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Kazuyoshi ‘King Kazu’ Miura looks back on J. League opener 25 years later

Tue, 05/15/2018 - 06:53
Kazuyoshi Miura said Tuesday he can still recall playing in the J. League opener, as the professional league marked its 25th anniversary.The 51-year-old Yokohama FC ...

Peru captain Paolo Guerrero banned from World Cup in doping case

Tue, 05/15/2018 - 06:49
Peru captain Paolo Guerrero was banned from playing at the World Cup because of a positive doping test he said was caused by contaminated tea.The ...

Jubilo Iwata terminate Guilherme’s contract

Tue, 05/15/2018 - 05:28
Jubilo Iwata said Tuesday it has canceled the contract of Brazilian defender Guilherme after the J. League slapped him with a six-match suspension for violent ...

Kakuryu, Hakuho roll to easy wins

Tue, 05/15/2018 - 05:24
Yokozuna Kakuryu and Hakuho both earned easy victories to stay undefeated on Tuesday, the third day of the 15-day Summer Grand Sumo Tournament.In the day’s ...

Roberto Mancini named Italy’s new coach

Tue, 05/15/2018 - 04:07
Roberto Mancini has been confirmed as Italy’s new coach.The Italian Football Federation made the announcement late Monday, saying Mancini will be introduced on Tuesday but ...

Longtime NFL coach Chuck Knox dies at 86

Tue, 05/15/2018 - 04:01
Chuck Knox, a longtime NFL coach who won 186 regular-season games, died Sunday at age 86, the Seattle Seahawks confirmed.Knox’s granddaughter, Lee Ann, originally announced ...

Golden Knights even series with Jets at 1-1

Tue, 05/15/2018 - 03:55
Jonathan Marchessault scored twice and said the expansion Vegas Golden Knights sent a message, bouncing back with a 3-1 series-evening win over the Winnipeg Jets ...

Dangerous plays by Nihon University defender rock college football

Tue, 05/15/2018 - 03:55
There was a sign that read “The Buck Stops Here” on former U.S. President Harry S. Truman’s desk in his White House office.Where does the ...

Injured Jo-Wilfried Tsonga ruled out of Roland Garros

Tue, 05/15/2018 - 03:52
Jo-Wilfried Tsonga has lost his race for fitness for Roland Garros after surgery on his left knee, the 2013 and 2015 French Open semi-finalist confirmed ...

Former yokozuna Harumafuji’s retirement ceremony set for September

Tue, 05/15/2018 - 03:51
Yokozuna Harumafuji, who has quit as a result of a scandal in which he allegedly attacked a lower-ranked wrestler, will have a retirement ceremony this ...

Kevin Durant’s 37 lead Warriors by Rockets

Tue, 05/15/2018 - 03:50
Kevin Durant continues to deliver in the postseason for the Golden State Warriors.He scored 37 points on Monday night to lead the Warriors to a ...

Supreme Court makes sports betting a possibility in U.S.

Tue, 05/15/2018 - 03:42
The Supreme Court on Monday struck down a federal law that bars gambling on football, basketball, baseball and other sports in most states, giving states ...

Giants’ Andrew McCutcheon reaches 1,500-hit milestone in win over Reds

Tue, 05/15/2018 - 03:41
Andrew McCutchen doubled in his first two at-bats to reach 1,500 career hits and the San Francisco Giants snapped the Cincinnati Reds’ six-game winning streak ...

Events set to commemorate opening of new stadium in Iwate Prefecture

Tue, 05/15/2018 - 03:22
The construction of a new stadium in Kamaishi, Iwate Prefecture, which will host two games in the 2019 Rugby World Cup will be completed in ...

Kei Nishikori, Naomi Osaka advance in straight sets at Italian Open

Tue, 05/15/2018 - 03:17
Looking to revive his clay-court game ahead of Roland Garros, Kei Nishikori defeated Feliciano Lopez 7-6 (7-5), 6-4 Monday in the first round of the ...

JFA not revealing 35-man preliminary list for World Cup

Tue, 05/15/2018 - 02:45
The Japan Football Association has chosen not to publicize its preliminary list of 35 players for the 2018 World Cup finals in Russia after submitting ...

Tokyo 2020 Olympics opening ceremony ticket price ceiling set at ¥288,000

Mon, 05/14/2018 - 14:38
The organizing committee for the 2020 Tokyo Olympic and Paralympic Games has set the maximum prices for opening ceremony admission tickets, sources close to the ...

Kei Nishikori beats Feliciano Lopez in first round of Italian Open

Mon, 05/14/2018 - 09:10
Kei Nishikori advanced to the second round of the men’s singles at the Italian Open after beating Spain’s Feliciano Lopez in straight sets on Monday.Nishikori ...

Hakuho survives scare on second day of Summer Basho

Mon, 05/14/2018 - 03:44
Yokozuna Hakuho and sumo’s elite remained atop the competition after earning back-to-back wins on Monday, the second day of the 15-day Summer Grand Sumo Tournament.Hakuho ...

Kiyomiya already getting star treatment from NPB world

Mon, 05/14/2018 - 02:07
On the night Fukuoka SoftBank Hawks captain Seiichi Uchikawa reached the 2,000-hit milestone, one of the the first items on public broadcaster NHK’s 9 p.m. ...

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