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MLS Cup highlights a year of rising Asian stars


Shark crosses the Pacific: Parra joins Yomiuri Giants



Striker Sam Kerr joins Women’s Super League leader Chelsea


Asian stars lead their teams to the NWSL championship match



As Japan braced for typhoon, rugby squad trained in the rain


Samoa’s tattooed rugby players covering up at times in Japan


A panda is the mascot for the 2022 Beijing Olympics



Chinese players give hope for Asian future in the WNBA


Ko’s record bogey-free streak ends at 114 holes in Portland


Asians in American sports w Asian Americans in world sports

Hawai‘i, Japan unexpectedly battle for third place at Little League World Series


Seattle’s Yusei Kikuchi throws 2-hitter for first shutout


Want Tokyo Olympic tickets? No problem if you have $60,000


Tokyo’s summer heat forces triathlon test to be shortened


Can Tokyo’s efficient rail system handle Olympic strain?


Sam Kerr focused on leading Red Stars to NWSL title


Yuka Saso wins Girls Junior PGA Championship


Li Na’s tennis journey to stretch from China to Hall of Fame



32-team field approved for 2023 FIFA Women’s World Cup


Year to go to Tokyo Games, with costs, ticket demand rising

A different era: Oda wins Japan’s first Olympic gold in 1928

MLB scraps 2020 Asia opener; Manfred eyes more Europe games



Women’s World Cup

France 2019


Japan hails Hachimura’s NBA selection as new era for sport


Rookie right-hander Yamamoto sees success with the Marlins


Role model Lin becomes first Asian-American NBA champion


Japan, China, others hope to advance to WWC knockout round


Ohtani homers off Kikuchi in Angels’ 12-3 win over Seattle


American version of Junichi Tazawa to pitch in Japan


Sam Kerr to lead Australia squad at Women’s World Cup


No experience needed: Japan opts for Women’s World Cup youth


Providence Park is ready for home openers June 1-2


Three top-five finishes highlight a strong Asian year at the Masters


NWSL’s seventh season opens, looks for bump in World Cup year



A legend’s retirement kicks off a season packed with Asian talent




Ichiro walks off into history in "sayonara" at Tokyo Dome


Ichiromania returns to Japan: Will he retire, or won’t he?

Tick tock, tick tock: Tokyo Olympics clock hits 500-day mark

Liu’s youth, Chen’s consistency highlight national skating victories


Naho Kawasumi traded to Sky Blue FC, Thorns announce preseason tourney

Jeremy Lin gets bought out, signs with Raptors

Naomi Osaka wins Australian Open for second major, top ranking

Rui Hachimura of Japan poised for NBA stardom

Young Samoan Tuiloma provides defensive strength for Timbers

Yusei Kikuchi finalizes $56M, 4-year contract with the Seattle Mariners

Tua Tagovailoa’s season for the ages


Jeremy Lin looks for another fresh start


Asian NWSL players lead their teams to the playoffs — and beyond


Naomi Osaka, 20, beats idol Serena to win the U.S. Open


Hawai‘i is the best of the three Asian teams atop this year’s Little League World Series


Thais dig in to keep an Asian game at the Asian Games


China’s Su Bingtian wins 100 meters in Asian Games record

Japanese teenager Rikako Ikee takes home six gold medals at Asian Games

Combined Koreas crew upgrades to gold

Singapore’s Schooling ends golden streak for China and Japan


Tottenham’s Son Heung-min avoids military duty with Asian Games gold


Nervous? Not Japan’s big bats chasing Little League repeat


Son Heung-min travels to Indonesia for the Asian Games


Michael Kim wins his first PGA event in record-breaking style


Chinese baseball team takes over Texas minor league club


Tokyo company debuts Mobile Mosque ahead of 2020 Olympics


Nadia Nadim plays match in Portland before heading to ICC tournament



Koreas hold basketball friendlies in latest peace gesture


Japan advances on yellow cards at World Cup


South Koreans express pride, heartbreak after Germany win


Two top Thai LPGA stars are also sisters


Son Heung-min key to South Korea avoiding second candy attack


Sounders rely on Kim Kee-hee sooner than expected


Eastern talent on display at 2018 Masters


Marcus Mariota busy with Titans newest coach, playbook


Ohtani eager for more as Angels balance work for two-way star


Chen avenges his Olympic flop with world figure skate title


The newest and oldest Japanese MLB players are both bargains


Mariners bring back 44-year-old Ichiro Suzuki


After Olympic win, Chloe Kim puts fame, fun in perspective


Ohtani has RBI single, two walks in debut at plate for Angels


At the Olympics, winning silver and bronze is still a victory


Players prepare for sixth year of women’s pro soccer


Victory lap: Chloe Kim takes her family on a gold-medal ride


"Shirtless" Tongan skier, others "live to fight another day"

Hanyu defends Olympic gold medal in men’s figure skating


Yun’s the one: South Korea gets men’s skeleton Olympic gold


Another Samoan quarterback superstar emerges


Nathan Chen dazzles with five quad jumps to win U.S. nationals


50-year-old striker Miura extends contract for 33rd season

Nagasu, Chen, Tennell earn U.S. Olympic figure skating spots


Polynesian awards highlight some of the best Asian college football players


Japanese pitcher-hitter Shohei Ohtani chooses the L.A. Angels


Asian highs and lows on the World Series mound


Asian talent shines in NWSL’s fifth season


Teams set for the 2017 NWSL playoffs


Otani likely to sign with MLB in costly move


Tokyo Kitasuna sweeps to Little League World Series victory again


Back on top: Japan beats Lufkin, Texas, 12-2 for LLWS title


Hideki Matsuyama quietly rises up the ranks of the PGA


Young Asian golfers take turns atop LPGA



Pacquiao loses contentious WBO title fight to Jeff Horn


Ichiro Suzuki, 43, becomes oldest starting center field


Takuma Sato’s dream comes true at the Indy 500


Asian players now in nearly every division in the majors


Ichiro returns to Seattle as member of 3,000-hit club


India-born U.S. cricket player becomes American citizen


Depleted squads from Japan & South Korea fall short at WBC


Seven Asian MLS difference-makers look to shine in 2017


Nike unveils hijab for Muslim athletes


Bangladesh rolls out welcome for unusual sport on skates


Desert to ice: Qatar takes on curling at Asian Winter Games

Asian Winter Games: Very topical in tropical East Timor

Uno wins gold medal in figure skating at Asian Winter Games


Two Chens dazzle at U.S. Figure Skating Championships


Justin Thomas holds on to beat Hideki Matsuyama at Kapalua


49-year-old striker Kazuyoshi Miura extends contract for a 32nd season


Samoan college football stars overcome adversity in 2016


Sammy Lee, two-time Olympic diving champion, dies at 96