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Brave Blossoms’ Amanaki Mafi gets trial date on assault charge

Wed, 08/14/2019 - 03:10
Amanaki Lelei Mafi is likely free to play for Japan at the Rugby World Cup next month after the date of his trial on a ...

Phillies hire former manager Charlie Manuel as hitting coach

Wed, 08/14/2019 - 03:10
The Philadelphia Phillies have turned to the most successful manager in franchise history to revive their feeble offense.The Phillies hired Charlie Manuel to replace John ...

Sumo wrestlers beat heat, make new fans at summer camps

Wed, 08/14/2019 - 02:45
For many, the words “training camp” and “summer” are synonymous with American football and particularly the NFL.Ever since George Plimpton’s 1966 book “Paper Lion” first ...

Bellmare manager Cho Kwi-jea rocked by power harassment allegations

Wed, 08/14/2019 - 02:43
The remaining days of one of the J. League’s most tenacious managers may be numbered.This week’s conclusion of the summer transfer window has been largely ...

Ajax escapes early Champions League exit against PAOK

Tue, 08/13/2019 - 20:32
Last season’s Champions League semifinalist Ajax came close to crashing out in qualifying Tuesday, coming from behind to beat PAOK Thessaloniki 5-4 on aggregate.On a ...

Venus Williams upsets Bertens in Ohio; sister Serena withdraws

Tue, 08/13/2019 - 20:10
Going small paid off big for Venus Williams.Tuesday didn’t go as well for sister Serena. On a day when back problems forced the younger Williams ...

Giants’ Golden Tate suspended for fertility drug use

Tue, 08/13/2019 - 19:52
New York Giants wide receiver Golden Tate has had the appeal of his four-game suspension for a violation of the NFL’s policy on performance enhancers ...

Colts expect Andrew Luck to miss preseason with ankle area injury

Tue, 08/13/2019 - 19:35
The Indianapolis Colts believe lingering pain in Andrew Luck’s lower left leg will likely force their starting quarterback to miss the rest of the preseason.They’re ...

Curt Schilling says he may run for Congress in Arizona

Tue, 08/13/2019 - 19:34
Former major league pitcher Curt Schilling says he’s thinking about running for Congress in Arizona.Schilling confirmed in an email to The Arizona Republic on Monday ...

Tempers flare in Lions’ rout of Buffaloes

Tue, 08/13/2019 - 07:17
Shuta Tonosaki hit a three-run, first-inning home run, leading the Seibu Lions to an 11-4 victory over the Orix Buffaloes on Tuesday that saw two ...

Barcelona officials travel to Paris for Neymar talks: reports

Tue, 08/13/2019 - 06:21
Barcelona officials headed to France on Tuesday for talks with Paris Saint-Germain to seal a return to the Spanish club for Brazilian star Neymar, reports ...

Jose Luis ‘Tata’ Brown, 1986 World Cup hero, dies at 62

Tue, 08/13/2019 - 05:40
World Cup winner Jose Luis Brown, who scored Argentina’s opening goal in the 1986 World Cup final against West Germany, has died at the age ...

Wizards slated to begin NBA season at Dallas on Oct. 23

Tue, 08/13/2019 - 03:28
Rookie forward Rui Hachimura and the Washington Wizards are scheduled to play a trio of road games to begin the 2019-20 NBA campaign, it was ...

Blue Jays pound out 13 extra-base hits in rout

Tue, 08/13/2019 - 02:41
Held off the scoreboard Sunday in a 1-0 loss to the Yankees, the Toronto Blue Jays bounced back with their biggest offensive outburst of the ...

Hurricanes re-sign GM Don Waddell to multi-year contract extension

Tue, 08/13/2019 - 02:07
The Carolina Hurricanes have re-signed team president and general manager Don Waddell to a contract extension.Owner Tom Dundon announced the signing of the multi-year deal ...

Liverpool’s Alisson expected to miss next few weeks with a calf injury, manager Jurgen Klopp says

Tue, 08/13/2019 - 02:07
Liverpool manager Jurgen Klopp said he expects goalkeeper Alisson’s calf injury to keep him on the sidelines for “the next few weeks,” starting with Wednesday’s ...

Paralympic schedule, ticket prices revealed

Tue, 08/13/2019 - 01:35
With just over a year until the 2020 Tokyo Paralympic Games open on Aug. 25, 2020, officials on Tuesday announced detailed schedules and ticket prices ...

Brown loses grievance over helmet

Mon, 08/12/2019 - 23:51
Oakland Raiders receiver Antonio Brown lost his grievance with the NFL on Monday over his use of an old helmet that is no longer certified ...

Brave Blossoms climb to No. 9 in world rankings

Mon, 08/12/2019 - 23:20
Japan climbed two spots in the world rankings to ninth, according to World Rugby’s announcement on Monday, two days after clinching the Pacific Nations Cup ...

Lowry withdraws from World Cup team

Mon, 08/12/2019 - 22:19
Kyle Lowry of the NBA champion Toronto Raptors has withdrawn from the pool of candidates USA Basketball is considering to take to the FIBA World ...

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