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2020 Tokyo Olympics: Skateboarding

July 22, 2019

In this picture taken on July 2, 2019, reigning Asian Games champion Kensuke Sasaoka shows his skateboarding skills during a training in the city of Ama, Aichi prefecture. – The Japanese number one Kensuke Sasaoka could be joined at Tokyo

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Spain soccer

July 22, 2019

RC Deportivo’s new signing Gaku Shibasaki (C) poses with Deportivo Coruna’s President, Pazo Zas, (L) and Sports Director, Carmelo del Pozo, during his presentation at the Riazor stadium in La Coruna, Spain, 22 July 2019. Japanese Shibasaki will play for

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2020 Tokyo Olympics: Karate

July 22, 2019

This photo taken on June 23, 2019 shows young Japanese karate competitor Mahiro Takano (C) training in Nagaoka, Niigata Prefecture. – The petite schoolgirl is used to punching above her weight — since taking up karate in kindergarten she has

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2019 World Championships Women’s 100 meter backstroke event

July 22, 2019

USA’s Olivia Smoliga, USA’s Kathleen Baker and Japan’s Natsumi Sakai compete in a heat for the women’s 100m backstroke event during the swimming competition at the 2019 World Championships at Nambu University Municipal Aquatics Center in Gwangju, South Korea, on

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International CSI Ascona Equestrian

July 22, 2019

Karen Polle of Japan on With Wings competes during the International CSI Ascona Equestrian event in Ascona, Switzerland, 21 July 2019. EPA/SAMUEL GOLAY Jiji Press

Pacquiao captures WBA super welter title by split decision over Thurman

July 21, 2019

Manny Pacquiao edged Keith Thurman with a split decision to capture the W0rld Boxing Association ( WBA) super welterweight division title on Saturday night in Las Vegas. It was the 62nd win by Pacquiao against seven losses and two draws.

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INTERVIEW: Koike vows barrier-free city legacy for 2020 Tokyo Games

July 18, 2019

Tokyo–Tokyo Governor Yuriko Koike expressed Wednesday her hopes of leaving a barrier-free city as a legacy of the 2020 Tokyo Olympic and Paralympic Games, about a year before the quadrennial sporting event. “In 2035, one out of three people in

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2019 Artistic swimming world championships

July 18, 2019

Japan’s team compete in the free combination artistic swimming event during the 2019 World Championships at Yeomju Gymnasium in Gwangju on July 18, 2019. (Photo by François-Xavier MARIT / AFP) Jiji Press