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Miyabi Onitsuka places third in women’s slopestyle final at U.S. Open

Sat, 03/02/2019 - 00:21
Miyabi Onitsuka placed third in the women’s slopestyle final Friday at the U.S. Open Snowboarding Championships at Vail Mountain Resort in Colorado.Zoi Sadowski Synnott of ...

Antlers, Frontale play to 1-1 draw

Fri, 03/01/2019 - 07:00
Sho Ito scored for the second game running on Friday as Kashima Antlers salvaged a 1-1 draw against Kawasaki Frontale.Ito scored the equalizer for the ...

Amy Olson leads by two strokes after two rounds in Singapore

Fri, 03/01/2019 - 04:47
Amy Olson’s eagle on the front nine and a late birdie on the 16th hole were enough for the American to emerge from a five-way ...

Sunwolves seeking road victory in franchise history

Fri, 03/01/2019 - 04:16
The Sunwolves will face the Chiefs on Saturday in Hamilton, New Zealand, looking to make history and record their first-ever win away from home.Over the ...

J. League, Konami to stage esports tournament

Fri, 03/01/2019 - 04:10
The J. League announced Friday it will launch an esports tournament together with Konami Digital Entertainment Co. featuring the videogame maker’s trademark soccer title.The 40 ...

James Harden drops 58 on Heat as Rockets rally for victory

Fri, 03/01/2019 - 03:49
After scoring 58 points, James Harden pointed to the Houston Rockets’ defense and team effort.Harden also had 10 assists and seven rebounds and the Rockets ...

Suguru Osako aiming for form, not time, in Tokyo Marathon

Fri, 03/01/2019 - 02:23
Suguru Osako isn’t a big talker. So he doesn’t try to entertain with his words.But he’s certainly determined to put on a good effort in ...

Patriots owner Robert Kraft pleads not guilty to prostitution charges

Fri, 03/01/2019 - 02:12
New England Patriots owner Robert Kraft has pleaded not guilty to two counts of misdemeanor solicitation of prostitution in a Florida case, according to court ...

Cranes book spot in Asia League finals

Fri, 03/01/2019 - 01:58
The Nippon Paper Cranes beat South Korea’s Daemyung Killer Whales 4-3 in their semifinal game Thursday and advanced to the Asia League Ice Hockey finals ...

Jason Witten going back to Cowboys

Fri, 03/01/2019 - 01:57
Jason Witten said the hardest thing about deciding to retire nine months ago was leaving football without winning a Super Bowl with the Dallas Cowboys.The ...

Fulham fires manager Claudio Ranieri

Fri, 03/01/2019 - 01:55
Claudio Ranieri was fired by Fulham on Thursday, even though owner Shad Khan said the manager isn’t fully responsible for failing to lift the London ...

Gonzaga, Hachimura win 19th in a row

Fri, 03/01/2019 - 01:29
A renewed focus on defense helped Gonzaga get back to the No. 1 ranking it held for three weeks earlier this season.Brandon Clarke, one of ...

Roger Federer two wins away from 100th title

Fri, 03/01/2019 - 01:23
Roger Federer moved to within two wins of a 100th career title on Thursday after coming through a tough test in difficult conditions against Marton ...

Bryce Harper agrees to record contract with Phillies worth $330 million

Fri, 03/01/2019 - 00:55
It took a long time and a lot of money, but the Philadelphia Phillies finally landed Bryce Harper with a record contract.The young star outfielder ...

Nasa Hataoka one shot back after first round of HSBC Women’s World Championship

Thu, 02/28/2019 - 06:19
Nasa Hataoka carded a 3-under-par 69 on Thursday, sitting one stroke off the pace after the first round of the HSBC Women’s World Championship in ...

Kazuki Himeno looks to follow example set by Japan captain Michael Leitch

Thu, 02/28/2019 - 05:46
With the 2019 Rugby World Cup set to kick off in less than seven months, members of the Japan squad went through their paces Thursday ...

Collegiate hammer thrower suspended two years for doping

Thu, 02/28/2019 - 05:23
The Japan Anti-Doping Agency said Thursday it has suspended a Nihon University hammer thrower for two years after he tested positive for a banned substance.Following ...

Hosting bids open for Tokyo 2020 table tennis qualification events

Thu, 02/28/2019 - 05:19
The International Table Tennis Federation announced Thursday it has opened the bidding process for cities to host two qualifying events next year for the 2020 ...

Tokyo 2020 establishes smoke-free policy at all Olympic and Paralympic venues

Thu, 02/28/2019 - 04:01
Tokyo is still a smoker’s heaven. Despite tougher laws enacted last year, smokers can light up in some restaurants and bars. Tobacco advertising is allowed ...

With ban lifted, Christian Loamanu hopes for return to Top League

Thu, 02/28/2019 - 03:56
Former Brave Blossoms wing Christian Loamanu is hoping for a shot at redemption and the opportunity to finish his rugby career in Japan. But he ...

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