Soccer : Iwata Rallies Past Oita To Earn J1 Promotion

Soccer : Iwata rallies past Oita to earn J1 promotionJubilo Iwata rallied during stoppage time to beat Oita Trinita 2-1 on Monday, earning the team an automatic promotion to J.League’s top division for the first time in three seasons.
Jubilo finished J2 in second place with 82 points, beating third-place Avispa Fukuoka on goal difference. For the playoffs starting Sunday, Fukuoka faces off against V-Varen Nagasaki. Fourth-place Cerezo Osaka will play against fifth-place Ehime FC.

Iwata Matches Major Record With 63 At Pga

Iwata matches major record with 63 at PGAHiroshi Iwata of Japan fired a 90-yard wedge from the rough on No. 18 that nearly rolled in before settling three feet from the cup.
That tap-in par for a 63 was the best score at the PGA Championship so far and good enough to match the lowest single round ever in a major.

Fujitsu, Orix, Masuda Seed And Iwata City Reach Basic Agreement To Consider Launch Of Smart Agriculture Project

Fujitsu, ORIX, Masuda Seed and Iwata City Reach Basic Agreement to Consider Launch of Smart Agriculture ProjectFujitsu Limited, ORIX Corporation, Masuda Seed Co.,Ltd. and Iwata City in Shizuoka Prefecture announced that they have reached a basic agreement to begin considering the launch of the Iwata Smart Agriculture(1) Project, an initiative intended to realize regional development based on agriculture. In addition to the three core companies of Fujitsu, ORIX and Masuda Seed, the project seeks to bring together expertise from corporations and organizations spanning a variety of sectors, including nursery companies with specialized expertise, agricultural producers with high-level cultivation technology, distributors and food processing companies with a good sense of the market, local governments, educational institutions, and manufacturers of agricultural machinery and supplies.

Iwata: Nintendo Nx Will Surprise Gamers

Iwata: Nintendo NX Will Surprise GamersNintendo has confirmed that it is planning to create an entirely new piece of hardware called the NX but the company has not offered any sort of details about its actual plans for it so far, with Satoru Iwata, the president of the company, suggesting that secrecy is required because of the changes that are planned when compared to currently available devices.

Iwata Narrowly Misses Playoff, Ends Up 3rd

Iwata narrowly misses playoff, ends up 3rdHiroshi Iwata started the final round of the HSBC Champions on Sunday in second place, one shot off the lead. After three birdies and three bogeys for an even-par 72, he finished in a tie for third at 10-under 278, missing a two-man playoff by one stroke.

Iwata Nets Carp As Tigers Win 6th Straight

Iwata nets Carp as Tigers win 6th straightMinoru Iwata allowed one unearned run over seven solid innings, leading the surging Hanshin Tigers to their sixth straight win in a 3-1 victory over the Hiroshima Carp on Tuesday night.
The third-place Tigers moved within one game of second-place Hiroshima. Iwata (6-3) yielded four hits, struck out two and walked one in front of a crowd of 32,637 at Koshien Stadium. Hiroshima rookie Daichi Osera (6-4) took the loss after giving up three runs and seven hits in 3-2/3 innings.