Soccer: Kawasaki Beat Muangthong, Kashima Lose To Guangzhou In Acl Last 16

Soccer: Kawasaki beat Muangthong, Kashima lose to Guangzhou in ACL last 16

Kawasaki Frontale scored a resounding 3-1 victory over Muangthong United in the first leg of the Asian Champions League round of 16 on Tuesday.

After Teerasil Dangda handed the hosts the lead in the third minute of first-half injury time, Kawasaki captain and reigning J-League MVP Kengo Nakamura, Yu Kobayashi and Hiroyuki Abe netted three unanswered goals in the second half.

Kawasaki: Darian Sanayei Ninth In Germany

Kawasaki: Darian Sanayei Ninth in GermanyDarian Sanayei of Monster Energy DRT Kawasaki continued his advance up the world rankings with ninth place in the German round of the FIM World MX2 Motocross Championship at the fast Teutschenthal track.

Kawasaki: Clement Desalle Fourth In Germany

Kawasaki: Clement Desalle Fourth in GermanyMonster Energy Kawasaki Racing Team's Clement Desalle narrowly missed the podium in the German round of the FIM MXGP Motocross World Championship to advance to fourth in the series standings.

Soccer: Kawasaki Charged By Afc For Fans' Wartime Flag

Soccer: Kawasaki charged by AFC for fans' wartime flag

The Asian Football Confederation charged Kawasaki Frontale with discrimination on Thursday after their fans raised a controversial wartime Japanese flag during a midweek Asian Champions League match in South Korea.

According to article 58.3 of the AFC's disciplinary and ethics code, the team could face a minimum penalty of playing two matches in an empty stadium plus a fine of at least $15,000.

Udpate1: Baseball: Kawasaki Makes Winning Return On Throwback Night

UDPATE1: Baseball: Kawasaki makes winning return on throwback night

On a night when both teams were sporting throwback uniforms, the SoftBank Hawks introduced a throwback player, former big leaguer Munenori Kawasaki in Friday's 3-1 Pacific League win over the Orix Buffaloes.

A crowd of 22,293 witnessed the return of the Hawks' fan favorite on a night when the Buffaloes sported the red, white and blue of the defunct Kintetsu Buffaloes, while the Fukuoka-based Hawks wore the green of their Osaka-based forbearers, the Nankai Hawks.

Soccer: Kawasaki, Suwon Supporters Heat Up Over Political Banner

Soccer: Kawasaki, Suwon supporters heat up over political banner

Two Kawasaki Frontale supporters nearly caused a post-match riot by angering some Suwon Bluewings fans when they raised a controversial Japanese wartime flag in an Asian Champions League match in South Korea on Tuesday.

After Kawasaki's 1-0 victory to Suwon in Group G, offended Suwon fans faced off with Kawasaki fans in the stands at Suwon World Cup Stadium, with a brawl breaking out as they blocked visitors trying to head for the exit.

Soccer: Gamba's Hopes Of Reaching Acl Knockout Phase Dim, Kawasaki Win

Soccer: Gamba's hopes of reaching ACL knockout phase dim, Kawasaki win

Gamba Osaka squandered a two-goal lead, missed a penalty and conceded a last-gasp equalizer as their slim hopes of reaching the knockout phase of the Asian Champions League suffered a major blow with a 3-3 draw at home to Australia's Adelaide United on Tuesday.

But it was not all bad news for Japanese clubs in the continent's elite competition, as Kawasaki scored their first win of the group phase, edging South Korea's Suwon Bluewings 1-0 away to stay in the hunt for a place in the last 16 in Group G.

Kawasaki: Testing Progress For Krt Duo In Portugal

Kawasaki: Testing Progress for KRT Duo in PortugalKawasaki Racing Team pairing Jonathan Rea and Tom Sykes got reacquainted with the Autodromo Internacional do Algarve over a two day test that finished on 18th April, with both riders gaining valuable information about the current and future potential of the Ninja ZX-10RR.

Kawasaki: Seva Brylyakov Seventh In Italy

Kawasaki: Seva Brylyakov Seventh in ItalySeva Brylyakov confirmed his top ten world ranking with seventh place for Monster Energy DRT Kawasaki in the Trentino round of the FIM World MX2 Motocross Championship in northern Italy.
The Russian achieved his best start of the season so far when rounded turn one of the opening moto in sixth place; he quickly moved forward to fourth for his best result of the season, just eleven seconds behind the winner.

Kawasaki: Race Win For Livia Lancelot In Italy

Kawasaki: Race Win For Livia Lancelot in ItalyLivia Lancelot raced to her first moto win of this year's FIM WMX Women's World Motocross Championship at Pietramurata in northern Italy aboard her Monster Energy Team One One Four Kawasaki.
The defending world champion never felt comfortable on Saturday and was content to simply consolidate her early season scoring in the first moto when she finished fifth in slight drizzle after a moderate start.