Category Archives: 2020 Tokyo Olympics

Japan coach faces review after Iraq World Cup qualifying draw

Japan coach faces review after Iraq World Cup qualifying draw

Japan coach faces review after Iraq World Cup qualifying draw Japan coach Vahid Halilhodzic was facing a performance review on Wednesday after a 1-1 draw with Iraq set back his…

Japan warms up for World Cup qualifier with draw against Syria

Japan warms up for World Cup qualifier with draw against Syria

Japan warms up for World Cup qualifier with draw against Syria Japan limbered up for next week’s World Cup qualifier against Iraq with a 1-1 draw with Syria in a…

Nishikori's erratic loss to Murray reflects his French Open

Nishikori’s erratic loss to Murray reflects his French Open

Nishikori’s erratic loss to Murray reflects his French Open Kei Nishikori’s French Open ended with an appropriately erratic performance against top-ranked Andy Murray in the quarterfinals. The 2-6, 6-1, 7-6…

Team New Zealand capsizes in America's Cup challenger race

Team New Zealand capsizes in America’s Cup challenger race

Team New Zealand capsizes in America’s Cup challenger race Emirates Team New Zealand capsized at the start of an America’s Cup challenger semifinal race Tuesday on Bermuda’s stormy Great Sound,…

Alien Ramen: In space no one can hear you complain…

Alien Ramen: In space no one can hear you complain…

Alien Ramen: In space no one can hear you complain… Aliens come in all shapes and sizes from the fun-loving party animal Alf to the prissy know-it-all The Great Gazoo….

Djokovic, Muguruza, Nadal advance; Venus Williams beats Nara at French Open

Djokovic, Muguruza, Nadal advance; Venus Williams beats Nara at French Open In contrasting fashion, defending champions Novak Djokovic and Garbine Muguruza both advanced to the third round at the French…

Japan's low jobless rate masks grim reality

Japan’s low jobless rate masks grim reality

Japan’s low jobless rate masks grim reality Japanese employers are scrambling to find staff, unemployment is at its lowest level in more than two decades and the labor market is…

PlayStation 4: an unsung retro gaming hero

PlayStation 4: an unsung retro gaming hero

PlayStation 4: an unsung retro gaming hero If you’ve got a PS4, you might assume it’s just one of those new-fangled computer gaming devices the young people use for whizzbang…

Sato still reveling in Indy triumph

Sato still reveling in Indy triumph

Sato still reveling in Indy triumph Still ecstatic on Tuesday at his new place in history as the first Japanese driver to win “The Greatest Spectacle in Racing,” Sato posed…

Nishikori, Venus Williams through to third round at Australian Open

Nishikori ousts Kokkinakis; Osaka exits French Open

Nishikori ousts Kokkinakis; Osaka exits French Open PARIS – World No. 9 Kei Nishikori advanced to the second round of the French Open on Tuesday, when Japan’s women crashed out…