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Marquez eyes MotoGP crown on Honda's home turf

17 Oct 2018

TOKYO Marc Marquez knows his Honda team would love to celebrate winning the MotoGP title on home turf at the Japanese Grand Prix on Sunday but the Spaniard is offering no guarantees.

Soccer: Japan's young guns beat Uruguay 4-3 in thriller

16 Oct 2018

TOKYO Japan made it three wins out of three under new coach Hajime Moriyasu with a thrilling 4-3 victory over Uruguay in a friendly on Tuesday night in Saitama.

Soccer-Japan’s young guns beat Uruguay 4-3 in thriller

16 Oct 2018

TOKYO, Oct 16 Japan made it three wins out of three under new coach Hajime Moriyasu with a thrilling 4-3 victory over Uruguay in a friendly on Tuesday night in Saitama.

Not everyone in favour of ESports in Olympic fold

11 Oct 2018

TOKYO The possibility of esports joining the Olympics program has gained traction in recent years but not everybody involved in the sport favours it.

World champs Japan hope to bring wheelchair rugby to the masses

10 Oct 2018

TOKYO Japan, hosts of the next Paralympic Games in 2020 and reigning wheelchair rugby world champions, know they are in a unique position to promote the fast-paced, hard-hitting sport.

Tennis - Qualifier Medvedev stuns Nishikori to win Japan Open title

07 Oct 2018

TOKYO Russian qualifier Daniil Medvedev stunned home favourite Kei Nishikori in the final to claim the Japan Open title after a comfortable 6-2 6-4 victory in Tokyo on Sunday.

Tennis-Qualifier Medvedev shocks Nishikori to win Japan Open

07 Oct 2018

TOKYO, Oct 7 Russian qualifier Daniil Medvedev stunned home favourite Kei Nishikori in Tokyo on Sunday, winning the final of the Japan Open 6-2 6-4 in just over one hour.

Tennis - Nishikori through to Japan Open final against Medvedev

06 Oct 2018

TOKYO Home favourite Kei Nishikori defeated Frenchman Richard Gasquet 7-6(2) 6-1 in the semi-finals of the Japan Open on Saturday, setting up a final against Russian qualifier Daniil Medvedev.

Tennis: Nishikori through to Japan Open final against Medvedev

06 Oct 2018

TOKYO Home favourite Kei Nishikori defeated Frenchman Richard Gasquet 7-6(2) 6-1 in the semi-finals of the Japan Open on Saturday, setting up a final against Russian qualifier Daniil Medvedev.

UPDATE 1-Tennis-Nishikori through to Japan Open final against Medvedev

06 Oct 2018

* Will face Russian Medvedev in final (Adds Nishikori quotes)

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