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Editorials Sep 10, 2018

Naomi Osaka, our newest hero

We hope that Naomi Osaka's victory in the U.S. Women's Open championship will help Japan to better appreciate its diversity and the richness and opportunity it creates.

Kimiko Date tips Naomi Osaka as future No. 1

More Sports / Tennis Sep 10, 2018

Kimiko Date tips Naomi Osaka as future No. 1

After becoming a Grand Slam champion, Naomi Osaka can follow her historic U.S. Open triumph by becoming the first Japanese player to become No. 1 in the world, predicts former Japanese great Kimiko Date. Though Osaka's moment of glory was overshadowed by Serena Williams' meltdown ...

Sharapova admits to failing drug test

More Sports / Tennis Mar 8, 2016

Sharapova admits to failing drug test

Maria Sharapova's tennis career and Olympic hopes are in jeopardy, and she claims it's all because she failed to click on a link in an email that would have told her to stop taking meldonium. The five-time major champion says she failed a doping test ...