When Naomi Osaka pulled out of the Roland Garros tennis tournament at the end of May, any connection to the US Open golf course would have seemed tenuous at best. Yet of all the sports stars polled over the following days about Osaka’s situation, few were better placed to give their opinion than Bubba Watson, …

“We are in the competitive zone. I will do my best,” said Elavenil Valarivan, world No. 1 in women’s air rifles. She will compete in the women’s air rifle event at the Tokyo Games, alongside Apurvi Chandela, another former world No. 1 in the field. Elavenil shot 630.4 at the European Championship, the penultimate competition …

| Posted: Saturday June 19th, 2021 11:38 AM [IST] Motorola has started work on its next series of mid-range smartphones for the general public. The company is rumored to have three different Edge series smartphones in the works for launch. While the exact nickname for the next Motorola Edge series smartphone isn’t known, a new …

Bangkok: As Nagoya Grampus prepares for his long-awaited return to the AFC Champions League, Yoichiro Kakitani has admitted he is aiming for the Japanese team to be crowned continental champions. Nagoya last appeared in the competition in 2012 when they reached the round of 16, after which they suffered a drop in fortune which resulted …

Ryan lochte faces his last and best chance at a piece of Olympic history Friday night in Omaha. The 12-time Olympic medalist, who turns 37 at the Tokyo Olympics on August 3, would become America’s oldest Olympic swimmer if he won the individual 200m medley final at the US Olympic trials. The runner-up will likely …

In Japan, most prefectures currently in a state of emergency will see this end on Sunday. From next week, bars and restaurants in Tokyo and Osaka will be able to serve alcohol. But some conditions will be in place as cases see a slight increase. Tokyo Governor Koike Yuriko said, “Given the current situation of …

Motorola appears to be preparing for the launch of three new devices. The company is expected to launch the successor to the Moto Edge series in the coming months. Details of these handsets are now being disclosed online courtesy of Techniknews. According to the publication, these next handsets are codenamed Motorola Edge Berlin, Motorola Edge …

While a brain tumor can show up with symptoms such as an irregular headache, nausea, or slurred speech, these symptoms often do not appear until the disease is well advanced. This makes early diagnosis difficult, although it could lead to much better patient outcomes. Scientists from the Japanese University of Nagoya demonstrated how this could …

A general view of the Olympic Stadium (National Stadium) in Tokyo, Japan on June 17, 2021. REUTERS / Pawel Kopczynski TOKYO, June 18 (Reuters) – Tokyo 2020 organizing committee chairwoman Seiko Hashimoto said in an interview that she plans to adopt a 10,000-spectator cap for the city’s Olympic stadiums, reported Thursday evening the Sankei newspaper. …

Naomi Osaka’s agent has said the four-time Grand Slam champion will not compete in Wimbledon and will compete in the Tokyo Olympics. Stuart Duguid wrote in an email Thursday that Osaka “is making time with her friends and family. She will be ready for the Olympics and is excited to perform in front of her …