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  1. Sport - China - VOLLEYBALL

    'Tired' China lose again as Japan snatch Macau leg of World Grand Prix

    Posted Aug 17th 2014, 10:39pm

    ... Chan Kin-wa in Macau kinwa.chan@scmp.com Mainlanders unable to match fresher Japanese this time around but still qualify for Tokyo finals Japan snatch Macau leg as 'tired' China lose again Japan claimed honours in the Macau leg of the women's World Grand Prix series on Sunday after pulling off a 3-1 win over China in the last match of the three-day tournament. Led ...

    http://www.scmp.com/sport/china/article/1575612/tired-china-lose-again-japan-snatch-macau-leg-world-grand-prix
  2. Sport - Soccer

    Neymar beats players 'on autopilot' say Japan neurologists

    Posted Jul 25th 2014, 10:17pm by AFP

    ... swimmers were also subjected to the same tests, added Naito of Japan's National Institute of Information and Communications Technology. Naito concluded in his paper that the test results ... their footwork and technique." Naito told Japan's Mainichi newspaper: "Reduced brain activity means less burden which allows [the player] to perform many complex movements at once. We ...

    http://www.scmp.com/sport/soccer/article/1559256/neymar-beats-players-autopilot-say-japan-neurologists
  3. Sport - Rugby

    Questions remain as Japan, Singapore chase ‘super’ hero status

    Posted Jul 25th 2014, 12:56pm by Alvin Sallay

    ... Either Singapore or Japan will have a team in the Super Rugby competition by 2016. Sanzar, the governing body of the southern hemisphere’s premier club competition, has confirmed one ... its hand. Surely, Japan is the only serious candidate. They have all the ingredients in place – a blossoming corporate rugby scene which includes many top players from Australia and New ...

    http://www.scmp.com/sport/rugby/article/1558910/questions-remain-japan-singapore-chase-super-hero-status
  4. Sport - Other Sport

    2020 Olympic Games crucial for future of Japan

    Posted Jul 24th 2014, 11:16pm by AFP

    ... for future of Japan Six years to the day before the start of the 2020 Tokyo Olympics, its top brass predict the Games will have as significant an impact as those of 1964, which marked Japan ... on the vast city's skyline. "The world has changed beyond recognition since 1964," he said. "But constants remain. Japan has something unique in its culture to offer the world. ...

    http://www.scmp.com/sport/other-sport/article/1558413/2020-olympic-games-crucial-future-japan
  5. Sport - Racing

    Zac Purton aborts Japan stint to seek treatment for heel injury

    Posted Jul 21st 2014, 10:33am by Michael Cox

    ... Michael Cox michael.cox@scmp.com Purton cuts short Japan stint over heel injury Despite riding in tremendous form, newly crowned Hong Kong champion jockey Zac Purton has aborted his off-season stint in Japan after aggravating a heel injury and was flying home to Australia on Sunday night to seek specialist treatment. Purton had won two of the three races he had contested ...

    http://www.scmp.com/sport/racing/article/1556876/zac-purton-returns-australia-seek-treatment-heel-injury
  6. Sport - Soccer - JAPAN

    Mexican Javier Aguirre to become Japan's new coach, say reports

    Posted Jun 30th 2014, 09:32pm by AFP

    ... for Blue Samurai: reports Mexican Javier Aguirre has agreed to become Japan's new coach following the resignation of Alberto Zaccheroni after his side's World Cup flop, media reported ... The Japan Football Association (JFA) said no formal decision had been made, but the former Espanyol manager could travel to Japan to be unveiled next month, the Nikkan Sports daily reported. ...

    http://www.scmp.com/sport/soccer/article/1543748/mexican-javier-aguirre-become-japans-new-coach-say-reports
  7. Sport - Rugby

    Asian Games warning shot heard loud and clear by rivals

    Posted Aug 27th 2014, 02:45pm by Alvin Sallay

    ... last year with Japan winning three. So it was a huge surprise to come up against South Korea, who knocked out the Asian champions 28-21 in the semi-finals. One player who will have extra ... Kong grabbed the psychological high ground. The women, meanwhile, knocked out Japan 10-5 in the semi-finals to march into their first Cup final, with Natasha Olson-Thorne their outstanding ...

    http://www.scmp.com/sport/rugby/article/1581133/asian-games-warning-shot-heard-loud-and-clear-rivals
  8. Sport - Rugby

    Buoyant Hong Kong women aim high in World Series qualifiers

    Posted Aug 26th 2014, 09:20pm by Alvin Sallay

    ... challenge. It’s the second tier of international teams Anna Richards Hong Kong stunned favourites Japan 10-5 to book their berth against China in the Cup final. It was a bridge too far, ... "It's the second tier of international teams. "The likes of Netherlands, Brazil, France, Japan and China have all been playing on the circuit for the past year. "I would like to see us ...

    http://www.scmp.com/sport/rugby/sevens/article/1580873/buoyant-hong-kong-women-aim-high-world-series-qualifiers
  9. News - Asia - WRESTLING

    Japanese lawmaker in effort to 'build peace' with pro-wrestling extravaganza in North Korea

    Posted Aug 29th 2014, 10:14am by AP

    ... that he will seek world peace from one of the world’s most isolated countries. The visit by Antonio Inoki, an opposition party lawmaker, comes as Japan and North Korea, which have never had diplomatic relations, are trying to resolve major outstanding issues. Japan last month lifted some unilateral sanctions against North Korea in return for its opening of a fresh probe ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/asia/article/1581650/japanese-lawmaker-effort-build-peace-pro-wrestling-extravaganza-north
  10. Sport - Rugby

    Hong Kong kick off Asian series with stylish wins

    Posted Aug 24th 2014, 12:37am by Alvin Sallay

    ... and a feisty Philippines outfit 24-0. Hong Kong will now meet Singapore in the Cup quarter-finals with Sri Lanka or Malaysia in store in the semi-finals. Asian champions Japan were unbeaten ... Japan and Hong Kong, Japan winning three and Hong Kong one. On yesterday's evidence another showdown between the arch-rivals looks likely. Baber, who only joined the Hong Kong set-up last ...

    http://www.scmp.com/sport/rugby/sevens/article/1580248/hong-kong-kick-asian-series-stylish-wins

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