Shiraiwa joins Mao, Ando in record books with victory

| Oct 6, 2015

Shiraiwa joins Mao, Ando in record books with victory

“So sophisticated, so sensitive, so young, so incredible.” Yuna Shiraiwa received high praise after her free skate from announcer Ted Barton on the International Skating Union’s broadcast of the Junior Grand Prix in Logrono, Spain, on Friday night. Shiraiwa made history there when she ...

Blatter's stain on game proving very lame

| Sep 29, 2015

Blatter's stain on game proving very lame

“Blatter is a dead man walking … “ That is how the email I received from investigative journalist Andrew Jennings began back in July. This was days before the award-winning author was set to testify before a U.S. Senate subcommittee on corruption in international ...

Kajikawa using power of sport to improve society

| Jul 28, 2015

Kajikawa using power of sport to improve society

In the increasingly cynical world we live in it seems like true believers are becoming a dying breed. The cold, hard reality of everyday life having taken a toll on optimism and enthusiasm. Good news, these days, sometimes appears as elusive as finding the ...