- Urawa Reds beat Gamba Osaka to maintain lead in J-League Updated: May-02-15 6:06 am
SAITAMA, Japan - Zlatan Ljubijankic scored the only goal on Saturday as Urawa Reds beat treble winners Gamba Osaka 1-0 to keep its lead in the J-League standings.
- Old companies thrive in brand-loyal Japan adapting to times Updated: Apr-27-15 3:34 am
KYOTO, Japan - Successful businesses shine for a few years, then nimbler competitors outwit them in a constant cycle that spans being feted to forgotten in less than a generation. But Japan has something different: thousands of companies that have prospered for centuries.
- Kashiwa reaches ACL knockout stage with 3-2 win over Jeonbuk Updated: Apr-22-15 7:38 pm
Japanese club Kashiwa Reysol secured a spot in the knockout stage of the Asian Champions League with a 3-2 win over Jeonbuk Motors on Wednesday night.
- Kazuto Ioka takes WBA flyweight title from Reveco Updated: Apr-22-15 1:05 pm
OSAKA, Japan - Japanese boxer Kazuto Ioka beat Juan Carlos Reveco of Argentina for the WBA flyweight title Wednesday by a majority decision.
- Japan's maglev train breaks own speed record at 603 kph Updated: Apr-21-15 7:41 am
TOKYO - A Japanese maglev that is the fastest passenger train in the world has broken its own speed record.
- Yamanaka beats Santillan to defend WBC bantamweight title Updated: Apr-16-15 11:00 am
OSAKA, Japan - Shinsuke Yamanaka knocked out Diego Santillan in the seventh round Thursday to defend his WBC bantamweight title.