Category Archives: Other Sports

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….

What We Learned At Jerez

What We Learned At Jerez

What We Learned At Jerez   Mercedes are getting more reliable.  Nico Rosberg set the tone for the four-day test with his opening day tally of 157 laps. In all,…

Op-Ed: Mayweather-Pacquiao could generate over $30 million in gate sales

Op-Ed: Mayweather-Pacquiao could generate over $30 million in gate sales

Op-Ed: Mayweather-Pacquiao could generate over $30 million in gate sales   One of the main sources of revenue for the planned Mayweather-Pacquiao fight tentatively set for May 2 at the…