Category Archives: Other Sports

Japan beats S Africa 34-32 to record biggest upset in rugby history

Japan beats S Africa 34-32 to record biggest upset in rugby history

Japan produced the greatest upset rugby has ever seen Saturday as they beat South Africa 34-32 in the opening game of Pool B at the Rugby World Cup. A try…

Nishikori crashes at U.S. Open in first round

Nishikori crashes at U.S. Open in first round

NEW YORK – Japanese fourth seed Kei Nishikori, last year’s runner-up, crashed out Monday in the first round of the U.S. Open, while Serena Williams’ path to tennis history lost…

Gold medalists Seto, Hoshi, Watanabe gain confidence in Kazan, shift focus to improvement before Rio Games

Gold medalists Seto, Hoshi, Watanabe gain confidence in Kazan, shift focus to improvement before Rio Games

Gold medalists Seto, Hoshi, Watanabe gain confidence in Kazan, shift focus to improvement before Rio Games With the gold medals they won in Russia, three Japanese swimmers added shining accolades…

Williams set sights on Ferrari

Williams set sights on Ferrari

Williams set sights on Ferrari The race for second place in the Constructors’ Championship is set to intensify over the next few races with Williams looking to overhaul Ferrari. After…

WBC CLAIMS DE LA HOYA SERIOUS ABOUT RING RETURN

WBC CLAIMS DE LA HOYA SERIOUS ABOUT RING RETURN

WBC CLAIMS DE LA HOYA SERIOUS ABOUT RING RETURN It should be noted age is not necessarily a factor since heavyweight champion George Foreman came out of retirement and at…

Japan not ready to pack bags at Women's World Cup

Japan not ready to pack bags at Women’s World Cup

Japan not ready to pack bags at Women’s World Cup VANCOUVER — The Netherlands may have a double reason to topple the defending champions but Japan coach Norio Sasaki warned…

Honda remains upbeat despite F1 problems

Honda remains upbeat despite F1 problems

Honda remains upbeat despite F1 problems SPIELBERG, AUSTRIA – Honda is committed to Formula One and expects its relationship with McLaren to become a winning one despite current problems with…

Parents of schoolboy liable for Y15 million after wayward soccer ball leads to man’s death

Parents of schoolboy liable for Y15 million after wayward soccer ball leads to man’s death

Parents of schoolboy liable for Y15 million after wayward soccer ball leads to man’s death   TOKYO — The Supreme Court of Japan has set a ruling date of April…

BOXING “PEOPLE POWER” VICTORIOUS

BOXING “PEOPLE POWER” VICTORIOUS

BOXING “PEOPLE POWER” VICTORIOUS Open your eyes. How relieving that the elusive fight will at last come true, but how disturbing that the pound-for-pound “lord” is being canonized by toxic…

The fight of the new century

The fight of the new century

  The fight of the new century TOKYO — A long-anticipated match between boxing champions, characterized by many as the “fight of the century,” is at last coming to pass….