Wrestling: Sakae Wins Maiden Women's 60 Kg Crown At Nationals

Wrestling: Sakae wins maiden women's 60 kg crown at nationalsKiwa Sakae defeated Ayaka Ito in the women's 60-kilogram final on Sunday to earn her first national wrestling championship.
With 16-time national champion Kyoko Hamaguchi out of the competition at Tokyo's Yoyogi National Gymnasium due to a knee injury, Hiroe Suzuki won the 75-kg crown, her second triumph in the heaviest women's weight class and her first national title in two years. Hikari Sugawara won the women's 55-kg category.

Tennis: Sam Stosur Wins Japan Women's Open

Tennis: Sam Stosur wins Japan Women's OpenSam Stosur won the Japan Women's Open for a third time on Sunday with a straight-sets triumph against Zarina Diyas in Osaka.
The defending champion Stosur was broken in the first game by the 20-year-old from Kazakhstan, which set the tone for a tight opening set but the No.1 seed drew on her power and experience to win 7-6 (9-7), 6-3.