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BayStars push Carp to brink of elimination

9 hours 1 min ago
The Yokohama BayStars moved to within one win of their first Japan Series berth in 19 years with a 4-3 win over the Hiroshima Carp ...
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Donald Trump to play golf with Hideki Matsuyama during Japan visit

10 hours 21 min ago
U.S. President Donald Trump told Prime Minister Shinzo Abe that he was delighted he’d be able to play a round of golf with world No. ...
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World champion Murata satisfied after realizing dream

12 hours 9 min ago
After getting a full night’s sleep, newly crowned WBA middleweight champion Ryota Murata is finally letting the seventh-round technical knockout victory sink in and speaking ...
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Hawks have look of budding dynasty after latest triumph

13 hours 24 min ago
In what has almost become a rite of fall, the Fukuoka SoftBank Hawks paraded around a field with a banner in tow in celebration of ...
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Patriots rout Falcons in Super Bowl rematch

16 hours 9 min ago
To Tom Brady and the New England Patriots, this was simply an extension of last February’s Super Bowl.For the Atlanta Falcons, it was another dose ...
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Dodgers turn to Darvish for Game 3

Mon, 10/23/2017 - 05:49
Right-hander Yu Darvish will start in Game 3 of the World Series, Los Angeles Dodgers manager Dave Roberts said Sunday before practice at Dodger Stadium.Roberts ...
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Harry Kane scores brace as Tottenham runs circles around Liverpool

Mon, 10/23/2017 - 04:02
Harry Kane scored twice as Tottenham dismantled a defensively deficient Liverpool to win 4-1 Sunday at Wembley Stadium in front of a record Premier League ...
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Yuki Togashi takes center stage as Jets beat Evessa

Sun, 10/22/2017 - 13:41
Chiba Jets point guard Yuki Togashi had the scorer’s touch in Sunday’s series finale against the Osaka Evessa.Wisely, the Jets kept things simple and cleared ...
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Ryota Murata beats Hassan N’Dam in rematch to claim WBA middleweight world title

Sun, 10/22/2017 - 13:00
Olympic gold medalist Ryota Murata has obtained another shining treasure.Five months after he lost in a controversial split decision, the 31-year-old Murata gave a dominant ...
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Eagles manager Nashida to stay; Matsui set to move on

Sun, 10/22/2017 - 12:23
Manager Masataka Nashida will return next season for a third year at the helm of the Tohoku Rakuten Golden Eagles, team owner Hiroshi Mikitani said ...
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Goya strikes late to claim draw for Gamba at Urawa

Sun, 10/22/2017 - 12:15
Substitute Hiroto Goya snatched a last-gasp equalizer to earn a point for Gamba Osaka in a pulsating 3-3 draw away to Asian Champions League finalists ...
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Nadeshiko Japan beats Switzerland in friendly

Sun, 10/22/2017 - 10:35
Substitutes Emi Nakajima and Mina Tanaka were on target to give former women’s world champion Japan a 2-0 win at home to Switzerland in an ...
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Kiseki takes Kikka-sho for first G1 win

Sun, 10/22/2017 - 09:31
Top favorite Kiseki powered to victory on Sunday to capture the Kikka-sho, the last race of the Japanese triple crown.Ridden by Italian jockey Mirco Demuro, ...
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Darvish to start Game 2 or 3 of Fall Classic

Sun, 10/22/2017 - 09:19
Los Angeles Dodgers right-hander Yu Darvish is expected to start either Game 2 or 3 of the World Series against the Houston Astros, manager Dave ...
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Shinsuke Kashiwagi takes young Diamond Dolphins under wing

Sun, 10/22/2017 - 09:00
While he may not be officially listed as such, veteran point guard Shinsuke Kashiwagi is a de facto player/coach for the Nagoya Diamond Dolphins.Before this ...
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No. 2 Penn State routs No. 19 Michigan

Sun, 10/22/2017 - 08:57
The whiteout at Penn State is one of the most mesmerizing scenes in college football. With more than 100,000 fans dressed in white, Beaver Stadium ...
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Hawks earn spot in Japan Series

Sun, 10/22/2017 - 08:14
The Fukuoka SoftBank Hawks clinched the Pacific League Climax Series’ Final Stage on Sunday with a 7-0 win over the Tohoku Golden Rakuten Eagles to ...
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Nikola Vucevic leads way as Magic snap losing streak against LeBron, Cavs

Sun, 10/22/2017 - 08:05
The Orlando Magic certainly know how to end a long losing streak.Nikola Vucevic scored 23 points and the Magic snapped a 17-game skid against the ...
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Wallabies coach not getting carried way with win over All Blacks

Sun, 10/22/2017 - 07:52
Australia coach Michael Cheika is determined the Wallabies will not get carried away with their 23-18 victory over New Zealand on Saturday and warned them ...
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Okazaki strikes in Leicester win

Sun, 10/22/2017 - 06:44
Shinji Okazaki scored his fourth league goal of the season to help Leicester City beat Swansea City 2-1 away Saturday, as the Foxes claimed their ...
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