/18/2018 - 01:13
South African track star Caster Semenya can add LeBron James to her list of admirers ahead of a showdown with the international track and field ...

Hajime Moriyasu praises Japan’s cohesiveness in matches

Wed, 10/17/2018 - 22:56
Following Japan’s impressive 4-3 friendly win over Uruguay, manager Hajime Moriyasu on Wednesday lauded his new-look side for its seamless integration of overlapping generations of ...

Kershaw delivers in Game 5 victory

Wed, 10/17/2018 - 22:42
Clayton Kershaw bounced back from one of his worst postseason starts with one of his best, pitching the Los Angeles Dodgers past the Milwaukee Brewers ...

Hawks again get best of Yusei Kikuchi, dominate Lions to even PL Climax Series

Wed, 10/17/2018 - 06:37
It took 18 games and 13 losing decisions for Yusei Kikuchi to finally pick up a win against the Fukuoka SoftBank Hawks.The Hawks only needed ...

Grouses pull away late to keep B-Corsairs winless

Wed, 10/17/2018 - 05:51
The Yokohama B-Corsairs entered Wednesday’s game seeking their first victory of the young season.The Toyama Grouses wanted to end a two-game slide. Only one team ...

Barcelona announce 2019 summer tour to Asia

Wed, 10/17/2018 - 05:09
Barcelona plan to visit China and Japan as part of a pre-season tour to Asia next summer, the club announced on Tuesday.After consecutive years travelling ...

Seven NFL clubs get concussion ‘targeted intervention’: reports

Wed, 10/17/2018 - 05:07
Seven NFL teams received an off-season “targeted intervention” for higher than normal practice concussion rates, league medical executives said Tuesday, according to multiple reports.At league ...

U.S. gymnastics chief quits after criticism

Wed, 10/17/2018 - 04:59
The newly appointed head of USA Gymnastics resigned just four days after being named to the job on Tuesday following stinging criticism of her appointment ...

New stars shine for Samurai Blue

Wed, 10/17/2018 - 04:54
A squad in transition following a surprisingly successful run in the World Cup. A new head coach establishing his vision. A South American opponent ranked ...

Marc-Andres Fleury ties for 10th in NHL wins

Wed, 10/17/2018 - 04:51
Jonathan Marchessault was 13 when goalie Marc-Andre Fleury got his first NHL win on Oct. 18, 2003.Nearly 15 years later, Marchessault helped Fleury reach a ...

Cody Bellinger’s late hit lifts Dodgers over Brewers

Wed, 10/17/2018 - 04:48
Cody Bellinger singled home the winning run in the 13th inning, lifting the Los Angeles Dodgers over the Milwaukee Brewers 2-1 on Tuesday night and ...

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