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Shinichi Saoshiro

Japan's 'Ferrari' Matsushima goes up a gear at home World Cup

20 Sep 2019

TOKYO Kotaro Matsushima became the first Japan player to score a hat-trick of tries at a World Cup on Friday, earning praise from his own coach and the opposing manager after the "Brave Blossoms" beat Russia in the tournament's opening match.

UPDATE 2-Rugby-Jittery Japan open World Cup with scrappy win over Russia

20 Sep 2019

* Japan struggle but manage to secure four-try bonus point win

Japan's Nikkei hits 6-wk peak, higher bond yields lift banking sector

10 Sep 2019

TOKYO, Sept 10 Japan's Nikkei brushed a six-week peak on Tuesday, with exporters lifted by a weaker yen and a bounce in bond yields buoying the banking sector.

Rugby - Japan relying on organised chaos to reach quarters

10 Sep 2019

TOKYO Hosts Japan will rely on organised chaos at the Rugby World Cup as they bid to overcome formidable odds and progress to the knockout stage for the first time.

Japan's Nikkei reaches 6-week peak, rising bond yields lift financials

10 Sep 2019

TOKYO, Sept 10 Japan's Nikkei reached a six-week high on Tuesday, with a weaker yen lifting exporters and a bounce in bond yields buoying financial companies.

GLOBAL MARKETS-Asia stocks gain as soft data lift stimulus hopes

09 Sep 2019

TOKYO, Sept 9 Asian stocks edged higher on Monday amid a cautious mood as investors pinned their hopes on expected global stimulus to support slowing growth in the world's major economies.

GLOBAL MARKETS-Asia stocks edge up as weak data lift stimulus hopes

09 Sep 2019

TOKYO, Sept 9 Asian stocks tip-toed higher on Monday amid a cautious market mood as investors hoped for stimulus to support growth in the world's major economies.

GLOBAL MARKETS-Asia stocks make cautious gains as weak data boosts stimulus hopes

09 Sep 2019

TOKYO, Sept 9 Asian stocks eked out modest gains on Monday, amid a cautious market mood as investors pinned expectations on likely stimulus to support growth in the world's major economies, which showed further signs of struggle.

GLOBAL MARKETS-Asia shares rise on trade talks hope, firm US data; safe havens sold

06 Sep 2019

* U.S. jobs report in focus after improvements in risk sentiment

GLOBAL MARKETS-Asia shares rise on trade war hopes, firm US data; safe havens sold

06 Sep 2019

* U.S. jobs report in focus after improvements in risk sentiment

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