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Funeral for “Iron Man” Sachio Kinugasa held in Tokyo

Funeral for “Iron Man” Sachio Kinugasa held in Tokyo

25/04/2018, Japan, Multi Sports, Japan Publications, Article # 26520389
Relatives and friends bid farewell to Sachio Kinugasa, a baseball Hall of Famer nicknamed “Iron Man,” in a private funeral held in Tokyo on Wednesday.Mourners ...

https://www.japantimes.co.jp/sports/2018/04/25/baseball/japanese-baseball/funeral-iron-man-sachio-kinugasa-held-tokyo/
Sunwolves make two changes ahead match against Hurricanes

Sunwolves make two changes ahead match against Hurricanes

25/04/2018, Japan, Multi Sports, Japan Publications, Article # 26520302
Head coach Jamie Joseph made just two changes to his starting XV Wednesday as the Sunwolves go from facing the 2017 Super Rugby champions to ...

https://www.japantimes.co.jp/sports/2018/04/25/rugby/sunwolves-make-two-changes-ahead-match-hurricanes/
Boxer Daigo Higa suspended indefinitely for failing to make weight

Boxer Daigo Higa suspended indefinitely for failing to make weight

25/04/2018, Japan, Multi Sports, Japan Publications, Article # 26520303
The Japan Boxing Commission announced Wednesday that Daigo Higa’s license has been suspended indefinitely following his failure to make weight for a world title bout ...

https://www.japantimes.co.jp/sports/2018/04/25/more-sports/boxing-2/boxer-daigo-higa-suspended-indefinitely-failing-make-weight/
Kei Nishikori retires from first match at Barcelona Open

Kei Nishikori retires from first match at Barcelona Open

25/04/2018, Japan, Multi Sports, Japan Publications, Article # 26520304
Kei Nishikori retired from his first match at the Barcelona Open on Wednesday just three days after contesting an ATP Masters Series final with world ...

https://www.japantimes.co.jp/sports/2018/04/25/more-sports/tennis/kei-nishikori-retires-first-match-barcelona-open/
Same old squabbles preventing Japanese rugby from capitalizing on gains of 2015

Same old squabbles preventing Japanese rugby from capitalizing on gains of 2015

25/04/2018, Japan, Multi Sports, Japan Publications, Article # 26519197
Rock legend Bruce Springsteen may not be the most obvious person to quote when starting a new column on Japanese rugby.After all, ‘The Boss’ is ...

https://www.japantimes.co.jp/sports/2018/04/25/rugby/old-squabbles-preventing-japanese-rugby-capitalizing-gains-2015/
Powerhouse Nihon University keeps churning out sumo talent

Powerhouse Nihon University keeps churning out sumo talent

25/04/2018, Japan, Multi Sports, Japan Publications, Article # 26518549
When the rankings for the upcoming Summer Grand Sumo Tournament are released next Monday, Endo should find himself among sumo’s top four ranks for the ...

https://www.japantimes.co.jp/sports/2018/04/25/sumo/powerhouse-nihon-university-keeps-churning-sumo-talent/
Same old squabbles preventing Japanese rugby from capitalizing on gains of 2015

Same old squabbles preventing Japanese rugby from capitalizing on gains of 2015

25/04/2018, Japan, Multi Sports, Japan Publications, Article # 26518857
Three years ago, the Brave Blossoms produced one of the biggest upsets rugby — and indeed any sport — has ever seen when they beat ...

https://www.japantimes.co.jp/sports/2018/04/25/rugby/old-squabbles-preventing-japanese-rugby-capitalizing-gains-2015/
Japan women’s basketball team steadily gathering speed on road to Tokyo Olympics

Japan women’s basketball team steadily gathering speed on road to Tokyo Olympics

25/04/2018, Japan, Multi Sports, Japan Publications, Article # 26518550
Despite the disadvantages in height and size, those involved in Japanese women’s basketball believe Japan’s women can reach their lofty goals by just executing their ...

https://www.japantimes.co.jp/sports/2018/04/25/basketball/japan-womens-basketball-team-steadily-gathering-speed-road-tokyo-olympics/
Rugby Australia looking to deepen ties with Japan

Rugby Australia looking to deepen ties with Japan

25/04/2018, Japan, Multi Sports, Japan Publications, Article # 26518080
Rugby Australia CEO Raelene Castle said Tuesday night she was looking to strengthen links with Japan not just for Rugby World Cup 2019 and the ...

https://www.japantimes.co.jp/sports/2018/04/25/rugby/rugby-australia-looking-deepen-ties-japan/
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