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NCAA moving 3-point line back to international distance

Thu, 06/06/2019 - 03:19
The 3-point line is moving back in men’s college basketball.The NCAA Playing Rules Oversight Panel announced Wednesday that the arc will be moved to 6.75 ...

Shohei Ohtani homers, drives in four runs in Angels’ win over Athletics

Thu, 06/06/2019 - 03:06
Shohei Ohtani blasted a home run for the second straight game and drove in a major league career-high four RBIs on Wednesday in the Los ...

NeoPhoenix turn to veteran coach Brian Rowsom in quest to make playoffs

Thu, 06/06/2019 - 02:15
The San-en NeoPhoenix’s victory total has decreased in each season of the B. League era.Therefore, team management decided it was time to make a coaching ...

New Zealand defeats Bangladesh in drama-filled Cricket World Cup match

Thu, 06/06/2019 - 01:39
Two unforced run out errors scarred Bangladesh’s loss to New Zealand in their drama-filled Cricket World Cup match on Wednesday at the Oval.At the center ...

Cops say women vanished with Le’Veon Bell’s jewelry worth $500,000

Thu, 06/06/2019 - 01:24
Authorities say two female acquaintances vanished with more than half a million dollars in jewelry from star NFL running back Le’Veon Bell’s Florida home.Hollywood police ...

Ronaldo’s hat trick propels Portugal into Nations League final

Thu, 06/06/2019 - 00:48
On a night when Portugal unveiled its newest star, it was the same old Cristiano Ronaldo who came through for the national team again.Teenager Joao ...

French Open rainout makes mess of schedule

Thu, 06/06/2019 - 00:19
The second full-day washout at the French Open since 2000 made a mess of the schedule Wednesday and raised the possibility that the Grand Slam ...

University of Florda’s Abdul Hakim Sani Brown advances to 100-meter final at NCAA championships

Wed, 06/05/2019 - 23:52
University of Florida sophomore sprinter Abdul Hakim Sani Brown posted a wind-assisted 9.96-second time in the men’s 100-meter preliminaries at the NCAA Division I Outdoor ...

Raptors hit big shots, beat Warriors for 2-1 series lead

Wed, 06/05/2019 - 23:37
For every amazing shot in a career night by Stephen Curry on his home court, Kawhi Leonard, Kyle Lowry and Danny Green kept finding dazzling ...

Alfredo Despaigne homer helps Hawks put away Dragons

Wed, 06/05/2019 - 06:48
The Fukuoka SoftBank Hawks made the most of having former ace Tsuyoshi Wada on the mound for the first time since 2017 in a 5-2 ...

Champions League architect Lennart Johansson dies at 89

Wed, 06/05/2019 - 06:36
Lennart Johansson, who oversaw the introduction of the Champions League during a 17-year reign as president of European soccer’s governing body, has died. He was ...

Japan comes up empty in scoreless draw with Trinidad and Tobago

Wed, 06/05/2019 - 06:30
Japan showed plenty of attacking energy but was foiled by Trinidad and Tobago ‘keeper Marvin Phillip in Wednesday’s scoreless draw.Although fans at Toyota Stadium were ...

Doc Emrick not slowing down in his dream job

Wed, 06/05/2019 - 06:05
The Boston Bruins and St. Louis Blues’ morning skates are over and a handful of broadcasters have taken the ice to re-enact a play from ...

Warriors’ Kevin Durant out for Game 3 of NBA Finals

Wed, 06/05/2019 - 06:03
The Golden State Warriors will take the floor once more without two-time reigning NBA Finals MVP Kevin Durant, counting on their depth and home court ...

NFL says eight social justice organizations getting grants

Wed, 06/05/2019 - 04:50
The NFL said eight social justice organizations are receiving grants totaling nearly $2 million.The grants are part of a $20 million commitment from the NFL ...

Rikako Ikee discharged from hospital in May amid leukemia fight

Wed, 06/05/2019 - 04:43
Swimming star Rikako Ikee, who revealed her leukemia diagnosis in February, was temporarily discharged from hospital, she said on her website on Wednesday.According to her ...

Beach cleanup held at Olympic surfing venue

Wed, 06/05/2019 - 03:20
Surfers and students participated in a trash-picking event at the surfing venue of the 2020 Tokyo Olympics on Wednesday in a bid to raise awareness ...

Stephen Strasburg earns 100th win as Nats rally past White Sox

Wed, 06/05/2019 - 03:18
Stephen Strasburg didn’t turn in a vintage performance. He still did enough — with plenty of help from the Washington Nationals’ offense — to reach ...

IAAF to fight Swiss court ruling on Caster Semenya

Wed, 06/05/2019 - 03:17
The IAAF said Tuesday it will fight a Swiss court decision to suspend its rules obliging athletes, including double Olympic champion Caster Semenya, to lower ...

Amateur tourneys offer window to sport’s future stars

Wed, 06/05/2019 - 03:17
Asanoyama is sumo’s latest champion.The Takasago stable wrestler’s victory in the May tournament makes him the fourth rikishi to win a debut championship in the ...

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