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Bangladesh’s cricket players to strike over wages, increased representation

Mon, 10/21/2019 - 06:25
Bangladesh’s cricket players have decided to go on strike, stating that they won’t take part in the sport until their 11 demands are met.The players ...

Kei Nishikori out for rest of season with right arm, elbow injury

Mon, 10/21/2019 - 06:22
Kei Nishikori has decided to end his season early due to a lingering right arm and elbow injury, sources close to the matter said Monday.The ...

NBA makes growing fan behavior problem a top priority

Mon, 10/21/2019 - 04:45
About a dozen NBA players gathered for a teleconference with officials in the league office this summer, making their case about what they believe is ...

‘Small Giant’ Fumiaki Tanaka says World Cup will spread rugby gospel in Japan

Mon, 10/21/2019 - 04:25
As his Brave Blossoms teammates lick the wounds they sustained in their Rugby World Cup quarterfinal loss, veteran scrumhalf Fumiaki Tanaka is already thinking about ...

Japan need to prove Rugby World Cup’s ‘Once in a Lifetime’ catchphrase wrong

Mon, 10/21/2019 - 04:24
The catchphrase of the ongoing Rugby World Cup in Japan is “Once in a Lifetime.” The big question, a day after the Brave Blossoms were ...

Jason Day wins banter game after beating Tiger Woods in Japan Skins

Mon, 10/21/2019 - 04:06
Not only did Jason Day win the inaugural The Challenge: Japan Skins game on Monday, beating Tiger Woods, Rory McIlroy and Hideki Matsuyama, he also ...

Jonah Lomu’s legacy looms over New Zealand-England semifinal

Mon, 10/21/2019 - 03:59
One trampling run launched Jonah Lomu to global stardom, ensuring his name will be indelibly linked to a Rugby World Cup semifinal between New Zealand ...

Welsh Dragons lack fire, not short on spirit at Rugby World Cup

Mon, 10/21/2019 - 03:53
A group of Wales fans laughed and smiled broadly while posing for a photo with South African referee Jaco Peyper after their team scraped into ...

B-Corsairs shake off attacking doldrums in win over Susanoo Magic

Mon, 10/21/2019 - 03:47
Throughout the B. League’s 60-game season, all teams will have cold spells on offense. The Yokohama B-Corsairs, for example, had five straight quarters with fewer ...

Ryota Morioka scores sixth goal of season for Charleroi

Mon, 10/21/2019 - 03:44
Midfielder Ryota Morioka netted the opener in Charleroi’s 3-0 defeat of Cercle Brugge in the Belgian first division on Sunday, his sixth goal of the ...

No Sawamura winner named for 2019 season

Mon, 10/21/2019 - 03:36
The Sawamura Award is an honor given to the top pitcher in Japanese baseball each season.Well, except when it isn’t. For the first time since ...

Brave Blossoms awarded prestigious Kikuchi Kan Prize

Mon, 10/21/2019 - 02:52
Japan’s rugby team has been added to the list of this year’s winners of the Kikuchi Kan Prize, given to people or groups that have ...

China in line to host 2021 Club World Cup, say AP sources

Mon, 10/21/2019 - 02:33
China is in line to be chosen by FIFA as host of the first edition of the expanded 24-team Club World Cup in 2021.FIFA’s decision-making ...

‘Mood-maker’ Matsuda lifting Hawks’ spirits

Mon, 10/21/2019 - 02:30
Nobuhiro Matsuda, the lively and exuberant soul who plays third base for the Fukuoka SoftBank Hawks, is often referred to as the team’s “mood-maker.”You can ...

Japan players and coach praise team unity after run to quarterfinals at Rugby World Cup

Mon, 10/21/2019 - 02:20
Japan coach Jamie Joseph said Monday the team’s impressive work ethic played a major role in the hosts making a run to the Rugby World ...

Aaron Rodgers throws five TDs, runs in one as Packers roll

Mon, 10/21/2019 - 01:50
The Green Bay Packers gave the rest of the NFL its first true glimpse of what Matt LaFleur’s offense can look like with Aaron Rodgers ...

Fans proud of Japan’s historic run

Mon, 10/21/2019 - 00:08
Japan fell a win short of making the final four at the Rugby World Cup, but both those involved in the game and others watching ...

Brave Blossoms rue defeat but take pride in their play, see Japan rugby becoming top national sport

Sun, 10/20/2019 - 15:52
Japan’s Rugby World Cup players expressed mixed feelings as their incredible campaign came to an end with a quarterfinal defeat to South Africa on Sunday, ...

Rei Takahashi, HRs give Hawks 2-0 lead on Giants in Japan Series

Sun, 10/20/2019 - 07:03
Nobuhiro Matsuda raised his fist in triumph in front of the dugout as he and over 30,000 fans shook Yafuoku Dome with a spirited yell ...

Nathan Chen wins third straight Skate America title

Sun, 10/20/2019 - 06:49
When Jason Brown had to withdraw from an event in late September, he couldn’t help but wonder if the lingering effects from an August car ...

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