Posts Tagged East Asia

Taekwondo venue for Tokyo Games under review

TOKYO (AP) — Taekwondo could become the latest sport to have its venue moved for the 2020 Tokyo Olympics as part of a widening review into plans for the games.

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Massy Kuramoto leads Senior PGA Championship

FRENCH LICK, Ind. (AP) — Massy Kuramoto’s approach to the difficult Pete Dye Course at French Lick Resort was simple.

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KHL looks to expand into China

MOSCOW (AP) — The Kontinental Hockey League wants to expand into China, hoping to use a successful Chinese Winter Olympic bid to conquer the vast market.

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Japan, US paired in 1st round of Premier12 baseball event

SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — Co-host and top-ranked Japan has been grouped with the United States in the inaugural Premier12 baseball tournament, which features the top 12 countries in the World Baseball Softball Confederation’s rankings.

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Monaco GP poignant for Manor F1 after Bianchi crash in Japan

MONACO (AP) — With Jules Bianchi still recovering from life-threatening head injuries in a nearby hospital, this weekend’s Monaco Grand Prix will be tinged with both sadness and fond memories for the Manor team.

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