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Japan rugby legend Seiji Hirao

Japan rugby legend Seiji Hirao

Seiji Hirao in action for Japan vs Ireland. (Photo by Akito Mizutani/AFLO) The Japanese rugby legend died aged 53 on October 20, 2016.  Hirao played in three World Cups for Japan […]

Golf, Sports

Japan Open Golf Championship 2016

Japan Open Golf Championship 2016

Hideki Matsuyama of Japan tees off during the first round of Japan Open Golf Championship 2016 at Sayama Golf Club, Saitama, Japan. (All photos by Sho Tamura/NipponNews.net) Ryo Ishikawa of […]

Olympic Games, Sports

Japanese Rio Olympic & Paralympic Games Medalists Parade in Tokyo

Japanese Rio Olympic & Paralympic Games Medalists Parade in Tokyo

Japanese medalists of Rio 2016 Olympic and Paralympic Games wave to spectators during a parade from Ginza to Nihonbashi, Tokyo, Japan. (All photos by AFLO) Over 80 medalists from the […]

Sports, Wheels

Lewis Hamilton makes his own fun at the Japanese F1 Grand Prix

Lewis Hamilton makes his own fun at the Japanese F1 Grand Prix

(L-R) Lewis Hamilton (GBR) shares a joke with Fernando Alonso (ESP) on OCTOBER 6, 2016 during a press conference for the Japanese Formula One Grand Prix at Suzuka Circuit in […]

Other Sports, Sports

New Japan basketball B.LEAGUE launches with sell-out crowd

New Japan basketball B.LEAGUE launches with sell-out crowd

A new basketball league launched on Thursday 22nd September with the first game between Alvark Tokyo and Ryukyu Golden Kings held at the Yoyogi National Gymnasium in Tokyo. Our photographer, […]