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IAAF extends Russia’s ban from track and field, confirms rebrand

Sun, 06/09/2019 - 06:07
Russia’s ban from international track and field has been extended over concerns it’s “backsliding” on doping reforms.Sunday’s decision by track’s world governing body, the IAAF, ...

Giants bats support returning ace Tomoyuki Sugano in big win over Marines

Sun, 06/09/2019 - 03:06
Yomiuri Giants fans used their cheers to welcome ace pitcher Tomoyuki Sugano back to the diamond.The Giants players did it with their bats. Yoshiyuki Kamei, ...

Tony Ferguson beats Donald Cerrone by TKO in lightweight fight at UFC 238

Sun, 06/09/2019 - 01:16
Tony Ferguson’s path to the lightweight title is becoming clear.Ferguson won by technical knockout after a medical stoppage in a lightweight fight against Donald Cerrone ...

Shohei Ohtani homers off Yusei Kikuchi in Angels’ big win over Seattle

Sun, 06/09/2019 - 00:49
Shohei Ohtani and Yusei Kikuchi sensed the excitement around Angel Stadium each time they dug in against each other. The Japanese stars also realized millions ...

Spain downs South Africa for first Women’s World Cup win

Sat, 06/08/2019 - 23:38
Spain won a game at the Women’s World Cup for the first time, beating South Africa 3-1 on Saturday behind two penalty kicks by Jennifer ...

Sunwolves fall to Stormers despite Semisi Masirewa brace

Sat, 06/08/2019 - 23:11
The Sunwolves fell to their 13th loss of the Super Rugby season Saturday as they went down 31-18 to the Stormers at Cape Town’s Newlands ...

Tomoa Narasaki earns second overall World Cup bouldering title

Sat, 06/08/2019 - 22:48
Tomoa Narasaki finished runner-up at the final bouldering World Cup event of the season on Saturday to earn his second overall title in three years.Narasaki, ...

Australia’s Ashleigh Barty wins first major at French Open

Sat, 06/08/2019 - 22:38
Ashleigh Barty knew she needed a break from tennis, from the pressure and expectations, from the week-in, week-out grind. So she stepped away in 2014 ...

Kumiko Okada sets new national record in women’s 20-km race walk

Sat, 06/08/2019 - 22:38
Kumiko Okada set a new national record in the women’s 20-kilometer race walk Saturday at the Gran Premio Cantones de Marcha, the Spanish leg of ...

Yui Kamiji falls in women’s wheelchair final at French Open

Sat, 06/08/2019 - 22:37
Japan’s Yui Kamiji failed in her attempt to win a third straight French Open women’s wheelchair singles title on Saturday, while compatriot Shingo Kunieda prevailed ...

Dominic Thiem ousts Novak Djokovic, awaits French Open final rematch with Rafael Nadal

Sat, 06/08/2019 - 07:16
Novak Djokovic’s dream of becoming just the second man in history to hold all Grand Slam titles at the same time twice was crushed by ...

Jason Roy smashes 153, takes out umpire as England hits 386-6

Sat, 06/08/2019 - 06:56
Jason Roy smashed an umpire to the ground and Bangladesh’s bowlers to all corners of Sophia Gardens in his 121-ball 153 to lead England to ...

Marines rally past Giants in ninth

Sat, 06/08/2019 - 04:16
The Chiba Lotte Marines were on the road, missing some key players because of injuries, down a run and three outs away from a loss.But ...

Crusaders pound Rebels 66-0 in Super Rugby match

Sat, 06/08/2019 - 03:43
The back three of Braydon Ennor, Sevu Reece, and David Havili shared eight tries as the Crusaders emphatically sealed first place in Super Rugby by ...

Saki Kumagai excited about chance to play Women’s World Cup in adopted home country

Sat, 06/08/2019 - 03:12
Japan midfielder Saki Kumagai has a special reason to look forward to her country’s opening match in the Women’s World Cup — her adopted home ...

Vissel Kobe hire ex-Hamburger SV boss Thorsten Fink as new manager

Sat, 06/08/2019 - 03:08
Vissel Kobe on Saturday named former Hamburger SV boss Thorsten Fink as their new manager. He replaces Takayuki Yoshida.The 51-year-old German takes the reins with ...

Rui Hachimura excites draft experts

Sat, 06/08/2019 - 01:58
Mark your calendars.June 20 is the day that officially puts Japan on the global basketball map like never before. The reason?The 2019 NBA Draft will ...

ICC tells India star to ditch gloves

Sat, 06/08/2019 - 01:39
Cricket’s governing body insisted on Friday that India’s Mahendra Singh Dhoni will not be allowed to wear an apparent military insignia on his World Cup ...

NHL hands Blues forward Ivan Barbashev one-game ban for illegal hit

Sat, 06/08/2019 - 01:35
The NHL has suspended St. Louis Blues forward Ivan Barbashev for one game for an illegal check to the head of Boston Bruins forward Marcus ...

Takuma Sato claims pole position for IndyCar Series race in Texas

Sat, 06/08/2019 - 01:34
Takuma Sato has earned the pole for the IndyCar Series race at Texas with a two-lap qualifying average of 354.4 kph.Sato got his ninth career ...

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