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  1. Skateboarding World Championship Brazil 2019

    Brazilian women take one-two finish in street final

    Brazilian skateboarders finished one-two in the female category of the Street League World Championships on Sunday, a result that moved them ...
  2. Naomi Osaka holds athe trophy aloft after winning the Pan Pacific Open in Osaka

    Tennis: Naomi Osaka ends title drought at home Pan Pacific Open

    Japan's Naomi Osaka ended an eight-month title drought by winning the Pan Pacific Open in her home city on Sunday, her first trophy since her ...
  3. Rugby World Cup 2019 - Pool A - Japan v Russia

    Japan Crown Prince Akishino declares 2019 World Cup open

    Japan's Crown Prince Akishino declared the 2019 Rugby World Cup open on Friday, welcoming the tournament to Asia for the first time.
  4. Russian and Japanese fans participate in a boat race drinking game during bonding dinner on the eve

    Japanese and Russian fans party before World Cup opener

    The Rugby World Cup's power to bring people together was abundantly clear on Thursday as Japanese and Russian fans sang songs and competed in ...
  5. People take photos at a closed gate of Tokyo Stadium, a day before the start of the Japan 2019 Rugb

    Rugby: A leap into the great wide open at Asia's first World Cup

    The leaders of the game have lined up all week proclaiming the ninth Rugby World Cup as "historic" and for once the hyperbole was not misplaced as ...
  6. FILE PHOTO: 2019 Badminton World Championships

    Badminton: India's Sindhu primed for Tokyo gold, says coach

    Pusarla Sindhu will be a strong contender for the women's gold medal at next year's Tokyo Olympics but the 24-year-old's recent World Championship ...
  7. Combination picture shows former TEPCO Chairman Katsumata and Takekuro and Muto, former vice presid

    Japan court acquits ex-TEPCO executives over Fukushima disaster

    A Tokyo court cleared on Thursday three former Tokyo Electric Power executives of negligence for the 2011 Fukushima disaster, the only criminal ...
  8. Japanese fans have been out in force ahead of the Rugby World Cup

    'Rugby-mania': Praise for Japan as World Cup excitement grows

    Organisers said the Rugby World Cup was set to break broadcast records and grow the game in Asia as excitement builds in Japan, with huge crowds ...
  9. Gabriel Medina of Brazil rides a wave in the men's heats of the ISA World Surfing Games

    Surfing: Brazil fires warning shot in Olympic qualifier