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Three Japanese win prizes at Lausanne ballet competition in Switzerland

National Feb 10, 2019

Three Japanese win prizes at Lausanne ballet competition in Switzerland

Japan's Sumina Sasaki won third prize Saturday at this year's Prix de Lausanne, a prestigious international competition for young ballet dancers. Two other Japanese, Yu Wakizuka and Mio Sumiyama, took fourth and eighth, respectively, at the 47th annual competition in the Swiss city of Lausanne. Sasaki, ...

Patra's mysterious past has led her to you

Our Lives | ADOPT ME! Feb 10, 2019

Patra's mysterious past has led her to you

The beautiful green-eyed Patra came to ARK after her owner was hospitalized last year and she lost her home. As to what happened before all that, her story remains a mystery. Being an older cat, Patra had a very difficult time at the shelter in ...

Georgina Garcia-Perez destroys Japan in Fed Cup

Tennis Feb 10, 2019

Georgina Garcia-Perez destroys Japan in Fed Cup

Spain's Georgina Garcia-Perez, ranked 161st in the world, drove a stake through Japan's heart on Sunday by completing wins in all three of her matches for a 3-2 victory in their Fed Cup World Group II first-round tie. Forced to play doubles due to a ...

New signing Kosuke Kinoshita makes sudden impact for Sint-Truiden

Soccer Feb 10, 2019

New signing Kosuke Kinoshita makes sudden impact for Sint-Truiden

Kosuke Kinoshita celebrated his debut with Sint-Truiden by scoring the late winner, four minutes after entering as a substitute in Saturday's 2-1 Belgian top-flight victory over Waasland-Beveren. The 24-year-old Kinoshita, who has been playing in Europe since he was 18, moved last month from Swedish ...

Shohei Ohtani visits former Fighters teammates at spring camp

Baseball / MLB Feb 10, 2019

Shohei Ohtani visits former Fighters teammates at spring camp

Shohei Ohtani took a break from his rehabilitation program on Saturday to visit his former Hokkaido Nippon Ham Fighters teammates in Arizona. The slugging Los Angeles Angels pitcher and American League rookie of the year is entering his second major league season since the Fighters ...

Wales picks up 11th straight win

Rugby Feb 10, 2019

Wales picks up 11th straight win

Wales equaled its own record for consecutive wins after overcoming a plucky Italy 26-15 in Six Nations rugby on Saturday. Italy scored the only try of the first half and only trailed 12-7 at halftime. Wales didn't score a try until the 53rd minute and ...

Former yokozuna Kisenosato reflects on end of career

Sumo Feb 10, 2019

Former yokozuna Kisenosato reflects on end of career

Recently retired yokozuna Kisenosato showed little emotion on the raised ring, but he has since revealed that the final days of his injury-troubled career were anxious ones as he tried to prove he belonged at the sport's highest rank. But looking back on his 17-year ...