The Tokyo Yakult Swallows infielder went 13 games without a homer before completing the season in style with a solo blast in the seventh inning.
The native of Saitama won his third race of the season and is only two points back in the overall standings with four rounds remaining.
The 37-year-old Mongolian grappler defeated Takayasu to become the oldest championship winner in the modern era.
The 22-year-old native of Kanagawa Prefecture still has lots to prove and team bosses see plenty of potential.
The No. 8 maegashira is off to his best start ever and is one win ahead of Tamawashi at the 15-day tournament.
The Swallows cleanup hitter, at the tender age of 22, matches legendary slugger Sadaharu Oh and sets his sights on the single-season home run record.
Sumo’s Flying Monkey gave the fans a thrill with the biggest victory of his career on this second day at Ryogoku Kokugikan.
The Mongolian is bidding for his eighth Emperor’s Cup and needed all the strength he could muster against the determined komusubi wrestler.
Mongolian yokozuna Terunofuji, who captured his seventh title in May, aims to get back to his winning ways at the 15-day tournament in Tokyo.
One of the most popular wrestlers in the history of the sport is teaming up with other grapplers in Japan to help the people of Ukraine.
International ice hockey is back in Asia after a long absence due to COVID-19. The Asia League regular season will run through March 5, 2023.
Japan’s most popular professional baseball team is in a malaise that has seen it drop as low as fifth in the Central League standings.