Jaja Santiago says Japanese citizenship bid still ‘in process’

Jaja Santiago with husband and Japanese coach Taka Minow watching the UAAP Season 86 women’s volleyball Final Four game between NU and FEU at Araneta Coliseum.–MARLO CUETO/INQUIRER.net MANILA, Philippines — Jaja Santiago said her Japanese citizenship remains in process and she relished her fruitful experience training as part of Japan’s national women’s volleyball pool. The…

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Japanese GP: Lando Norris says McLaren will discuss Suzuka strategy after Ferrari win out in podium fight | F1 News

Lando Norris admitted he felt as though he was “fighting a losing battle” and said McLaren would discuss their strategy choices in the Japanese GP after being overhauled by Ferrari in the fight for the podium. Norris produced one of the performances of Saturday to qualify as the quickest non-Red Bull driver and held his…

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Japanese GP: Ferrari boss Frederic Vasseur denies Carlos Sainz outperforming Charles Leclerc is a problem | F1 News

Ferrari boss Frederic Vasseur insists he is “not worried” by Charles Leclerc being outperformed by departing team-mate Carlos Sainz during the early stages of the 2024 Formula 1 season. After convincing Lewis Hamilton during the off-season to sign a deal to join Ferrari next year, Vasseur opted to keep Leclerc and allow Sainz to leave.…

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Japanese GP: Max Verstappen leads Red Bull one-two in final practice as Mercedes maintain improvement | F1 News

Max Verstappen established himself as favourite for Japanese Grand Prix qualifying by leading a one-two from Red Bull team-mate Sergio Perez in final practice at Suzuka. Having had his nine-race winning streak ended in Australia last time out, Verstappen continued what looks set to be a strong response from Red Bull as his time of…

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Japanese GP: Max Verstappen fastest in Practice One in upgraded Red Bull as Logan Sargeant crashes | F1 News

Max Verstappen made the perfect start in his attempt to get back to winning ways at the Japanese GP by leading team-mate Sergio Perez and Melbourne victor Carlos Sainz in Practice One as Red Bull revealed their first big car upgrade of the season at Suzuka. But Williams suffered a fresh and unwanted setback as…

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Petro Gazz’s Japanese coach still learning PH style of play

Petro Gazz coach Koji Tsuzurabara. –MARLO CUETO/INQUIRER.net MANILA, Philippines — New Petro Gazz coach Koji Tsuzurabara may have shown his winning pedigree in the Philippine National Volleyball Federation (PNVF) Champions League but he stressed that he has still a lot to learn heading to the Premier Volleyball League (PVL) All-Filipino Conference, which opens on February…

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Shaq Delos Santos says influx of Japanese coaches good for PVL

Cignal HD Spikers coach Shaq Delos Santos huddles his team during a timeout in the PVL All-Filipino Conference semifinals against the Choco Mucho Flying Titans on December 9, 2023.–MARLO CUETO/INQUIRER.net MANILA, Philippines — With Japanese coaches bolstering the program of other professional Philippine clubs, Cignal coach Shaq Delos Santos and his fellow local coaches got…

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The Rise of Boxing Anime: A Look at the Impact of the Sport on Japanese Animation

Boxing anime has seen a surge in popularity over the years, with many series and films showcasing the sport in a dramatic and riveting way. From classics like Hajime no Ippo to newer hits like Megalo Box, boxing anime has captivated audiences with its intense action, compelling characters, and emotional storytelling. But what is it…

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Under Japanese tutelage, Lacsina and Romero eye strong season

Louie Romero (No. 7) prepares to set up Farm Fresh’s offense against Ivy Lacsina (No. 3) and F2 Logistics. Lacsina and Romero are hoping to lead two young squads to greater success in the coming Premier Volleyball League season. —AUGUST DELA CRUZ They are two of the rising young stars of the league playing for…

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Japanese GP: Max Verstappen wins at Suzuka to crown Red Bull F1 2023 constructors’ champions

Please use Chrome browser for a more accessible video player Max Verstappen dominates the Japanese Grand Prix to secure Red Bull the 2023 constructors’ championship Max Verstappen dominates the Japanese Grand Prix to secure Red Bull the 2023 constructors’ championship Max Verstappen claimed a dominant victory in an otherwise action-packed Japanese GP as Red Bull…

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