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Channel NewsAsia
Most Brazilians expect Rio Olympics to hurt Brazil - pollin construction contracts for Olympic infrastructure has been uncovered by poli
Most Brazilians expect Rio Olympics to hurt Brazil - poll
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 12 hours ago
in construction contracts for Olympic infrastructure has been uncovered by police and the courts. A similar study ahead of the football World Cup, held in Brazil in 2014, found that 43 percent of Brazilians were optimistic before the event,... Read more
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walesonline
This is how rugby and the Six Nations could change foreverthey may clash with other major sporting events, like the Grand National, Wimbl
This is how rugby and the Six Nations could change forever
walesonline / Posted 12 hours ago
they may clash with other major sporting events, like the Grand National, Wimbledon, the Tour de France, the Olympics and the football World Cup? Nobody knows but the practicalities of semi-professional and amateur teams playing through the... Read more
21h
DW
Rousseff to miss Rio Olympics opening ceremony |cake, amid a commodities-fueled economic boom that lifted millions of people ou
Rousseff to miss Rio Olympics opening ceremony |
DW / Posted 21 hours ago
cake, amid a commodities-fueled economic boom that lifted millions of people out of severe poverty. Brazil, which hosted the football World Cup in 2014, was until recently seen as one of the leaders of the BRICS group of fast growing economies,... Read more
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Rappler
Brazil's Rousseff, Lula to boycott Olympic opening ceremonyworld for using a commodities-fueled economic boom to lift millions of people o
Brazil's Rousseff, Lula to boycott Olympic opening ceremony
Rappler / Posted 22 hours ago
world for using a commodities-fueled economic boom to lift millions of people out of severe poverty. Brazil, which hosted the football World Cup in 2014, was until recently seen as one of the leaders of the BRICS group of developing giants. "The... Read more
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Raw Story
Doping scandal derails Putin’s sports masterplanthe 2014 Winter Olympic Games in Sochi and then splurged over $50 billion on ho
Doping scandal derails Putin’s sports masterplan
Raw Story / Posted 3 days ago
the 2014 Winter Olympic Games in Sochi and then splurged over $50 billion on hosting it. Next up, Russia will be holding the football World Cup in 2018. “Nobody says now that sporting victories are proof of the supremacy of our way of life but... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
Doping scandal derails Putin's sports masterplanthe 2014 Winter Olympic Games in Sochi and then splurged over $50 billion on ho
Doping scandal derails Putin's sports masterplan
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted 4 days ago
the 2014 Winter Olympic Games in Sochi and then splurged over $50 billion on hosting it. Next up, Russia will be holding the football World Cup in 2018. "Nobody says now that sporting victories are proof of the supremacy of our way of life but... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Doping scandal rocks Russian sport but Putin's ratings look safeto Russia's sporting prowess, putting his personal imprimatur on the 2014 Sochi
Doping scandal rocks Russian sport but Putin's ratings look safe
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 5 days ago
to Russia's sporting prowess, putting his personal imprimatur on the 2014 Sochi winter Olympics. Next up, Russia hosts the football World Cup in 2018, the biggest global sporting event after the Olympics, in the shadow of a corruption scandal... Read more
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walesonline
Winning Olympic rugby sevens gold is more prestigious than winning the World Cupyears thanks to the success of the 15-a-side World Cup but this is on a differe
Winning Olympic rugby sevens gold is more prestigious than winning the World Cup
walesonline / Posted 6 days ago
years thanks to the success of the 15-a-side World Cup but this is on a different level. For the Olympics, along with the football World Cup, is the biggest sporting event on the planet and a perfect opportunity for the oval-balled game to... Read more
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San Francisco Chronicle
WADA reinstates Rio Olympic drug-testing laboratoryof high-profile sporting events since 2010 including the 2013 World Athletics C
WADA reinstates Rio Olympic drug-testing laboratory
San Francisco Chronicle / Posted 7 days ago
of high-profile sporting events since 2010 including the 2013 World Athletics Championships. The country is due to host the football World Cup in 2018. How did the sample manipulation work? The following modus operandi is alleged. 1. Ahead of... Read more
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EuroNews
Russia's long running doping sagaof high-profile sporting events since 2010 including the 2013 World Athletics C
Russia's long running doping saga
EuroNews / Posted 7 days ago
of high-profile sporting events since 2010 including the 2013 World Athletics Championships. The country is due to host the football World Cup in 2018. How did the sample manipulation work? The following modus operandi is alleged. 1. Ahead of... Read more
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Daily Mail
Michelle Keegan dons a glittering mini dress to film Tina And Bobbypeople will know the story of Bobby Moore's achievements as captain of club and
Michelle Keegan dons a glittering mini dress to film Tina And Bobby
Daily Mail / Posted 7 days ago
people will know the story of Bobby Moore's achievements as captain of club and country - the only Englishman ever to lift the football World Cup. 'Far fewer will know the story of his life with Tina – a love story every bit as dramatic and epic... Read more
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Perth Now
How Russia decision will rock the worldat the ramifications for each of the decisions available to the IOC, as well as
How Russia decision will rock the world
Perth Now / Posted 7 days ago
at the ramifications for each of the decisions available to the IOC, as well as how the Olympics could unwittingly impact the football World Cup. WHAT HAPPENS IF RUSSIA IS BANNED? Would the ban actually hold up? It’s one thing to hand down a... Read more
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HITC Sport
After the McLaren report should Russia still have the World Cup?rock the boat. Yet at a stroke it was proposing that all major winter sporting
After the McLaren report should Russia still have the World Cup?
