Ando directs Shimane’s high-powered offense and leads the B. League in assists, while Okada’s long-range shooting is a key element of Shinshu’s attack.
The WBA champion returns to the ring for the first time in two years against a successful, battle-tested opponent.
Balanced scoring carries the B. League club to its third consecutive victory as it stays tied for the East Division lead.
The B. League first-division club took a four game winning streak into its midweek showdown against West rival Ryukyu Golden Kings.
Riding a five-game winning streak, the Jets are one of three teams with 5-1 records to open the 2021-22 season.
For Ryukyu, a 14-0 scoring run to open the fourth quarter sparked a spirited comeback against Tokyo at Okinawa Arena.
Four sports ー gymnastics, judo, swimming and wrestling ー have provided the vast majority of the nation’s top-three finishes in Olympic competitions.
Japan, the defending Olympic men's gymnastics team champion, will compete at the Tokyo Games with four Olympic debutantes, Daiki Hashimoto, Kazuma Kaya, Wataru Tanigawa and Takeru...
Hirano is poised to become Japan's fifth athlete to appear in the Winter Games and Summer Games. Tokyo 2020 President Seiko Hashimoto was one of the...
The Brex played better in all facets of the game and bounced back from a blowout loss to the Jets.
Fifth-year coach Fujitaka Hiraoka, a steady, resolute figure on the sideline, and his players completed their remarkable journey with a 98-75 victory over the Ibaraki Robots...
Several Hanshin players are having productive seasons at the plate to help carry the team to the top.