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International Soccer, Sports

Japan off to a losing start in new World Cup qualifying round

Japan off to a losing start in new World Cup qualifying round

Japan star-player Keisuke Honda isn’t happy with the referee who didn’t see that second-half substitute Takuma Asano’s shot had clearly crossed the goal line. (Photo by Yusuke Nakanishi/AFLO) UAE’s Ismail […]

Other Sports

International Basketball Federation Meets to Decide Host for 2019 FIBA Basketball World Cup

International Basketball Federation Meets to Decide Host for 2019 FIBA Basketball World Cup

(Click on the image above to view the full gallery) Tokyo, Japan – China and Philippines 2019 bid committee members Yao Ming (L) and Manny Pacquiao (R) pose for the […]

Women's Soccer

FIFA Women’s World Cup Canada 2015: Australia 0-1 Japan

FIFA Women’s World Cup Canada 2015: Australia 0-1 Japan

(Click on the image above to view the full gallery) Edmonton, Canada – Shinobu Ono (L) and Laura Alleway (R) in action during the FIFA Women’s World Cup Canada 2015 […]

Sports, Women's Soccer

Nadeshiko Japan through to World Cup Last 8

Nadeshiko Japan through to World Cup Last 8

Japan women’s soccer team qualified for the FIFA World Cup Canada 2015 quarter finals by beating Holland 2-1 on Tuesday evening in Vancouver. Saori Ariyoshi hit home a loose ball […]

International Soccer, Sports

Samurai Blue Road to Brazil 2014

Samurai Blue Road to Brazil 2014

FIFA World Cup Brazil 2014 Asian Qualifier Final Round – Australia 1-1 Japan (Click on the image above to view the full gallery) (L to R) Shinji Okazaki (JPN), Tim […]