HITC Sport / Posted 7 days ago
rock the boat. Yet at a stroke it was proposing that all major winter sporting championships should find a new home. Yet the football World Cup remains firmly in Russia’s clutches for 2018. The question, surely more than ever before, is why?... Read more
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Herald Sun
How Russia decision will rock the worldat the ramifications for each of the decisions available to the IOC, as well as
How Russia decision will rock the world
Herald Sun / Posted 7 days ago
at the ramifications for each of the decisions available to the IOC, as well as how the Olympics could unwittingly impact the football World Cup. WHAT HAPPENS IF RUSSIA IS BANNED? Would the ban actually hold up? It’s one thing to hand down a... Read more
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The Courier Mail
How Russia decision will rock the worldat the ramifications for each of the decisions available to the IOC, as well as
How Russia decision will rock the world
The Courier Mail / Posted 7 days ago
at the ramifications for each of the decisions available to the IOC, as well as how the Olympics could unwittingly impact the football World Cup. WHAT HAPPENS IF RUSSIA IS BANNED? Would the ban actually hold up? It’s one thing to hand down a... Read more
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8d
EuroNews
Russia’s long running doping sagaof high-profile sporting events since 2010 including the 2013 World Athletics C
Russia’s long running doping saga
EuroNews / Posted 8 days ago
of high-profile sporting events since 2010 including the 2013 World Athletics Championships. The country is due to host the football World Cup in 2018. How did the sample manipulation work? The following modus operandi is alleged. 1. Ahead of... Read more
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Evening Standard
What next after IOC delays decision on Russia Olympics ban?to any sports event in Russia. That would include the European Games 2019, whic
What next after IOC delays decision on Russia Olympics ban?
Evening Standard / Posted 8 days ago
to any sports event in Russia. That would include the European Games 2019, which had been scheduled for Russia. However, the football World Cup, scheduled for 2018, does not fall under the IOC jurisdiction. McLaren said in his report that his... Read more
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Daily Mail
Michelle Keegan in vintage as she films club scenes for Tina And Bobbypeople will know the story of Bobby Moore's achievements as captain of club and
Michelle Keegan in vintage as she films club scenes for Tina And Bobby
Daily Mail / Posted 8 days ago
people will know the story of Bobby Moore's achievements as captain of club and country - the only Englishman ever to lift the football World Cup. 'Far fewer will know the story of his life with Tina – a love story every bit as dramatic and epic... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Southern England: Notes from a small islandrecent history as I visit the grave of our very own Sir Peter Blake. And they c
Southern England: Notes from a small island
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 12 days ago
recent history as I visit the grave of our very own Sir Peter Blake. And they come from 1966, the last time England lifted the football World Cup. I've managed to coincide the trip with the build up of World Cup fever in England. About every third... Read more
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Daily Mail
Newly-blonde Michelle Keegan looks different to film Tina And Bobbypeople will know the story of Bobby Moore's achievements as captain of club and
Newly-blonde Michelle Keegan looks different to film Tina And Bobby
Daily Mail / Posted 15 days ago
people will know the story of Bobby Moore's achievements as captain of club and country - the only Englishman ever to lift the football World Cup. 'Far fewer will know the story of his life with Tina – a love story every bit as dramatic and epic... Read more
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Weston Mercury
1966 World Cup build-up in Weston-Mare in July 8 editionfollowing stories were included in the July 8 edition of the Weston Mercury and
1966 World Cup build-up in Weston-Mare in July 8 edition
Weston Mercury / Posted 15 days ago
following stories were included in the July 8 edition of the Weston Mercury and Somerset Herald. * Excitement for the Football World Cup was building, and one advert in the Mercury by TV makers Rentaset targeted ‘World Cup widows’. The... Read more
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International Business Times
Former Coronation Street star Michelle Keegan has gone blonde people will know the story of Bobby Moore's achievements as captain of club and
