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#MeToo claims hit head of India’s powerful cricket board

Sun, 10/14/2018 - 03:58
The chief executive of India’s powerful cricket board has been given a week to explain allegations of sexual harassment against him, as the country’s fledgling ...

Raised ’68 fists echo 50 years later

Sun, 10/14/2018 - 01:51
Fifty years after they raised clenched fists in protest during the 1968 Mexico City Olympics, the shockwaves unleashed by John Carlos and Tommie Smith’s salute ...

Giants seize opportunities in Game 1 triumph over Swallows

Sat, 10/13/2018 - 06:41
Without hesitation, the Swallows sent their Giants killer to the mound for Saturday’s postseason series opener, but it did not work out the way they ...

Ryukyu’s Jeff Ayres provides big offensive spark against Nagoya

Sat, 10/13/2018 - 05:42
Former NBA forward Jeff Ayres scored a game-high 26 points, including 5-for-9 from beyond the 3-point arc, as the Ryukyu Golden Kings beat the visiting ...

Struggling French League club Monaco appoints Thierry Henry as new coach

Sat, 10/13/2018 - 05:26
Thierry Henry is back where it all started.France’s all-time leading scorer and an Arsenal great landed his first managerial job on Saturday after Monaco hired ...

Tigers top Dragons in 11th in manager Tomoaki Kanemoto’s final game in charge to close out season

Sat, 10/13/2018 - 03:48
Masahiro Nakatani’s 11th-inning RBI single lifted the Hanshin Tigers to a 3-2, come-from-behind win over the Chunichi Dragons on Saturday as NPB completed its regular ...

Brewers top Dodgers in Game 1

Sat, 10/13/2018 - 03:31
The high-five at the plate from Brandon Woodruff nearly took out Lorenzo Cain.It’s not often that a reliever hits a home run. Batting left-handed. Off ...

Seven squads secure playoff berths on pivotal day in Top League

Sat, 10/13/2018 - 03:30
Seven teams confirmed their places in the playoffs to determine the Japan Rugby Top League champion Saturday as the pool stage reached its penultimate round.Yamaha ...

Yui Kamiji, Shingo Kunieda win gold, qualify for 2020 Paralympics

Sat, 10/13/2018 - 03:30
Wheelchair tennis players Yui Kamiji and Shingo Kunieda on Friday became the first two Japanese athletes to qualify for the 2020 Tokyo Games by winning ...

Minnesota’s Jimmy Butler misses practice amid drama

Sat, 10/13/2018 - 03:12
Jimmy Butler was absent as the Minnesota Timberwolves wrapped up preparations for their preseason finale Friday night.Butler has demanded a trade but returned to practice ...

Belgium boss Roberto Martinez backs Thierry Henry to be a great coach

Sat, 10/13/2018 - 02:25
Belgium boss Roberto Martinez on Friday backed his right-hand man Thierry Henry to become “a great coach” when the French World Cup winner takes over ...

Joe Launchbury to miss upcoming England tests after undergoing knee surgery

Sat, 10/13/2018 - 02:19
Lock Joe Launchbury will miss England’s rugby tests next month after knee surgery which rules him out for up to 12 weeks.His Wasps club made ...

Hawks jump on Fighters early, coast to victory in playoff opener

Sat, 10/13/2018 - 02:18
Alfredo Despaigne started the NPB postseason with a bang, hitting a first-inning grand slam as the Fukuoka SoftBank Hawks cruised to an 8-3 victory over ...

Kei Nishikori falls to Roger Federer in Shanghai Masters quarterfinals

Sat, 10/13/2018 - 01:52
Defending champion Roger Federer eliminated Kei Nishikori with a 6-4, 7-6 (7-4) victory in the quarterfinals of the Shanghai Masters on Friday night.Federer, who had ...

Olympics in need of overhaul

Sat, 10/13/2018 - 01:01
What if they threw an Olympic party, but no one was willing to host it?That day could be coming, and sooner than you might think. ...

Patriots prepare for visit from red-hot Chiefs

Sat, 10/13/2018 - 00:31
Patrick Mahomes was barely 5 years old when Tom Brady completed his first NFL pass in 2000.Now Mahomes, whose undefeated Kansas City Chiefs play at ...

Japan glides past Panama in friendly

Fri, 10/12/2018 - 07:02
Takumi Minamino and Junya Ito each scored an international goal for the second game running as Japan eased to a 3-0 win over Panama on ...

Tochigi trounces Toyama in series opener

Fri, 10/12/2018 - 06:41
The Tochigi Brex played opportunistic pressure defense against the Toyama Grouses on Friday night.And the Brex capitalized on the Grouses’ miscues in a big way, ...

WJBL powerhouse JX-Eneos Sunflowers chasing history in upcoming season

Fri, 10/12/2018 - 04:41
The JX-Eneos Sunflowers have completely dominated on the court in Japanese women’s basketball for the last decade. But winning never gets old for the ultimate ...

Wheelchair tennis player Yui Kamiji becomes first Japanese to qualify for 2020 Games

Fri, 10/12/2018 - 04:17
Wheelchair tennis player Yui Kamiji on Friday became the first Japanese athlete to qualify for either the 2020 Tokyo Olympics or Paralympics by winning gold ...

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