Tokyo 2020's chances looking good

| Jun 29, 2013

Tokyo 2020's chances looking good

by Ed Odeven

The much-anticipated IOC 2020 Evaluation Commission Report, which was made public on Tuesday, shines the spotlight on the strengths and weaknesses of the three candidate cities. Tokyo, Madrid and Istanbul now have a little more than two months to find ways to increase support ...

Canseco's MMA debut a farce

| May 31, 2009

Canseco's MMA debut a farce

by Kaz Nagatsuka

It was exactly what you’d call a chaban, or a farce. Former major league star slugger Jose Canseco made his debut in mixed martial arts on Tuesday night at Yokohama Arena. The 44-year-old, who had spent a colorful but controversial 17-year career in the ...