2 Grand Champions To Skip Sumo Competition

2 grand champions to skip sumo competition

In professional sumo, 2 yokozuna, or grand champions -- Hakuho and Kakuryu -- have pulled out of the year's 6th and final sumo competition.

The news came on Thursday, 3 days before the start of the Kyushu Grand Sumo Tournament.

Grand Slam Winner Naomi Osaka Speaks In Japan

Grand Slam winner Naomi Osaka speaks in Japan

Tennis star Naomi Osaka is back in Japan. The new US Open women's champion gave a news conference after her arrival on Thursday morning.

She began by thanking her supporters and expressed what the past few days have been like.

Grand Slam Winner Naomi Osaka Arrives In Tokyo

Grand Slam winner Naomi Osaka arrives in Tokyo

Fast-rising tennis star Naomi Osaka has returned to Japan. She won the US Open women's singles title on Saturday.

The 20-year-old is the first Japanese tennis player to become a Grand Slam singles winner. She defeated Serena Williams.

Yonezu Kenshi Wins The Grand Prix For 'cd Shop Awards 2018'

Yonezu Kenshi wins the grand prix for 'CD Shop Awards 2018'

On March 8, the awards ceremony was held for the '10th CD Shop Awards 2018' at Shirokane SELENE in Tokyo. During the ceremony, Yonezu Kenshi's album "BOOTLEG" was announced as the winner of the grand prix. 

In the past, Yonezu's three works "diorama," "YANKEE," and "Bremen" have been nominated, but this is his first time taking the grand prix. The runners-up were Taifu Club's "Shoki no Taifu Club" and PUNPEE's "MODERN TIMES."

Nissan Leaf Grand Touring Concept To Debut At 2018 Tokyo Auto Salon

Nissan Leaf Grand Touring Concept to debut at 2018 Tokyo Auto Salon

When we met the 0 Nissan Leaf EV at the automaker's design center in Japan, designers told us there would be other iterations coming in the future. We've already seen one, when Nissan revealed the Leaf Nismo concept at the Tokyo Motor Show. Now, that car will be joined by another electric concept car — the Leaf Grand Touring — at the 2018 Tokyo Auto Salon on Jan. 12.

That's not all, though. Nissan will have a total of 15 custom cars at the show, which is essentially the SEMA of Japan. Among those will be three version of the Nissan Note e-Power series hybrid, including an Autech (Nissan's sub-brand) concept, C-Gear version and a Nismo version with performance parts.

The Criminal Enterprise Starter Pack For Grand Theft Auto Online

The Criminal Enterprise Starter Pack for Grand Theft Auto Online

Now is the best time to jump into the dynamic and ever-evolving world of Grand Theft Auto Online. The recent release of The Doomsday Heist offers epic new cooperative Heist missions for 2-4 players where you'll save San Andreas from total annihilation over a three-act story. And GTA Online is currently celebrating the holidays with its annual Festive Surprise, which includes gifts for all players and the rarely seen Los Santos snowfall.

If you're new to Grand Theft Auto Online, the Criminal Enterprise Starter Pack is the fastest way for you to jumpstart your criminal empire. Get access to a huge range of the most exciting and popular content in GTA Online including properties, businesses, weapons, vehicles and more.

Grand Theft Auto Online: The Doomsday Heist Out Now On Ps4

Grand Theft Auto Online: The Doomsday Heist Out Now on PS4

When the stakes are this high, who else can you trust to save the day but the craziest criminals ever to grace the Los Santos underworld? The risks are colossal, the enemies all but unstoppable… but the rewards are mouth-watering and a massive adrenaline spike is absolutely guaranteed. Assemble your crew for the biggest Online adventure yet, across 3 sprawling acts – The Doomsday Heist is now available to play in GTA Online on PlayStation 4.

Billionaire entrepreneur Avon Hertz and his pet neural network Cliffford have stumbled upon evidence that nefarious outside forces are working on a plan so diabolical it could end life as we know it. Somehow, Lester Crest is tasked with assembling a team deadly enough – and crazy enough – to do what it takes to bring them down. That's where you come in. It's going to take some luck, some firepower and some serious teamwork to take this threat head-on, assisted by Avon's access to the latest in lethal blue-sky tactical hardware.

Broc Parkes To Join Tech3 For Australian Grand Prix

Broc Parkes to join Tech3 for Australian Grand PrixExperienced Australian rider Broc Parkes will fill in for the recovering Jonas Folger in front of his home crowd this weekend at Phillip Island. Folger returned to his native Germany before the Japanese Grand Prix to undertake blood tests for the suspected Epstein Barr virus. Monster Yamaha Tech3 would like to welcome Parkes, who has previously competed in MotoGP in 2014 and who has achieved success in the World Superbike and Supersport leagues. The Australian ace is also a competitive front-runner in the FIM Endurance World Championship for the Yamaha Austria Racing Team having picked up four podiums in fifteen races.

Nozane To Replace Folger At Japanese Grand Prix

Nozane to Replace Folger at Japanese Grand PrixLocal hero Kohta Nozane will step in for the absent Jonas Folger this weekend at the Motul Grand Prix of Japan. Folger will fly home today in order to undertake more medical checks and his seat will be filled by Nozane, who made his Grand Prix debut as a 16-year-old in the 2012 Japanese Moto2 race as a wildcard. He won the Japanese GP2 class one year later and for the past few seasons, he has competed in the JSB1000 Championship where he has produced some highly impressive results. In addition, he has also notably battled for Yamaha in the Endurance World Championship. The Monster Yamaha Tech3 team would like to welcome Nozane, and would also like to wish Jonas Folger a speedy recovery.

Four Yamaha’s Inside The Top-ten At The 2017 Mxgp Grand Finale

Four Yamaha’s Inside the Top-Ten at the 2017 MXGP Grand FinaleThe nineteenth and final round of the FIM Motocross World Championship - the MXGP of Pays de Montbéliard - put a special end to a challenging season for Monster Energy Yamaha Factory Racing's Romain Febvre and Jeremy Van Horebeek, and Wilvo Yamaha Official MXGP's Arnaud Tonus and Shaun Simpson, with all four riders finishing the Grand Prix inside the top-ten.

Yamaha In Full Strength For The Grand Finale

Yamaha in Full Strength for the Grand FinaleThe MXGP of Pays de Montbéliard represents the nineteenth and final round of the FIM Motocross World Championship for Monster Energy Yamaha Factory Racing's Romain Febvre and Jeremy Van Horebeek, and Wilvo Yamaha Official MXGP's Shaun Simpson and Arnaud Tonus.

Van De Ven Dominates Dutch Grand Prix

Van de Ven Dominates Dutch Grand PrixNo Fear Yamaha Official WMX's Nancy van de Ven took the WMX Championship lead this weekend at the Dutch TT Circuit, Assen, The Netherlands, after dominating all sessions - qualifying and both races - for her first Grand Prix win of the season.