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S-T Building, the headquarters of Sports Nippon Newspapers Company, Tonichi Printing Company and Tokyo Sports Press Company, in Tokyo

Sports Nippon(スポーツニッポン,Supōtsu Nippon) is the first Japanese daily sports newspaper, having been founded in 1948.

Japan Country in East Asia

Japan is an island country in East Asia. Located in the Pacific Ocean, it lies off the eastern coast of the Asian continent and stretches from the Sea of Okhotsk in the north to the East China Sea and the Philippine Sea in the south.

Newspaper Scheduled publication containing news of events, articles, features, editorials, and advertising

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Sports Nippon
TypeDaily newspaper
FormatPrint, online
Owner(s)Sports Nippon Newspapers Company
Founded1948
LanguageJapanese
Website https://www.sponichi.co.jp/

It is an affiliate newspaper of the Mainichi Shimbun .

<i>Mainichi Shimbun</i> newspaper

The Mainichi Shimbun is one of the major newspapers in Japan, published by The Mainichi Newspapers Co, Ltd.

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