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Japanese Tennis Player Osaka at French Open 2018 Grand Slam

May 29, 2018

Paris, France- Naomi Osaka of Japan played against Sofia Kenin of the USA during their women’s first round match during the French Open tennis tournament at Roland Garros in France last May 28. Spectators also came to cheer Osaka during

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Kakuryu Vows Undefeated Championship in Next Tournament

May 28, 2018

Tokyo- Yokozuna Kakuryu vowed Monday to go undefeated at the next grand sumo tournament in July, after marking his second straight victory in the May tournament that ended Sunday. “I’m happy that I was able to achieve my major goal

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Tanaka throws in first inning

May 28, 2018

New York, USA- New York Yankees starting pitcher Masahiro Tanaka of Japan throws to the Los Angeles Angels in the first inning of their MLB game at Yankee Stadium in New York last May 27. EPA/JASON SZENES- Jiji Photo

Kwansei Gakuin Rejects 2nd Answer by Nihon Univ. over Dirty Play

May 27, 2018

Nishinomiya, Hyogo Pref.- Kwansei Gakuin University’s American football team said Saturday that it can hardly accept Nihon University’s second reply to the team’s inquiries about the much-heralded dangerous tackle against its quarterback in a recent match. Holding a press conference

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Nihon Univ. President Apologizes for Dangerous Tackle

May 27, 2018

Tokyo- Nihon University President Kichibee Otsuka on Friday offered an apology for a dangerous tackle by a member of the university’s American football team, an incident that sparked a nationwide controversy in Japan. “We apologize for causing injury with a

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Akita Puppy Presented to Russian Figure Skater Zagitova

May 26, 2018

Moscow- A three-month-old female Akita puppy was presented to Russian figure skater Alina Zagitova on Saturday. At a ceremony in Moscow, the 16-year-old gold medal winner in women’s figure staking singles at the 2018 Pyeongchang Winter Olympics in South Korea

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Nihon Univ. Questioned by Sports Agency over Tackle

May 25, 2018

Tokyo- Nihon University officials were questioned by the Japan Sports Agency on Thursday about a controversial dangerous tackle by a player of the university’s American football team that injured an opponent player. During a match in Tokyo on May 6,

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Barcelona Star Iniesta Joins Vissel Kobe with Record Pay in Japan

May 25, 2018

Tokyo- Spanish soccer star Andres Iniesta will move from FC Barcelona to Japanese club Vissel Kobe, likely becoming the highest-paid-ever player in Japan’s professional football league. The club based in Kobe, western Japan, announced his transfer on Thursday. The 34-year-old

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