Sports

Tokyo's Olympics may become known as the 'Robot Games'

Mar 15, 2019

Tokyo's Olympics may become known as the "Robot Games."

Ichiro arrives in Tokyo, a sure sign baseball only days away

Mar 15, 2019

Ichirio Suzuki has arrived in Tokyo, a sure sign baseball is only days away from starting

Ichiromania returns to Japan: Will he retire, or won't he?

Mar 14, 2019

Ichiro Suzuki is returning to Japan for what might be his final appearance in the major leagues

Ulsan, Kawasaki earn 1-0 wins in Asian Champions League

Mar 13, 2019

One Brazilian missed his best chance for a goal, and another Brazilian punished him for it

Tick tock, tick tock: Tokyo Olympics clock hits 500-day mark

Mar 12, 2019

The Tokyo Olympic clock has hit 500 days to go

Asian Cup host UAE fined $150K for fans targeting Qatar

Mar 11, 2019

Asian Cup host United Arab Emirates has been fined $150,000 for fan misconduct during the team's semifinal loss to eventual champion Qatar

Namibian Johannes wins Nagoya Women's Marathon

Mar 10, 2019

Helalia Johannes of Namibia won the Nagoya Women's Marathon, upsetting Kenyans Visiline Jepkesho and Valary Jemeli

What goes up: Striker faces long drop after goal celebration

Mar 9, 2019

Striker Anderson Lopes may keep his goal celebrations more down to earth in future after an unexpected twist

Liu Hong of China sets WR in women's 50K race walk

Mar 9, 2019

Liu Hong of China has set a world record in the women's 50-kilometer race walk, becoming the first woman to finish the event in under 4 hours

Thai playmaker Chanathip Songkrasin raises profile in Japan

Mar 7, 2019

With soccer booming in Southeast Asia, Chanathip Songkrasin's move to Japan has been a win-win situation for both the Thai playmaker and the J-League