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Can Japan’s women skaters catch up with Russians?

Thu, 03/01/2018 - 02:01
In the wake of Alina Zagitova and Evgenia Medvedeva winning the gold and silver medals in such dominating fashion at the Pyeongchang Games, many are ...

Rockets beat Clippers for 14th straight win

Thu, 03/01/2018 - 00:57
The Houston Rockets really didn’t need an exclamation point to their dominating first quarter Wednesday night. James Harden provided one anyway.The Rockets had already blown ...

Free agent pitcher Koji Uehara sets sights on return to NPB

Wed, 02/28/2018 - 23:23
Free agent reliever Koji Uehara said Wednesday he would consider returning to Japan to continue his playing career if he received an offer from a ...

Takanoiwa takes first steps toward return

Wed, 02/28/2018 - 23:16
Takanoiwa, the wrestler who was injured in a beating by former yokozuna Harumafuji last fall, took part in training Thursday and appeared ready to let ...

Netherlands crushes Nadeshiko Japan in Algarve Cup opener

Wed, 02/28/2018 - 23:00
The Netherlands inflicted a crushing 6-2 defeat on Japan in their opening match Wednesday at the Algarve Cup, an invitational women’s soccer tournament held in ...

Complaint alleges power harassment of four-time Olympic champion Kaori Icho by wrestling director

Wed, 02/28/2018 - 20:00
Four-time Olympic wrestling champion Kaori Icho was allegedly subjected to repeated power harassment by the Japan Wrestling Federation’s development director after winning her second gold ...

Ryo Matsumoto fails to wrest WBA super bantamweight title from Daniel Roman

Wed, 02/28/2018 - 18:00
Challenger Ryo Matsumoto failed to capture the WBA super bantamweight title on Wednesday after being defeated by American Daniel Roman on a unanimous decision.In his ...

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