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Swallows’ hot-hitting lineup firing on all cylinders

Mon, 04/15/2019 - 02:32
Anyone who watched the Tokyo Yakult Swallows play this past week probably still has the Tokyo Ondo stuck in their head. When they close their ...

Steve Smith, David Warner named in Australia’s World Cup squad

Mon, 04/15/2019 - 02:12
Former captain Steve Smith and vice-captain David Warner were on Monday named in Australia’s squad for the Cricket World Cup after completing 12-month suspensions for ...

Gianni Infantino holds Kuwait talks on staging 2022 World Cup games

Mon, 04/15/2019 - 02:12
FIFA President Gianni Infantino held talks in Kuwait on Sunday about the country staging 2022 World Cup matches as he pushes to enlarge the Qatar ...

Blazers open series with win over Thunder

Mon, 04/15/2019 - 01:06
Damian Lillard scored 30 points and third-seeded Portland opened its playoff series against No. 6 Oklahoma City with a victory.Enes Kanter added 20 points and ...

France win inaugural FIFA eNations Cup

Mon, 04/15/2019 - 01:00
France showed they were champions in virtual soccer as well as the real game on Sunday when they beat Argentina to win the inaugural FIFA ...

Tanaka struggles in first loss of ’19

Mon, 04/15/2019 - 00:27
Ravaged by injuries, the New York Yankees hardly resemble the 100-win team that set a major league record for homers last year.And even though it’s ...

Blue Jackets edge closer to sweep

Sun, 04/14/2019 - 21:47
Sergei Bobrovsky has the Columbus Blue Jackets on the brink of sweeping a playoff series that hardly anyone thought they could win.The Russian goalie shut ...

Wallabies player Israel Folau won’t apologize for remarks about gay people

Sun, 04/14/2019 - 20:34
Wallabies fullback Israel Folau says it will be “God’s will” if his rugby career is ended over his comments that gay people will go to ...

Tiger Woods roars back into fifth green jacket, cards 15th major title by winning Masters

Sun, 04/14/2019 - 12:20
Tiger Woods won the Masters on Sunday, capturing his fifth green jacket and 15th major title — his first in more than a decade — ...

Brex dominate Sunrockers as postseason approaches

Sun, 04/14/2019 - 06:00
By their own high standards, the Tochigi Brex got off to a bit of a slow start in Sunday’s series finale against the Sunrockers Shibuya.But ...

Kento Momota rallies to win Singapore Open final

Sun, 04/14/2019 - 05:27
Kento Momota withstood a barrage of smashes from Anthony Sinisuka Ginting to rally for a thrilling 10-21, 21-19, 21-13 victory Sunday in the Singapore Open ...

Yuki Kawauchi, Desiree Linden eye repeats at Boston Marathon

Sun, 04/14/2019 - 04:58
Yuki Kawauchi will attempt to defend his Boston Marathon crown on Monday with Mother Nature poised to lend a hand in the 123rd edition of ...

Swallows beat Giants in slugfest

Sun, 04/14/2019 - 04:28
The Yomiuri Giants provided the fireworks in the opener and the Tokyo Yakult Swallows lit up the scoreboard in second game.In the finale of the ...

Diego Oliveira nets brace as Tokyo outclasses Antlers

Sun, 04/14/2019 - 04:14
Diego Oliveira scored twice in the opening half, while Kensuke Nagai netted his 50th J. League first-division goal, as FC Tokyo showed its class with ...

Lewis Hamilton earns sixth win at Chinese Grand Prix

Sun, 04/14/2019 - 02:42
Lewis Hamilton of Mercedes won Sunday’s Chinese Grand Prix, beating teammate and pole sitter Valtteri Bottas with a quicker start from his No. 2 spot ...

Saturnalia wins Satsuki-sho

Sun, 04/14/2019 - 02:07
No. 1 favorite Saturnalia pulled away from a tight pack of contenders to win the Satsuki-sho, the last Japanese Classic of the Heisei Era, on ...

Capitals beat Hurricanes to expand series lead

Sun, 04/14/2019 - 01:08
Brooks Orpik scored less than two minutes into overtime, Alex Ovechkin had two assists and the Washington Capitals beat the Carolina Hurricanes 4-3 on Saturday ...

Nets, Magic, Spurs win road openers as playoffs begin

Sun, 04/14/2019 - 01:08
D’Angelo Russell flashed some postseason magic, playing like the All-Star leader Brooklyn needed with 26 points, and Caris LeVert scored 23 to lead the Nets ...

Olympic long jump champion Yvette Williams dead at 89

Sat, 04/13/2019 - 23:06
Yvette Williams, who was New Zealand’s first female Olympic gold medalist and holder of the world long jump record, has died aged 89.In a statement ...

Francesco Molinari builds two-shot lead over Tiger Woods, Tony Finau in Masters

Sat, 04/13/2019 - 22:54
Record scores on the white boards at Augusta National. Ground-shaking roars for Tiger Woods along the back nine.Francesco Molinari blocked out the buzz on a ...

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