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USOC moves to shut down USA Gymnastics after sex-abuse scandal

Tue, 11/06/2018 - 02:15
The U.S. Olympic Committee took steps Monday to decertify USA Gymnastics as the governing body for the sport at the Olympic level, choosing to pursue ...

Huddersfield edges Fulham for first Premier League victory of season

Tue, 11/06/2018 - 02:14
An own goal by Timothy Fosu-Mensah gave Huddersfield its first Premier League win of the season as it beat fellow struggler Fulham 1-0 to climb ...

Bulls outlast Knicks in double OT

Tue, 11/06/2018 - 01:08
Zach LaVine decided to take the game into his own hands and finally put an end to this double-overtime affair.Scoring a career-high 41 points, including ...

Pacific League RBI leader Hideto Asamura to file for free agency

Mon, 11/05/2018 - 04:39
Saitama Seibu Lions second baseman and Pacific League RBI champ Hideto Asamura will file for domestic free agency, the club said Monday.The 27-year old was ...

Lions to submit application for Yusei Kikuchi to use posting system

Mon, 11/05/2018 - 04:33
The Saitama Seibu Lions have approved Yusei Kikuchi’s wish to pursue a career in the major leagues and will post the left-hander soon, executives of ...

Karen Khachanov stuns Novak Djokovic to win his first Paris Masters title

Mon, 11/05/2018 - 04:03
Karen Khachanov upset a tired-looking Novak Djokovic 7-5, 6-4 to win the Paris Masters title and deprive Djokovic of the chance on Sunday to match ...

Mark Taylor quits as Cricket Australia director

Mon, 11/05/2018 - 04:01
Former Test captain Mark Taylor quit as a Cricket Australia director Monday, giving the organization a clean slate to repair the damage inflicted by the ...

Three Red Sox players earn Gold Gloves

Mon, 11/05/2018 - 03:44
Mookie Betts, Jackie Bradley Jr. and Ian Kinsler have won Gold Gloves for the World Series champion Boston Red Sox.It’s the third straight for Betts ...

Daichi Kamada nets sixth goal of season for Sint-Truiden

Mon, 11/05/2018 - 03:33
Midfielder Daichi Kamada netted his sixth goal of the season, scoring in Sint-Truiden’s 2-1 win over Zulte Waregem at home in the Belgian Jupiler Pro ...

Daisuke Takahashi wins in Nagoya to reach nationals

Mon, 11/05/2018 - 03:25
Daisuke Takahashi, the men’s figure skating bronze medalist at the 2010 Vancouver Olympics, qualified for this year’s national championships by winning the Western Japan championship ...

Boxer Floyd Mayweather joins RIZIN

Mon, 11/05/2018 - 03:21
Floyd Mayweather has won world titles in five different weight classes and is 50-0 in an unparalleled boxing career, but the American could be set ...

Kei Nishikori returns to ATP top 10 for first time since August 2017 injury

Mon, 11/05/2018 - 03:15
Kei Nishikori, who has secured a spot in the season-ending ATP Finals, jumped two places to No. 9 in the ATP rankings on Monday.Nishikori broke ...

Carp slugger Seiya Suzuki’s evolution continues after strong Series

Mon, 11/05/2018 - 03:13
Star slugger Seiya Suzuki came out to the Mazda Stadium parking lot earlier than other Hiroshima Carp players after Game 6 of the Japan Series ...

Long-distance call: Thomas TD pushes Saints past Rams

Mon, 11/05/2018 - 03:12
When the time came to dial up a big play for Michael Thomas, the Saints’ leading receiver answered the call.He even had a flip phone ...

Ethiopia’s Lelisa Desisa, Kenya’s Mary Keitany win New York Marathon

Mon, 11/05/2018 - 03:11
Mary Keitany of Kenya and Lelisa Desisa of Ethiopia won the New York City Marathon on Sunday, with Keitany dominating the strong women’s field for ...

Man City routs Southampton

Mon, 11/05/2018 - 03:07
Manchester City displayed ruthless efficiency on Sunday, raising questions over who can keep a second straight Premier League crown from Pep Guardiola’s team.Raheem Sterling scored ...

MVP Takuya’s ‘Kai Cannon’ key to Hawks’ Japan Series conquest

Mon, 11/05/2018 - 02:14
The Fukuoka SoftBank Hawks must’ve known something was off.Hiroshima Carp shortstop Kosuke Tanaka, who had led off Game 6 of the Japan Series with a ...

Japan’s Yuzuru Hanyu cruises to Helsinki GP title with season’s best score

Sun, 11/04/2018 - 19:20
Two-time defending Olympic men’s champion Yuzuru Hanyu wasn’t at his best, but still blew away the field to win the ISU Grand Prix of Figure ...

Ex-Japan goalkeeper Yoshikatsu Kawaguchi to retire

Sun, 11/04/2018 - 06:17
Goalkeeper Yoshikatsu Kawaguchi, a member of Japan’s national squad at four World Cup finals, will retire at the end of the season, his J. League ...

Brex stomp Lakestars to maintain high-flying form

Sun, 11/04/2018 - 06:09
When the Tochigi Brex are in sync on offense, they are a very dangerous team.The nucleus of their 2016-17 B. League championship team remains intact, ...

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