Jul 29, 2013
Olympics: Tokyo committee says city is 'safe pair of hands'
Tokyo's Olympic bid committee said on Monday that the city was a "safe pair of hands" for hosting the 2020 Summer Games, with about six weeks to go before the venue is chosen.
The Japan Times
Shiota, Ikeda reach Yonex Japan Open mixed doubles quarterfinals
Mixed doubles pair Reiko Shiota and Shintaro Ikeda advanced to the last eight, but London Olympic silver medalists and top seeds Mizuki Fujii and Reika Kakiiwa made a shock exit in the women's doubles at the Yonex Japan Open on Thursday.