Top Sports Stories in Japan…

26 11 2007

Yukari Nakano wins silverNot Japan, but Australia has a new government – good luck!

Anyway… back to ol’ Nippon, and the top sports stories of the day:

  • Huge victory to Admire Moon in the Japan Cup (horse racing)… [Daily Yomiuri]
    1.2 billion yen in prize money… handy change for a retiring horse
  • Hakuho wins Kyushu, despite final day loss (sumo)… [Daily Yomiuri]
    When does Asa get back???
  • Yukari Nakano takes silver at the Cup of Russia (figure skating)… [Japan Times]
    – now JSF, get her a sponsor!
  • A-Rod agrees to marketing deal with Yankees… [Japan Times]
    mo’ money for A-Rod – bonuses for HRs.
  • Nick Saban’s an idiot… [Japan Times]
    like that’s news…
  • Sampras stuns Federer… [Japan Times]
    Old man’s still got it. Now, where’s McEnroe?



2 responses

26 11 2007
The Constructivist

You seeing any buzz yet about the Japan-ROK women’s golf shwdown, the Kyoraku Cup? It’s not being played till 12/1 and 12/2, so maybe it’s too soon….

27 11 2007

Nothing at all as yet… but will post once there’s news!

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