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Sumo: Yokozuna rivals tied for top spot

May 17, 2015 - 01:26
Mongolian yokozuna Hakuho and Harumafuji both emerged unscathed on a day of upsets in the upper ranks Saturday to stay tied for the lead heading into the second week of the Summer Grand Sumo Tournament. (Japan Times)
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Demolition of Tokyo's old Olympic stadium completed

May 13, 2015 - 23:40
The demolition of Tokyo's National Stadium has been completed after a series of delays, clearing the way for a new structure that will be the centerpiece of the 2020 Olympics. (Japan Today)
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Application period to add sports to 2020 Tokyo Olympics opens

May 11, 2015 - 23:08
The application period officially opened Monday to add new sports to the program for the 2020 Tokyo Olympics. (Japan Times)
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Sumo: Hakuho suffers loss on tourney's first day

May 10, 2015 - 23:32
Yokozuna Hakuho was sent to a shock defeat at the hands of big man Ichinojo on the opening day of the Summer Grand Sumo Tournament on Sunday. (Japan Times)
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Japan routs S Korea to win Asian rugby title

May 10, 2015 - 23:30
Japan underlined their regional dominance by thumping South Korea 66-10 at home on Sunday to capture the Asian rugby championship with a game to spare. (Japan Today)
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