League Notes: J.League Will Adopt Two-Stage Postseason Format Starting In '15
The J. League "will adopt a two-stage format with postseason play to determine the league champion" starting in '15 (KYODO, 9/11). ... India "has refused visa to Pakistani team, Faisalabad Wolves," to participate in the Champions League Twenty20 tournament scheduled to begin on Tuesday. A government source said, "As a matter of abundance precaution and caution in terms of safety and security, the government did not give green signal for the cricket team’s visit" (PTI, 9/11).