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Bombs away as Warriors win long-ball shootout over Nets

Mon, 10/29/2018 - 05:31
Stephen Curry set an NBA record after draining seven 3-pointers en route to a 35-point performance as the Golden State Warriors defeated the Brooklyn Nets ...

Kenta Maeda, Hideki Matsui to appear in MLB All-Star series

Mon, 10/29/2018 - 05:28
MLBKYODO Los Angeles Dodgers right-hander Kenta Maeda was added Monday to the major league all-star team that will take on Samurai Japan next month, while ...

Giants’ Tomoyuki Sugano wins second straight Sawamura Award

Mon, 10/29/2018 - 05:20
Yomiuri Giants ace Tomoyuki Sugano was named winner of the prestigious Eiji Sawamura Award on Monday for the second straight year.The 29-year-old is the first ...

Kei Nishikori upset by Kevin Anderson in Erste Bank Open final

Mon, 10/29/2018 - 04:49
Kei Nishikori was denied his first ATP Tour title in two years and eight months when he was defeated 6-3, 7-6 (7-3) by No. 2 ...

Review blasts Cricket Australia’s win-at-all-costs approach

Mon, 10/29/2018 - 04:38
Cricket Australia has been described as arrogant and bent on winning at all costs in a review of its culture and governance commissioned after the ...

Hawks positive despite slow start to Japan Series

Mon, 10/29/2018 - 04:18
The Fukuoka SoftBank Hawks wrapped up the first two games of the 2018 Japan Series without any wins.But they remain positive after avoiding two losses. ...

SoftBank hopes for home advantage as Japan Series shifts to Fukuoka

Mon, 10/29/2018 - 04:15
The Fukuoka SoftBank Hawks are finally back home.After a prolonged period of playing on the road, the Hawks returned to Fukuoka on Monday as the ...

Lewis Hamilton wins fifth Formula One title

Mon, 10/29/2018 - 03:39
Lewis Hamilton claimed his fifth world championship on Sunday to draw level with Juan Manuel Fangio in the Formula One record books when he finished ...

Hakuho in prime position to claim 42nd title in Fukuoka

Mon, 10/29/2018 - 02:25
Mongolian Hakuho will go into next month’s Kyushu Grand Sumo Tournament at the summit of the sport’s mountain in the top east yokozuna slot, according ...

Retired ‘Ai-chan’ leaves table tennis in good hands

Mon, 10/29/2018 - 02:12
On the announcement of her retirement, four-time table tennis Olympian Ai Fukuhara said that by paving the way for Japan’s new generation of stars, she ...

Colts kicker Adam Vinatieri sets NFL scoring record

Mon, 10/29/2018 - 01:32
Adam Vinatieri has made plenty of tougher kicks in his career. The two last-second field goals to win Super Bowls, a 45-yarder through the snow ...

Postseason superhero Kris Johnson pitches Carp to victory

Mon, 10/29/2018 - 01:04
Kris Johnson took the mound in front of the Hiroshima Carp’s red-clad fans and threw warmup tosses. His usual warmup music, the song “White Ranger ...

Leicester City owner confirmed dead after helicopter crash

Sun, 10/28/2018 - 22:41
Leicester City’s owner Vichai Srivaddhanaprabha died in a helicopter crash along with four others on Saturday evening outside the English Premier League club’s stadium in ...

Dominant Red Sox clinch World Series in five games

Sun, 10/28/2018 - 22:32
The quest is complete. Yes, these 2018 Red Sox really are that great.David Price proved his postseason mettle, Steve Pearce homered twice and Boston beat ...

Rey de Oro’s final sprint gives Lemaire third straight win

Sun, 10/28/2018 - 06:14
Rey de Oro thundered down the final stretch to win the Autumn Tenno-Sho at Tokyo Racecourse on Sunday.French jockey Christophe Lemaire guided the four-year-old colt, ...

B-Corsairs run out of steam in loss to Sunrockers

Sun, 10/28/2018 - 06:05
The Yokohama B-Corsairs played a stellar first half on Sunday afternoon, building a sizable lead against the Sunrockers Shibuya.Facing a 15-point deficit, the hosts then ...

Seiya Suzuki drills three RBIs as Carp silence Hawks in Game 2

Sun, 10/28/2018 - 05:45
This time there was a winner.Kris Johnson, Seiya Suzuki and the rest of the Hiroshima Carp made sure of it. Johnson delivered a strong performance ...

Giants may release former Red Sox closer Koji Uehara

Sun, 10/28/2018 - 04:15
Days after former big leaguer Koji Uehara announced he was eager to continue playing next season, the Yomiuri Giants are considering releasing the 43-year-old reliever, ...

Jay Bothroyd nets brace as Consadole beat Grampus

Sun, 10/28/2018 - 03:56
Former England international Jay Bothroyd struck twice in the first half to lead visiting Consadole Sapporo to a 2-1 win over 10-man Nagoya Grampus in ...

Tied Japan Series opener the latest new experience for Carp’s Johnny Hellweg

Sun, 10/28/2018 - 03:30
Johnny Hellweg’s first experience in the Japan Series didn’t exactly end the way he thought it might.Of all the scenarios the 29-year-old reliever may have ...

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