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Tiger Woods paired with Justin Thomas and Dustin Johnson for U.S. Open’s first two rounds

Fri, 06/08/2018 - 02:50
Tiger Woods will play the opening two rounds of the U.S. Open with Justin Thomas and Dustin Johnson, which feels like a grouping of Nos. ...

Ai Fukuhara, Tomokazu Harimoto to take part in Olympic Day table tennis friendly

Fri, 06/08/2018 - 02:50
Ai Fukuhara and Tomokazu Harimoto will take part in a mixed table tennis friendly later this month to promote dialogue between North and South Korea ...

World Cup match official resigns after undercover sting operation

Fri, 06/08/2018 - 02:47
A World Cup assistant referee resigned from duty after being caught taking a $600 cash payment in an undercover television sting.Aden Range Marwa of Kenya ...

Pelicans give Alvin Gentry a two-year contract extension

Fri, 06/08/2018 - 02:30
Alvin Gentry’s ability to coach the New Orleans Pelicans into the second round of the playoffs despite the mid-season loss of All-Star DeMarcus Cousins persuaded ...

Terrell Owens reveals decision to skip Hall of Fame induction

Fri, 06/08/2018 - 02:26
Terrell Owens always likes being the center of attention. His decision to skip the induction ceremony for the Pro Football Hall of Fame in August ...

Yankees southpaw Jordan Montgomery undergoes Tommy John surgery

Fri, 06/08/2018 - 02:16
New York Yankees left-hander Jordan Montgomery has undergone Tommy John surgery, which will sideline him until the second half of next season or possibly 2020.Head ...

Bryan Colangelo out as 76ers president in wake of Twitter scandal

Fri, 06/08/2018 - 02:15
Bryan Colangelo may not have authored any of the tweets himself, but he seemed to provide private information that went into them.And when his wife ...

Teenage star Chikara Tanaka to attend IMG Academy in bid to gain college hoop scholarship

Fri, 06/08/2018 - 01:59
Is up-and-coming basketball player Chikara Tanaka going to be a Japanese Kyrie Irving or Steph Curry?That is a hasty conversation to have about a 16-year-old, ...

Smile Japan goalie Nana Fujimoto out for six months following surgery on shoulder

Fri, 06/08/2018 - 01:58
Smile Japan star goalkeeper Nana Fujimoto will be sidelined for six months following shoulder surgery, The Japan Times has learned.Considered one of the top female ...

Justify aims for Triple Crown glory at Belmont

Fri, 06/08/2018 - 01:26
Bob Baffert hopes Justify can gallop into American thoroughbred racing’s Hall of Fame on Saturday when he bids to become only the 13th horse in ...

Capitals storm to Stanley Cup title

Fri, 06/08/2018 - 01:09
Alex Ovechkin put both hands to his head and screamed while he left the bench and skated into the thick of the Washington Capitals’ joyous ...

Swallows’ Yuhei Takai slugs two homers, drives in winning run on bases-loaded walk in 10th

Thu, 06/07/2018 - 07:08
Yuhei Takai belted two homers and drove in the winning run with a 10th-inning, bases-loaded walk as the Tokyo Yakult Swallows defeated the Fukuoka SoftBank ...

Rafael Nadal completes comeback to reach 11th French Open semifinal

Thu, 06/07/2018 - 06:44
Rafael Nadal battled back from a set down to beat Diego Schwartzman 4-6, 6-3, 6-2, 6-2 in their rain-interruped French Open quarterfinal on Thursday, edging ...

Romania, Spain lose appeals, won’t compete in 2019 Rugby World Cup

Thu, 06/07/2018 - 03:59
Romania and Spain will not participate in the 2019 Rugby World Cup in Japan after an independent committee on Wednesday upheld their disqualification from the ...

Korea to send unified judo team to East Asian Championships

Thu, 06/07/2018 - 03:58
South and North Korea will unite their judo teams for the upcoming East Asian Championships, the International Judo Federation said late Wednesday evening.According to the ...

Carp hurler Daichi Osera, Dragons slugger Zoilo Almonte earn monthly MVP awards for first time

Thu, 06/07/2018 - 03:58
Hiroshima Carp right-hander Daichi Osera and Chunichi Dragons outfielder Zoilo Almonte both won their first monthly MVP awards in the Central League, NPB announced on ...

Three-time Olympian Dai Tamesue provides detailed critique of sports in Japan

Thu, 06/07/2018 - 03:58
Dai Tamesue, a former track star who made Japan’s Olympic team for the 2000 Sydney Games, the 2004 Athens Games and the 2008 Beijing Games, ...

Striker Yohei Toyoda returning to Sagan Tosu from loan spell at Ulsan Hyundai

Thu, 06/07/2018 - 03:55
Former Japan international Yohei Toyoda will return to J. League first-division side Sagan Tosu with more than six months remaining on his loan agreement with ...

Jamie Joseph announces Japan’s lineup for test match against Italy in Oita

Thu, 06/07/2018 - 03:47
Japan coach Jamie Joseph on Thursday named his side for Saturday’s test match against Italy at Oita Bank Dome.Michael Leitch captains a side that contains ...

Angels starter Shohei Ohtani exits in fourth inning due to blister on middle finger

Thu, 06/07/2018 - 03:20
Not even an early exit by Shohei Ohtani could stop the Los Angeles Angels from beating Kansas City again.Justin Upton homered for the third time ...

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