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TOKYO - When hiring Alberto Zaccheroni, the Japan Football Association was convinced the Italian coach's calm demeanor and European know-how was the perfect combination to take the national team to the next level at the World Cup.
TOKYO - Keisuke Honda senses a growing confidence within the Japan team, and expects it will translate into results at the World Cup.
TOKYO - IOC inspectors concluded their first meetings with organizers of the 2020 Tokyo Olympics on Friday and said they were impressed with preparations for the games and inclusion of women on the board.
SAITAMA, Japan - Mao Asada of Japan topped the free skate on Saturday to capture her third world figure skating title.
SAITAMA, Japan - International Skating Union President Ottavio Cinquanta said he hasn't received a formal complaint from South Korea over the judging of the women's figure skating competition at the Sochi Olympics.
TOKYO - Japanese teenager Yuzuru Hanyu is aiming to add a world title to his Olympic gold medal when the World Figure Skating Championships begin Wednesday.