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ESPN Cricinfo
The discreet charm of the County ChampionshipYorkshire, making it the biggest crowd for a single Championship game there sin
The discreet charm of the County Championship
ESPN Cricinfo / Posted 2 days ago
Yorkshire, making it the biggest crowd for a single Championship game there since May 1966, a time before England won the football World Cup. It is a modern riddle, a metaphor for where we're going: the Championship now exists for those who... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Who is better than the All Blacks?Gyula Grosits, third from right, jumps to clear the ball from German right-wing
Who is better than the All Blacks?
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 5 days ago
Gyula Grosits, third from right, jumps to clear the ball from German right-winger Helmuth Rahn, second from right, during the Football World Cup Final. Photo / AP. USA women's football team 1985- P573 W444 L60 D68 83% World champs: 1991, 99,... Read more
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The Irish Times
Aberfan tragedy 50 years on: avoidable disaster, media dilemma, open woundwas an enabler, facilitating involvement in events where Aberfan became part of
Aberfan tragedy 50 years on: avoidable disaster, media dilemma, open wound
The Irish Times / Posted 7 days ago
was an enabler, facilitating involvement in events where Aberfan became part of a greater community. Royal weddings, the football World Cup and Churchill’s funeral had all been events where national community had been created by television,... Read more
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Toowoomba Chronicle
The pluses and minuses of hosting Olympicsinterested in sport would naturally love to see their capital city host the wor
The pluses and minuses of hosting Olympics
Toowoomba Chronicle / Posted 26 days ago
interested in sport would naturally love to see their capital city host the world's second biggest sporting show on earth. The football World Cup, by the way, is the largest. Anton touched on the financial pitfalls of becoming centre of the... Read more
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Super Sport
China warned against soccer splurgewith the public backing of President Xi Jinping, who says he is an avid fan and
China warned against soccer splurge
Super Sport / Posted 1 months ago
with the public backing of President Xi Jinping, who says he is an avid fan and wants China to one day host - and win - the football World Cup. China currently ranks 78th in the world, below Uzbekistan and Benin. While Chinese buyers have... Read more

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