Category Archives: Other Sports

Bolt predicts his world records could stand for 15-20 years

Bolt predicts his world records could stand for 15-20 years

Bolt predicts his world records could stand for 15-20 years Usain Bolt is feeling no pressure in retirement, confident his best times can remain world records for decades. The only…

World Cup qualifying spots on line in last games in Asia

World Cup qualifying spots on line in last games in Asia

World Cup qualifying spots on line in last games in Asia soccer SEOUL, South Korea For five countries still contending for two direct spots at the World Cup, the Asian…

Japanese car rentals include stickers that read: 'A foreigner is driving'

Japanese car rentals include stickers that read: ‘A foreigner is driving’

Japanese car rentals include stickers that read: ‘A foreigner is driving’ Japan has been really hard at work in preparation for the Olympic Games, and a whole slew of changes…

Japan calls for int'l action after N Korea's 6th nuclear test

Japan calls for int’l action after N Korea’s 6th nuclear test

Japan calls for int’l action after N Korea’s 6th nuclear test Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe called Sunday for the international community to “show a strong will to protect world…

Halilhodzic lives to fight another day as Japan reaches 2018 World Cup

Halilhodzic lives to fight another day as Japan reaches 2018 World Cup

Halilhodzic lives to fight another day as Japan reaches 2018 World Cup Japan’s beleaguered head coach Vahid Halilhodzic will live to fight another day after his side qualified for their…

Japan's Daniel, Sugita advance at U.S. Open

Japan’s Daniel, Sugita advance at U.S. Open

Japan’s Daniel, Sugita advance at U.S. Open Japan’s Taro Daniel hopes that Rafael Nadal won’t come out with all guns blazing when he faces the Spanish legend for a place…

Tennis: Date calls time on career

Tennis: Date calls time on career

Tennis: Date calls time on career Japan’s Kimiko Date called time on her tennis career at the age of 46 on Monday, saying she was no longer able to perform…

Konta, Ferrer crash out of U.S. Open

Konta, Ferrer crash out of U.S. Open

Konta, Ferrer crash out of U.S. Open Seventh-seeded Johanna Konta lost in the first round of the U.S. Open on Monday, stunned by 78th-ranked Serbian Aleksandra Krunic 4-6, 6-3, 6-4….

North Korea's missile lands off Japan's east

North Korea’s missile lands off Japan’s east

North Korea’s missile lands off Japan’s east Government officials say the missile was launched toward the northeast at around 5:58 AM on Tuesday, Japan Time. They suspect a missile split…

Axelsen, Okuhara win badminton gold at World Championships

Axelsen, Okuhara win badminton gold at World Championships

Axelsen, Okuhara win badminton gold at World Championships Denmark’s Viktor Axelsen fulfilled a childhood dream by beating the legendary Lin Dan in straight games to claim the men’s singles gold…