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Marines starter Chihaya Sasaki, reliever Toshiya Nakamura blank reeling Fighters

Thu, 08/15/2019 - 06:52
A trip to visit the Hokkaido Nippon Ham Fighters was just what the doctor ordered for Chiba Lotte Marines pitcher Chihaya Sasaki.The Fighters, meanwhile, are ...

For Canada’s water polo teams, Pan American Games provided valuable testing ground

Thu, 08/15/2019 - 05:40
The Canada water polo national teams have made steady progress since holding training camps last summer in Morioka, Iwate Prefecture, according to Justin Oliveira, Water ...

JFA plans tactical changes for Nadeshiko Japan boss Asako Takakura’s squad ahead of Olympics

Thu, 08/15/2019 - 04:25
Asako Takakura will remain as women’s national head coach for the 2020 Tokyo Olympics, but she will be tasked with giving her team a new ...

Marlins CEO Derek Jeter noncommittal on Don Mattingly’s future as manager

Thu, 08/15/2019 - 02:51
His club seemingly headed to a second consecutive last-place finish in the NL East, Miami Marlins CEO Derek Jeter isn’t ready to disclose whether manager ...

Yuma Kagiyama looks to continue father’s legacy

Thu, 08/15/2019 - 02:29
The sports landscape is filled with sons of famous fathers who could not live up to the family name. Many have tried to emulate success ...

Yoshihito Nishioka defeats injured Kei Nishikori in Western & Southern Open second round

Thu, 08/15/2019 - 02:10
World No. 5 Kei Nishikori suffered a 7-6 (7-2), 6-4 defeat to 77th-ranked Yoshihito Nishioka on Wednesday in a second-round contest at the Western & ...

Soccer star Emiliano Sala exposed to harmful carbon monoxide in plane crash

Thu, 08/15/2019 - 02:01
Argentine soccer player Emiliano Sala and his pilot were exposed to dangerous levels of carbon monoxide before their small plane crashed in the English Channel, ...

Liverpool beats Chelsea to lift Super Cup

Thu, 08/15/2019 - 01:59
Adrian may never play more than a smattering of games for Liverpool, but he’ll be remembered for his “crazy week.”The backup goalkeeper turned penalty hero ...

Angels’ Albert Pujols sets career hit record for foreign-born players

Thu, 08/15/2019 - 01:59
Los Angeles Angels slugger Albert Pujols doesn’t want to talk about his growing list of accomplishments until his career comes to an end.That leaves the ...

Former NBA forward Ike Diogu joins Susanoo Magic

Thu, 08/15/2019 - 01:04
Nigeria national team captain Ike Diogu, a well-traveled former NBA player, will begin the next chapter of his pro career with the Shimane Susanoo Magic.The ...

All Blacks make drastic changes for second Bledisloe Cup match

Thu, 08/15/2019 - 00:43
New Zealand’s preparations for the Rugby World Cup appear in disarray after coach Steve Hansen was forced to drop two of his most experienced players ...

Springboks change all 15 starters for RWC warm-up match against Argentina

Wed, 08/14/2019 - 23:59
South Africa has changed all 15 starters for its Rugby World Cup warmup test against Argentina, including the recall of captain Siya Kolisi for his ...

New Zealand gets best of Japan’s ‘Big Three’ in warm-up game

Wed, 08/14/2019 - 07:07
Japan’s men’s national team was left with a bitter pill to swallow after a 104-87 loss against New Zealand on Wednesday in a warm-up game ...

Swallows put on show at plate while Masanori Ishikawa dominates on mound against BayStars

Wed, 08/14/2019 - 07:06
Tetsuto Yamada and Keiji Obiki both bagged three-run homers in the first inning, opening the floodgates as the Tokyo Yakult Swallows blew away the Yokohama ...

Hosei University stuns first-division side Gamba in Emperor’s Cup

Wed, 08/14/2019 - 06:58
Gamba Osaka made a stunning exit from the Emperor’s Cup on Wednesday, losing 2-0 to Hosei University in the third round of the competition.Ryotaro Onishi ...

Yuto Horigome looking to secure Tokyo Olympic berth at worlds

Wed, 08/14/2019 - 05:50
Japanese skateboarder Yuto Horigome said Wednesday he is aiming to secure a 2020 Tokyo Olympics berth by finishing on the podium at the park world ...

Gotoku Sakai to join Vissel

Wed, 08/14/2019 - 05:49
Following more than 200 games in the German first and second divisions, former Japan defender Gotoku Sakai will return to the J. League with Vissel ...

Stephen Curry embraces new beginning with Warriors, praises Kevin Durant

Wed, 08/14/2019 - 05:49
Someday, years or even decades from now, at one of those celebratory reunions teams like to do, Stephen Curry knows he and Kevin Durant will ...

Tigers rough up Yusei Kikuchi; Kyle Seager lifts M’s with three-homer night

Wed, 08/14/2019 - 04:11
Kyle Seager left Comerica Park with the first three-homer game of his career and he had no idea how it happened.Seager homered in the fourth, ...

Wataru Endo joins Stuttgart on loan

Wed, 08/14/2019 - 03:10
Japan international Wataru Endo has joined German second division side Stuttgart on a one-year loan, the club announced Tuesday.Endo, 26, arrives on loan from Belgian ...

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