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Real Madrid loan Japan’s Kubo to Mallorca – China.org.cn

Real Madrid’s 18-year-old Japanese winger Takefusa Kubo will spend this season on loan at newly promoted Mallorca after passing a medical with the club.Kuko flew to the island on Thursday and underwent a medical with the club before the deal was confirmed.”I have thought about other options, but I am happy to join Mallorca and…

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Kubo, Abe and Japan’s plan to dominate world football – MARCA.com
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Kubo, Abe and Japan’s plan to dominate world football – MARCA.com

International Football They want to win the World Cup in 2050Barcelona have signed Hiroki Abe from Kashima Antlers, one of the brightest young Japanese talents.The 20-year-old made his move shortly after Real Madrid had signed another young Japanese sensation, Takefusa Kubo, who has been dubbed the Japanese Lionel Messi and actually played at Barcelona’s La Masia…

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Wimbledon: Japan’s Kei Nishikori advances to quarterfinals – The Mainichi
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Wimbledon: Japan’s Kei Nishikori advances to quarterfinals – The Mainichi

WIMBLEDON, England (Kyodo) — Japan’s Kei Nishikori advanced to the quarterfinals at Wimbledon for the second straight year on Monday following a fourth-round victory over Mikhail Kukushkin of Kazakhstan. The eighth-seeded Nishikori claimed a 6-3, 3-6, 6-3, 6-4 win over the world No. 58 Kukushkin on No. 2 Court at the prestigious grass-court major. He…

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Tokyo 2020 | Japan’s new Olympic stadium is 90% complete – Nikkei Asian Review
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Tokyo 2020 | Japan’s new Olympic stadium is 90% complete – Nikkei Asian Review

11K Want to watch this again later? Sign in to add this video to a playlist. Sign in Like this video? Sign in to make your opinion count. Sign in Don’t like this video? Sign in to make your opinion count. Sign in Published on Jul 3, 2019TOKYO — Japan’s new Olympic stadium opened its…

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Japan’s dream dashed as China win 11th Sudirman Cup title – CGTN
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Japan’s dream dashed as China win 11th Sudirman Cup title – CGTN

China’s electrifying Sudirman Cup ride reached a happy ending on Sunday afternoon as the hosts dismantled top-seeded Japan 3-0 in Nanning, south China’s Guangxi Zhuang Autonomous Region, lifting their 11th mixed-team badminton world championship. World men’s doubles champion Li Junhui and Liu Yuchen got the ball rolling after they outclassed Hiroyuki Endo and Yuta Watanabe…

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Home calamity as Japan’s male 4x100m runners fail to make final at IAAF World Relays in Yokohama – Insidethegames.biz
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Home calamity as Japan’s male 4x100m runners fail to make final at IAAF World Relays in Yokohama – Insidethegames.biz

Japan’s 4x100m men’s sprinters, who famously took silver at the Rio 2016 Games, suffered calamity on home ground today as they were disqualified in their heat on the opening day of the International Association of Athletics Federations World Relays event in Yokohama – which is a qualifier for this year’s IAAF World Championships in Doha.…

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Football: Japan’s Yoshida blasts Asian Cup ‘stupidity’ before final – Channel NewsAsia
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Football: Japan’s Yoshida blasts Asian Cup ‘stupidity’ before final – Channel NewsAsia

ABU DHABI: Japan captain Maya Yoshida has warned that problems on and off the pitch are embarrassing the Asian Cup as the Blue Samurai prepare to face Qatar in Friday’s (Jan 31) final.The Southampton defender called on tournament organisers to deal swiftly with incidents of “stupidity” that, according to Yoshida, risk damaging the reputation of Asian…

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Kisenosato, Japan’s last sumo remaining champion, retires – BBC News
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Kisenosato, Japan’s last sumo remaining champion, retires – BBC News

Image copyright Reuters Image caption Kisenosato gave a tearful news conference to announce his retirement Japan’s last remaining home-grown sumo champion has announced his retirement after a string of tournament losses.Kisenosato Yutaka said he had been struggling with injuries but had wanted to continue wrestling to repay fans for their support. In 2017, he became…

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Meet Japan’s ‘Ninja Boy’, the prodigy who aims to stun Mayweather

View photosJapan’s Tenshin Nakusawa is a surprise opponent for American great Floyd MayweatherJapanese kickboxer Tenshin Nasukawa, who aims to make history by defeating boxing superstar Floyd Mayweather Jr, claims his left-hook is like a “bolt of lightning” that will “change the world”.The baby-faced southpaw with a blond quiff, who is only a few months out…

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Japan’s Osaka claims fourth place in women’s rankings
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Japan’s Osaka claims fourth place in women’s rankings

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Japan’s Osaka claims fourth place in women’s rankings

Japan’s US Open champion Naomi Osaka rose to fourth place in the latest WTA rankings released Monday on the strength of her outstanding form in recent weeks. US Open Women’s Single champion Naomi Osaka of Japan with Serena Williams of the US during their Women’s Singles Finals match at the 2018 US Open.Romania’s Simona Halep…

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Japan’s Naomi Osaka climbs to 4th in world women’s rankings
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Japan’s Naomi Osaka climbs to 4th in world women’s rankings

Published 9:34 PM, October 08, 2018 Updated 9:34 PM, October 08, 2018 UP TWO NOTCHES. Thanks to her US Open triumph, Japan’s Naomi Osaka improves two places higher in the world rankings. File photo by Chris Trotman/Getty Images for USTA/AFP PARIS, France – Japan’s US Open champion Naomi Osaka rose to fourth place in the…

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Japan’s Osaka claims fourth place in women’s rankings
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Japan’s Osaka claims fourth place in women’s rankings

Japan’s US Open champion Naomi Osaka rose to fourth place in the latest WTA rankings released Monday on the strength of her outstanding form in recent weeks. Romania’s Simona Halep tops the table ahead of second-placed Caroline Wozniacki of Denmark with Germany’s Angelique Kerber holding onto third place. Osaka, aged 20, who reached the semi-finals…

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