Smile Japan aims for more glory

More Sports / Ice Hockey Feb 17, 2017

Smile Japan aims for more glory

Having achieved its main objective of the season by qualifying for next year's Olympics, the women's national ice hockey team, Smile Japan, turns its attention to the Asian Winter Games. On Sunday, the women completed a clean sweep of their final Olympic qualifying pool by ...

Japanese women punch ticket for Pyeongchang Games

More Sports / Ice Hockey Feb 12, 2017

Japanese women punch ticket for Pyeongchang Games

The Japanese women's ice hockey team qualified for next year's Pyeongchang Olympics on Sunday with a 3-1 victory over Germany. Moeko Fujimoto, Shoko Ono and Hanae Kubo scored for Japan, which qualified for its first sport at Pyeongchang next February. Smile Japan will make its ...