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Young talent Zverev defends Citi Open title

Mon, 08/06/2018 - 02:55
Alexander Zverev winning his second Citi Open title in a row on Sunday is merely the latest sign he is separating himself from the other ...

Tanaka’s run ends as BoSox edge Yankees

Mon, 08/06/2018 - 02:53
Masahiro Tanaka missed out on his 10th win and saw his career-high 21⅓-inning scoreless streak end Sunday when he allowed a home run as the ...

Wataru Endo scores in debut for Belgian side Sint-Truiden

Mon, 08/06/2018 - 01:05
Japan defender Wataru Endo scored on his debut for Belgian first-division side Sint-Truiden in its 1-1 draw away to Genk on Sunday.The former Urawa Reds ...

Surfer Kanoa Igarashi wins Vans U.S. Open for second straight year

Mon, 08/06/2018 - 00:03
2020 Tokyo Olympics hopeful Kanoa Igarashi won the Vans U.S. Open of Surfing on Sunday, claiming the World Surf League Qualifying Series event for the ...

Georgia Hall wins Women’s British Open as Mamiko Higa finishes fourth

Sun, 08/05/2018 - 23:57
Mamiko Higa’s hopes of becoming only the second Japanese golfer to win a major were dashed when she finished in a tie for fourth, eight ...

Manchester City tops Chelsea to claim Community Shield

Sun, 08/05/2018 - 21:11
Despite the tight turnaround after the World Cup, Manchester City’s attacking ruthlessness has not been blunted by fatigue or the English heatwave. Winning the Community ...

Keisuke Honda joins Melbourne Victory in Australian League

Sun, 08/05/2018 - 20:38
Former Japan midfielder Keisuke Honda has signed with Melbourne Victory for the 2018-19 season, the A-League champions announced Monday.The former AC Milan player retired from ...

Mayu Matsumoto and Wakana Nagahara win doubles crown at badminton world championships

Sun, 08/05/2018 - 04:57
Kento Momota, only restored to the national team in January after a suspension for illegal gambling, became the first Japanese man to win a badminton ...

Reysol snap losing run with win over Consadole

Sun, 08/05/2018 - 04:21
Kashiwa Reysol snapped a four-game J. League losing streak Sunday with a 2-1 win away to Consadole Sapporo.In an end-to-end to contest at Sapporo Dome, ...

Football Hall of Fame welcomes Class of 2018

Sun, 08/05/2018 - 02:59
One of the great leaders football has seen, Ray Lewis used his Pro Football Hall of Fame induction speech to call for more enlightened leadership ...

Kenya Wakatsuki leads Buffaloes past Hawks

Sun, 08/05/2018 - 02:58
Kenya Wakatsuki unloaded the bases with one swing, powering the Orix Buffaloes to a 6-4 win over the Fukuoka SoftBank Hawks on Sunday afternoon.With two ...

Astros cruise past Maeda, Dodgers

Sun, 08/05/2018 - 01:22
Kenta Maeda was tagged with his second-straight loss Saturday night as the Los Angeles Dodgers fell 14-0 to the visiting Houston Astros.Maeda dropped to 7-7, ...

Crusaders already eyeing next triumph

Sun, 08/05/2018 - 00:36
The Canterbury Crusaders had hardly begun to celebrate their back-to-back Super Rugby titles when they put the spotlight on completing a three-peat next year.The Crusaders ...

Justin Thomas in lead at Bridgestone Invitational; Hideki Matsuyama sitting in 36th place

Sat, 08/04/2018 - 23:23
Defending champion Hideki Matsuyama fell from 10 to 13 shots behind sole leader Justin Thomas and is tied for 36th place after the third round ...

Mamiko Higa falls into fourth place at Women’s British Open

Sat, 08/04/2018 - 21:25
Mamiko Higa shot a 1-under 71 Saturday and dropped two notches to fourth place, but kept alive her hopes of becoming the second Japanese player ...

Trump takes aim at LeBron; Michael Jordan, other athletes respond

Sat, 08/04/2018 - 18:31
Ahead of campaigning in Ohio on Saturday, President Donald Trump unleashed a withering attack on the state’s favorite son, savaging NBA star LeBron James in ...

Giants reliever Shun Ikeda earns first NPB victory

Sat, 08/04/2018 - 07:05
Second-year pro Shun Ikeda pitched two innings in relief and picked up his first win Saturday as the Yomiuri Giants beat the Chunichi Dragons 6-4.Ikeda ...

U.S., Japan in hunt for title at Women’s Softball World Championship

Sat, 08/04/2018 - 06:32
Alison Aguilar and Delaney Spaulding drove in three runs each as the United States beat Taiwan 7-0 Saturday to improve to 2-0 in Group A ...

Kento Momota books spot in men’s final at World Badminton Championships

Sat, 08/04/2018 - 05:21
Kento Momota advanced to the men’s singles final at the World Badminton Championships on Saturday, after beating Malaysia’s Daren Liew in straight games.The world No. ...

Crusaders pounce on Lions to claim ninth Super Rugby title

Sat, 08/04/2018 - 04:14
The Christchurch-based Crusaders outclassed the Johannesburg-based Lions 37-18 in the Super Rugby final on Saturday to win the Southern Hemisphere tournament for the ninth time ...

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