Reds stifled in bid to take lead

Nov 7, 2015

Reds stifled in bid to take lead

Urawa Reds drew 1-1 with Kawasaki Frontale on Saturday to give Sanfrecce Hiroshima one hand on the J. League overall points title with one game of the regular season remaining. Shinzo Koroki scored in the 28th minute at Saitama Stadium to give Reds — ...

Jones signs off with plea for Japan to keep momentum

Nov 2, 2015

Jones signs off with plea for Japan to keep momentum

Outgoing national rugby team coach Eddie Jones bid farewell to Japan on Monday with a warning that the Brave Blossoms must keep winning to make the 2019 Rugby World Cup a success. Jones, who led Japan to a historic three victories at this year’s ...

Antlers capture 6th Nabisco Cup

Oct 31, 2015

Antlers capture 6th Nabisco Cup

Kashima Antlers lit the touchpaper in the second half to beat Gamba Osaka 3-0 and win the Nabisco Cup for a record sixth time on Saturday. Kashima dominated the match in front of 50,828 at Saitama Stadium but had to wait until the 60th ...

Reds edge FC Tokyo

Oct 24, 2015

Reds edge FC Tokyo

Urawa Reds stayed neck-and-neck with Sanfrecce Hiroshima in the race for the J. League overall points title after a rip-roaring 4-3 win over FC Tokyo on Saturday. Urawa, which went into the game trailing Sanfrecce only on goal difference at the top of the ...

Tokyo 2020 organizers launch fresh search for Olympic logo

Oct 16, 2015

Tokyo 2020 organizers launch fresh search for Olympic logo

Tokyo 2020 organizers on Friday launched their search for a new Olympic logo with a call for the public to reclaim the games after the original design was scrapped last month following accusations of plagiarism. The Tokyo 2020 Emblems Selection Committee is inviting all ...