Japan, U.S. to battle for football supremacy

Jul 18, 2015

Japan, U.S. to battle for football supremacy

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Once again Japan and the United States will fight each other for the world championship of American football. World No. 3 Japan (2-1) defeated fourth-ranked Mexico (1-2) 35-7 on Wednesday at Tom Benson Hall of Fame Stadium in Canton, Ohio, in International Federation of ...

Multisport culture failing to take root in Japan

Jul 11, 2015

Multisport culture failing to take root in Japan

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Do we have anyone like Bo Jackson or Deion Sanders in Japan? Or the environment to potentially produce athletes like them? The answer would be simply “no,” or “most unlikely,” wouldn’t it? In recent years, the value of playing multiple sports has been a ...

Wide receiver Kurihara invited to NFL Veteran Combine

Mar 22, 2015

Wide receiver Kurihara invited to NFL Veteran Combine

Wide receiver Takashi Kurihara on Sunday will participate in the inaugural NFL Veteran Combine at the Arizona Cardinals’ practice facility in Tempe, Arizona. The Veterans Combine will present an opportunity to free agent players to showcase their skills to the NFL club just like ...