Nashida unruffled by WBC brawl

| Mar 12, 2013

Nashida unruffled by WBC brawl

Japan head coach Masataka Nashida said Monday he had no worries about his team getting involved in any brawls such as the one that marred Saturday’s first-round Pool D game between Mexico and Canada. The first-round tiebreaker rewards teams for lopsided victories, encouraging Canada ...

Dutch stun Cuba in opener

| Mar 9, 2013

Dutch stun Cuba in opener

by Jason Coskrey

Jonathan Schoop walked into the Netherlands’ postgame news conference just as he was finishing off a small cup of ice cream. If anyone deserved a treat, it was Schoop, who spent the previous three hours doing everything possible to finish off Cuba. Schoop helped ...