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Last-gasp equalizer gives Brighton draw at Southampton

Tue, 09/18/2018 - 04:51
Brighton’s Glenn Murray converted a 90th-minute penalty to snatch a 2-2 draw at south-coast rival Southampton after it fought back from two goals down in ...

Sumo 101: Heya (Stables)

Tue, 09/18/2018 - 04:26
Sumo isn’t really a sport in the true sense of the word. It’s a combination of sport, religion and entertainment wrapped up in a quasi-monastic ...

Ashleigh Barty outplays doubles partner CoCo Vandeweghe in Toray Pan Pacific Open singles clash

Tue, 09/18/2018 - 04:11
Ashleigh Barty and CoCo Vandeweghe teamed up to win the doubles title at the U.S Open earlier this month. The two friends were on the ...

Kisenosato improves to 8-2

Tue, 09/18/2018 - 03:08
Yokozuna Kisenosato continued his comeback run at the Autumn Grand Sumo Tournament on Tuesday, earning his first winning record since March 2017 when he clinched ...

Shoma Uno, Satoko Miyahara score big victories in season debuts

Tue, 09/18/2018 - 02:59
World and Olympic silver medalist Shoma Uno and world bronze medalist Satoko Miyahara began their seasons with victories in decisive fashion at the Lombardia Trophy ...

Browns deal troubled receiver Josh Gordon to Patriots

Tue, 09/18/2018 - 02:01
Josh Gordon’s strange, stuttering career will start anew in New England.Bill Belichick and Tom Brady have a new offensive toy. The Browns severed ties for ...

Brewers’ Christian Yelich hits for historic cycle against Reds

Tue, 09/18/2018 - 01:52
Christian Yelich cycled his way into the record book.Milwaukee’s streaking slugger became the first major leaguer to hit for the cycle twice in one season ...

Popular fighter Norifumi ‘Kid’ Yamamoto dies from cancer at age 41

Tue, 09/18/2018 - 01:43
Popular mixed martial arts fighter Norifumi “Kid” Yamamoto passed away from cancer, the Twitter account of his gym Krazy Bee announced on Tuesday. He was ...

Former world champion Juna Koga faces four-year doping ban

Tue, 09/18/2018 - 01:42
Rio Olympic relay swimmer and 2009 world champion Junya Koga is set to be issued a four-year ban by a FINA doping panel for violating ...

Sapporo withdraws from 2026 Winter Olympics bid

Tue, 09/18/2018 - 01:06
Sapporo told the International Olympic Committee on Monday that it will give up its bid for the Winter Olympics in 2026.The capital of Hokkaido, which ...

Yuta Watanabe ready to make dream a reality

Mon, 09/17/2018 - 23:38
After scoring 18 points to help Japan beat Iran in a FIBA World Cup Asian qualifier at Ota City General Gymnasium on Monday, Yuta Watanabe’s ...

Japan overcome Iran through explosive performances from Rui Hachimura and Yuta Watanabe

Mon, 09/17/2018 - 05:46
Japan’s star duo of Rui Hachimura and Yuta Watanabe proved their talent on Monday evening, coming through down the stretch in the hosts’ 70-56 win ...

Sumo 101: Ryogoku

Mon, 09/17/2018 - 04:02
Sumo is Japan’s national sport and can be seen from one end of the country to the other in both official tournaments as well as ...

Naomi Osaka connects with Japanese roots by watching sumo

Mon, 09/17/2018 - 03:47
Naomi Osaka showed how deep her Japanese roots run: She went to watch Japan’s national sport of sumo and said she liked it.Osaka is in ...

PL-leading Lions ride Takumi Kuriyama’s grand slam to sweep of second-place Hawks

Mon, 09/17/2018 - 03:46
Takumi Kuriyama hit a grand slam and helped the Seibu Lions widen their lead in the Pacific League with an 8-1 win against the second-place ...

Yokozuna survive scares on Day 9

Mon, 09/17/2018 - 03:39
Yokozuna Kisenosato bounced back from defeat and posted a victory over ozeki Tochinoshin on Monday at the Autumn Grand Sumo Tournament.Fellow yokozuna Hakuho and Kakuryu ...

Swallows in good position to solidify spot in standings

Mon, 09/17/2018 - 02:27
The Tokyo Yakult Swallows may have lost against the Hiroshima Carp on Sunday, but all in all it was still a good week to be ...

Floyd Mayweather Jr. looks to expand brand in Japan

Mon, 09/17/2018 - 00:57
Floyd Mayweather says he doesn’t really miss fighting yet and is looking forward to expanding his brand through business.The former five-division and 12-time boxing world ...

West Ham beats Everton for first victory of season

Mon, 09/17/2018 - 00:08
After four straight losses, West Ham finally collected its first Premier League points of the season on manager Manuel Pellegrini’s 65th birthday.“I was worried about ...

Eliud Kipchoge shatters marathon world record in Berlin

Sun, 09/16/2018 - 21:17
Olympic champion Eliud Kipchoge smashed the marathon world record, winning the Berlin race in 2 hours, 1 minute, 39 seconds on Sunday.His feat came as ...

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