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Kyushu Basho an underrated gem for fans

Wed, 10/17/2018 - 03:30
Sumo’s Autumn Regional Tour has reached Kansai and will continue winding its way westward until it arrives in Yamaguchi prefecture at the end of the ...

Angels could build new stadium after lease opt-out

Wed, 10/17/2018 - 02:52
The Los Angeles Angels opted out of their Angel Stadium lease with the city of Anaheim on Tuesday, renewing the possibility they could build a ...

Warriors outpace Thunder with strong fourth quarter

Wed, 10/17/2018 - 02:46
Stephen Curry is coming off an injury-plagued season and a summer he thought might be among his best yet.On a festive night of celebration as ...

Japan strikes early, holds off Uruguay in thrilling friendly

Tue, 10/16/2018 - 07:02
Takumi Minamino scored a brace, while Ritsu Doan netted his first international goal, as Japan’s rising stars spearheaded a 4-3 win over Uruguay on Tuesday ...

Hawks, Lions gear up for Climax Series showdown

Tue, 10/16/2018 - 05:48
Although the Fukuoka SoftBank Hawks failed to repeat as Pacific League champions, they have what it takes to beat the new champs, the Seibu Lions, ...

Tottenham chairman Daniel Levy opposes Wembley sale to Shahid Khan

Tue, 10/16/2018 - 04:57
The chairman of Tottenham opposes the Premier League club’s temporary home of Wembley Stadium being sold to a rival for both soccer and NFL.With building ...

Giants’ Tomoyuki Sugano receives CL pitching accolade for stellar September

Tue, 10/16/2018 - 04:48
Two days after throwing a no-hitter to clinch the Central League Climax Series’ first stage, the Yomiuri Giants’ Tomoyuki Sugano was named the league’s pitcher ...

Decorated minimumweight Katsunari Takayama granted amateur boxing license

Tue, 10/16/2018 - 03:58
Former professional four-organization minimumweight champion Katsunari Takayama will be granted his wish to receive an amateur license from the Japan Amateur Boxing Federation, it was ...

Golf analyst Johnny Miller retiring after three decades at NBC Sports

Tue, 10/16/2018 - 03:40
Johnny Miller is retiring after three decades of calling the shots the way he sees them.Miller said Monday he will make his last call from ...

SEC fines LSU $100,000 for unruly fans on field

Tue, 10/16/2018 - 03:35
The Southeastern Conference has fined LSU $100,000 for fans rushing the field after the fifth-ranked Tigers topped then-No. 2 Georgia 36-16 over the weekend.The league ...

Former UFC champ Eddie Alvarez joins One Championship

Tue, 10/16/2018 - 03:35
Former UFC lightweight champion Eddie Alvarez has signed with One Championship, the growing Asia-based mixed martial arts promotion.One Championship announced its highest-profile free agent signing ...

LIVEBLOG: Japan vs Uruguay

Tue, 10/16/2018 - 02:40
Follow our live coverage as the Samurai Blue take on Uruguay in the toughest test yet for new manager Hajime Moriyasu.

Packers defeat 49ers on last-second field goal

Tue, 10/16/2018 - 02:15
A pick, a beneficial penalty and a game-winning kick.Quite a final minute for the Green Bay Packers. Mason Crosby kicked a 27-yard field goal as ...

Brewers blank Dodgers in Game 3

Tue, 10/16/2018 - 02:11
The Milwaukee Brewers know they can count on their intimidating bullpen to get outs. They may not have been expecting a twice-demoted shortstop to generate ...

Cheerful personality helps Kaori Sakamoto shine on ice

Tue, 10/16/2018 - 00:50
Kaori Sakamoto took the skating world by storm last season in her first year as a senior competitor.The 18-year-old finished second at Skate America last ...

England hands Spain first home loss since 2003

Mon, 10/15/2018 - 23:55
It was an odd scene at Benito Villamarin Stadium in Seville: The few visiting English fans were chanting “Ole” at every touch of the ball ...

Hawks power past Fighters, advance to PL Climax Series final stage

Mon, 10/15/2018 - 07:01
The Fukuoka SoftBank Hawks powered past the Hokkaido Nippon Ham Fighters 5-2 on Monday, with five solo home runs from their red-hot batting lineup helping ...

Heavyweight champ Deontay Wilder apologizes after decking TV mascot

Mon, 10/15/2018 - 04:27
Heavyweight world champion Deontay Wilder apologized Sunday after unleashing a punch that knocked down a mascot during a television taping.Wilder, appearing on ESPN Nacion to ...

Italy leaves it late to earn first competitive win in a year

Mon, 10/15/2018 - 03:10
Italy is finally showing signs of emerging from its crisis, nearly a year after failing to qualify for the World Cup.Cristiano Biraghi’s goal in stoppage ...

Wild Knights’ Matt Todd a rare overseas-based selection for touring All Blacks

Mon, 10/15/2018 - 02:54
The All Blacks have taken the unprecedented step of selecting a player based in Japan among an enlarged squad of 51 for autumn test matches ...