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Wallabies shake up leadership ranks

Sat, 12/15/2018 - 01:54
Michael Cheika will survive the ax as Wallabies coach but his powers will be curtailed with Scotland-based Scott Johnson appointed director of rugby above him, ...

Brandon Hyde departs Cubs to be new manager of Orioles

Sat, 12/15/2018 - 01:50
The Baltimore Orioles hired Brandon Hyde to be their new manager Friday, hoping his experience as Cubs bench coach will help the team move forward ...

Bill Fralic, All-American and Pro Bowl offensive lineman, dies at 56

Sat, 12/15/2018 - 01:34
Bill Fralic, the burly, bruising and athletic offensive lineman who starred for the Atlanta Falcons and was a three-time All-American at Pittsburgh, has died. He ...

Samurai Blue optimistic for 2019

Sat, 12/15/2018 - 00:50
Following a turbulent year that brought joy and heartbreak, the Japan men’s national team will head to the Asian Cup full of optimism, with a ...

Mima Ito, Hina Hayata advance to women’s doubles final at ITT World Tour Grand Finals

Fri, 12/14/2018 - 06:51
Mima Ito and Hina Hayata booked their ticket to the women’s doubles final at the ITTF World Tour Grand Finals with victory over South Korean ...

Northern Happinets soar past Levanga in overtime

Fri, 12/14/2018 - 06:37
Momentum can change a game in the blink of an eye.For instance, Kohei Sekino’s layup and free throw had given the Levanga Hokkaido a 74-72 ...

Olympiakos ousts AC Milan from Europa League

Fri, 12/14/2018 - 06:08
Captain Kostas Fortounis scored late from the penalty spot to help Olympiakos defeat AC Milan 3-1 on Thursday and knock the seven-time European champion out ...

Tokyo, Singapore among cities competing with London to host ATP Finals in 2021

Fri, 12/14/2018 - 04:59
Tokyo and Singapore are battling London to host the ATP Finals from 2021 to 2025, the governing body of men’s tennis announced on Friday.The shortlist ...

Former Tokyo Verdy manager Miguel Angel Lotina hired to lead Cerezo Osaka

Fri, 12/14/2018 - 04:58
Miguel Angel Lotina, whose contract as head coach of J. League second-division side Tokyo Verdy expired after two seasons, has been appointed manager of Cerezo ...

Brave Blossoms must beat higher-ranked nations to gain respect

Fri, 12/14/2018 - 02:38
Playing against my England team at Twickenham last month was incredible for Japan.The Brave Blossoms also played New Zealand at home last month and Australia ...

Yasuhiro Koseki finishes fourth in 200-meter breaststroke at short course world championships

Fri, 12/14/2018 - 02:14
Yasuhiro Koseki missed the podium and finished fourth in the men’s 200-meter breaststroke on Thursday, the third day of the FINA World Short Course Swimming ...

UAB coach Bill Clark wins Eddie Robinson Award

Fri, 12/14/2018 - 02:13
UAB’s Bill Clark has won the Eddie Robinson National Coach of the Year Award.Clark has led the Blazers to their first Conference USA championship with ...

Rookie forward Yuta Watanabe expected to rejoin Grizzlies for weekend games

Fri, 12/14/2018 - 02:13
Memphis Grizzlies rookie forward Yuta Watanabe, who is progressing through the NBA’s concussion protocol, said Thursday he can return to the court this weekend.Watanabe, who ...

Andreas Zagklis takes reins at FIBA

Fri, 12/14/2018 - 02:12
Nearly two months after longtime secretary general Patrick Baumann’s death on Oct. 13 in Buenos Aires, FIBA has appointed his successor.At a FIBA Central Board ...

Chargers outscore Chiefs in thriller

Fri, 12/14/2018 - 01:37
Arrowhead Stadium was already emptying by the time Chargers quarterback Philip Rivers jogged to the locker room, triumphantly waving his hand as a satisfying cascade ...

Canadiens storm past Hurricanes in third

Fri, 12/14/2018 - 01:32
The Montreal Canadiens showed their mettle after their worst performance of the season.Jeff Petry scored twice as the Canadiens defeated the Carolina Hurricanes 6-4 on ...

Mariners acquire Edwin Encarnacion in three-way trade

Fri, 12/14/2018 - 01:31
Seattle Mariners general manager Jerry Dipoto was in the hospital, making a trade from a bed.Cleveland counterpart Chris Antonetti was boarding a plane headed back ...

Steve Hansen to quit All Blacks after 2019 Rugby World Cup

Fri, 12/14/2018 - 01:12
All Blacks coach Steve Hansen will step down after the 2019 Rugby World Cup, ending a 16-year involvement with the world’s top-ranked team.Hansen, 59, said ...

James Harden drops in 50 as Rockets run past Lakers

Fri, 12/14/2018 - 01:07
The Houston Rockets were clinging to a lead over the Los Angeles Lakers in the fourth quarter on Thursday night when James Harden told coach ...

Ben Smith to leave All Blacks after 2019 Rugby World Cup

Thu, 12/13/2018 - 06:37
All Blacks fullback Ben Smith confirmed on Wednesday that he will quit New Zealand rugby to play in France after the 2019 World Cup.The 32-year-old ...

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