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Harlem Globetrotter makes trick shot from airplane

Thu, 08/09/2018 - 02:37
Talk about hang time.Harlem Globetrotters star Bull Bullard has made a trick basketball shot from an airplane. Sitting behind the pilot in a two-person Super ...

Peng Shuai banned six months for attempt to change doubles partner through coercion

Thu, 08/09/2018 - 02:36
Peng Shuai has been banned for six months for breaching the sport’s anti-corruption program by attempting to change her Wimbledon doubles partner through coercion last ...

Djokovic, Nadal cruise to wins at Rogers Cup

Thu, 08/09/2018 - 02:26
Four-time champion Novak Djokovic and top-seeded Rafael Nadal advanced to the third round of the rainy Rogers Cup on Wednesday.Djokovic, coming off his fourth Wimbledon ...

Corbin, big bats propel D-Backs

Thu, 08/09/2018 - 01:59
Patrick Corbin got into a rhythm with catcher Alex Avila, leaving Philadelphia’s hitters flailing.The Arizona Diamondbacks have hit their stride at just the right time, ...

Diamond Dolphins star Justin Burrell helps Overseas Elite capture summer hoop crown

Thu, 08/09/2018 - 01:58
Who says lounging on the beach, camping in the mountains or holding a block party should be the only plans for summer fun?Playing basketball can ...

Chelsea lands goalkeeper Kepa Arrizabalaga in record move

Thu, 08/09/2018 - 01:35
Chelsea shattered the world record fee for a goalkeeper with an €80 million ($92 million) swoop for Athletic Bilbao’s Kepa Arrizabalaga on Wednesday as the ...

Lakers to meet Warriors on Christmas Day

Thu, 08/09/2018 - 01:24
NBA fans will get a smorgasbord of LeBron James in a Los Angeles Lakers uniform, the All-Star laden lineup of the defending champion Golden State ...

Jarrod Lyle succumbs after long fight with cancer

Thu, 08/09/2018 - 01:16
With a contagious smile, a sense of humor and a deep determination to keep playing golf, Jarrod Lyle endeared himself to people around the world ...

Shohei Ohtani hits home run as Angels beat Tigers

Thu, 08/09/2018 - 00:42
Shohei Ohtani blasted a three-run home run in the first inning on Tuesday in the Los Angeles Angels’ 11-5 win over the Detroit Tigers.Ohtani, batting ...

Seibu offense backs Kona Takahashi in win over Orix

Wed, 08/08/2018 - 06:55
Kona Takahashi looked rusty in his first start of the season, but the Seibu Lions’ hitters kept him in the game in a 7-6 win ...

Cerezo falls to Independiente in Suruga Bank Championship

Wed, 08/08/2018 - 06:54
Independiente became the third Argentine side to capture the Suruga Bank Championship on Wednesday with a 1-0 win over J. League first-division side Cerezo Osaka.Playing ...

Boxing group not satisfied by JABF chief Akira Yamane’s resignation

Wed, 08/08/2018 - 04:10
The group opposing Japan Amateur Boxing Federation chairman Akira Yamane is looking for a complete systematic transformation of the JABF. Otherwise, they feel, the very ...

Entering sumo world not something to be taken lightly

Wed, 08/08/2018 - 01:45
In lifting the Emperor’s Cup last month, Mitakeumi became the fourth Japanese wrestler to win a championship in the past two years.That’s significant in a ...

Swallows’ Tetsuto Yamada wins sixth monthly MVP award

Wed, 08/08/2018 - 01:19
Tokyo Yakult Swallows second baseman Tetsuto Yamada has won his sixth monthly MVP award after leading Japan in batting average, runs scored, stolen bases and ...

Blackhawks icon Stan Mikita dies age 78

Wed, 08/08/2018 - 00:27
When Stan Mikita got back together with the Chicago Blackhawks, it was clear how much the reconciliation meant to the Hall of Fame forward.He became ...

Boxing chief Akira Yamane quits amid misconduct scandal

Tue, 08/07/2018 - 22:56
Japan Amateur Boxing Federation President Akira Yamane announced his resignation Wednesday following multiple allegations of misconduct, including pressuring referees to fix matches and misuse of ...

Kei Nishikori and Naomi Osaka make early exits from Rogers Cup

Tue, 08/07/2018 - 21:58
Kei Nishikori and Naomi Osaka were both knocked out in straight sets in the first round of the Rogers Cup on Tuesday.In the men’s singles ...

All eyes on Katie Ledecky as Tokyo prepares to host Pan Pacific Championships

Tue, 08/07/2018 - 21:31
Swimming superstars Katie Ledecky and Caeleb Dressel lead a powerful United States team against a world-class field at this week’s Pan Pacific Championships, hoping to ...

Carp jump on Dragons hurler Onelki Garcia in early innings en route to victory

Tue, 08/07/2018 - 07:16
The Hiroshima Carp battered Chunichi Dragons starter Onelki Garcia on their way to a 6-2 win in the Central League on Tuesday night.Hiroshima’s red-hot batting ...

U.S. pounds South Africa at softball worlds

Tue, 08/07/2018 - 07:05
Kristi Merritt and Sahvanna Jaquish homered as the United States beat South Africa 7-0 in five innings to remain undefeated at the Women’s Softball World ...

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