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Improbable Late Penalty Sends Greece to Round of 16

New York Times - 23 Jun 2014
By THE ASSOCIATED PRESS JUNE 24, 2014. Inside. Photo ... FORTALEZA, Brazil — Georgios Samaras scored on an added-time penalty kick to put Greece into the second round of the World Cup with a 2-1 win over Ivory Coast on Tuesday. Samaras, who ...
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Lindsey Vonn dominates in Italy to win World Cup downhill race

Los Angeles Times - 20 Jan 2018
At 33, Vonn became the oldest woman to win a World Cup downhill, beating the previous mark established by Elisabeth Goergl, an Austrian who was 32 when she won in 2014. Mikaela Shiffrin finished seventh and extended her lead in the overall World Cup ...
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India edge Pakistan to win World Cup for the Blind

The News International - 21 Jan 2018
KARACHI: India edged Pakistan by two wickets in the final of the World cup for Blind at Sharjah on Saturday. Indian skipper Ajay Kumar Reid won the toss and invited Pakistan to bat. Pakistan posted 307-8 in 40 overs. The openers failed to provide a ...
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Preview: U-20 WNT Continues World Cup Qualifying Quest Against Jamaica

U.S. Soccer (press release) (blog) - 20 Jan 2018
In both 2006 (4-1 as Amy Rodriguez and Lauren Cheney had goals) and 2010 (6-0 as Christine Nairn and Sydney Leroux scored twice each), the USA opened the tournament against Jamaica. Their most recent meeting came at the 2014 tournament, as the teams ...
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Kripps, Humphries win bobsled World Cup titles

CTV News - 20 Jan 2018
"I am really happy to win the overall title and get that Globe again," Humphries said. "To be consistent over eight races to me proves it is not just about one track. It tells me that I can perform on any track and that gives me a lot of confidence in ...
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Without NHL players, Olympic tournament is 'wide open'

Las Vegas Sun - 20 Jan 2018
No NHL participation for the first time since 1994 threatens to upset the traditional world hockey order after Canada has won the past three best-on-best tournaments: the 2016 World Cup, 2014 Sochi Olympics and 2010 Vancouver Olympics. Russia is ...
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Hope for the dominant World-XI show

SAMAA TV News Pakistan - 20 Jan 2018
Pakistan failed to qualify in the World cup 2014 for the first time in its illustrious history and also was ruled out of 2016 Olympics. However Pakistan has qualified for the world cup 2018 thanks to the FIH who increased the number of teams from 12 to ...
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Akufo-Addo's Media Encounter Laudable

Modern Ghana (press release) (blog) - 20 Jan 2018
Mr Samuel Ackom, an Accountant stated that he was impressed when President Akufo-Addo said he had forgotten about the 2014 World Cup Saga 'The President was honest about the issue, this is what we need from our leaders, he could have lied to make ...
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Should Liverpool take a punt on James Rodriguez this summer?

Liverpool Echo - 19 Jan 2018
Goretzka will become Bayern's NINTH recognised central midfield player in the summer, leaving question marks hanging over the future of others in that position. And the player who is the subject of most speculation in this regard is James Rodriguez ...
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Di Maria: 'Giành World Cup càng chứng tỏ Messi vĩ đại'

VnExpress Thể thao - 18 Jan 2018
Nếu anh ấy vô địch World Cup, điều ấy càng được chứng tỏ, dù hiện tại Messi đã là người giỏi nhất", Angel Di Maria nói với tờ Marca. "Argentina luôn là ứng viên hàng đầu trong bất cứ giải đấu nào, và World Cup 2018 cũng không phải ngoại lệ. Vấn đề quan ...
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Study shows 2014 World Cup concussion assessment came up short

USA TODAY - 27 Jun 2017
Following a review of video footage of all 64 matches in the 2014 World Cup, it was concluded that 15% of players who suffered head injuries received a concussion assessment from health care personnel. The findings were published in a report on JAMA ...

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