Former Coronation Street star Michelle Keegan has gone blonde
International Business Times / Posted 18 days ago
people will know the story of Bobby Moore's achievements as captain of club and country – the only Englishman ever to lift the football World Cup. Far fewer will know the story of his life with Tina – a love story every bit as dramatic and epic as... Read more
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Daily Mail
Michelle Keegan shows off new blonde hairpeople will know the story of Bobby Moore's achievements as captain of club and
Michelle Keegan shows off new blonde hair
Daily Mail / Posted 18 days ago
people will know the story of Bobby Moore's achievements as captain of club and country - the only Englishman ever to lift the football World Cup. 'Far fewer will know the story of his life with Tina – a love story every bit as dramatic and epic... Read more
23d
Rappler
Transport problems risk snarling Rio Olympic dreamusing exclusive lanes that connect the airports and different Olympic hubs. Tw
Transport problems risk snarling Rio Olympic dream
Rappler / Posted 23 days ago
using exclusive lanes that connect the airports and different Olympic hubs. Two of the so-called BRT lines were opened for the football World Cup back in 2014. A third, running from the Olympic Park and the Deodoro Olympic hub, will be reserved for... Read more
28d
WSOC-TV Charlotte
Brazil official says political crisis not a risk at OlympicsRIO DE JANEIRO (AP) — One of Brazil's top security officials says the political
Brazil official says political crisis not a risk at Olympics
WSOC-TV Charlotte / Posted 28 days ago
RIO DE JANEIRO (AP) — One of Brazil's top security officials says the political turmoil that has brought repeated changes to key government positions will not affect security at the Rio de Janeiro Olympics. Andrei Rodrigues, responsible for... Read more
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KTVN Reno
Brazil official says political crisis won't hit Rio securityRIO DE JANEIRO (AP) - One of Brazil's top security officials says the political
Brazil official says political crisis won't hit Rio security
KTVN Reno / Posted 28 days ago
RIO DE JANEIRO (AP) - One of Brazil's top security officials says the political turmoil that has brought repeated changes to key government positions will not affect security at the Rio de Janeiro Olympics. Andrei Rodrigues, responsible for... Read more
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28d
Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Hitler and the Nazis still shaping modern Berlinrefer to their country as Schland, an abbreviation of Deutschland. They see th
Hitler and the Nazis still shaping modern Berlin
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 28 days ago
refer to their country as Schland, an abbreviation of Deutschland. They see themselves as the nation that won the football World Cup, brought in 1 million asylum seekers and now, particularly post-Brexit, is more European than... Read more
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The Telegraph
Other people's defeatsyounger one still retains some distant affection for England. As for me, and as
Other people's defeats
The Telegraph / Posted 29 days ago
younger one still retains some distant affection for England. As for me, and as to ever being able to watch India play in the football World Cup, the flame of hope flickers eternal, as I imagine it does all over Calcutta. If Iceland, once ranked... Read more
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Manchester Evening News
Michelle Keegan to become an Essex girl in a new TV dramapeople will know the story of Bobby Moore’s achievements as captain of club and
Michelle Keegan to become an Essex girl in a new TV drama
Manchester Evening News / Posted 29 days ago
people will know the story of Bobby Moore’s achievements as captain of club and country – the only Englishman ever to lift the football World Cup. “Far fewer will know the story of his life with Tina – a love story every bit as dramatic and epic... Read more
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29d
EveningTimes Online
Michelle Keegan lands role of Tina Moore, wife of Bobby, in new seriespeople will know the story of Bobby Moore’s achievements as captain of club and
Michelle Keegan lands role of Tina Moore, wife of Bobby, in new series
EveningTimes Online / Posted 29 days ago
people will know the story of Bobby Moore’s achievements as captain of club and country – the only Englishman ever to lift the football World Cup. “Far fewer will know the story of his life with Tina – a love story every bit as dramatic and epic... Read more
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29d
Irish Examiner
Michelle Keegan lands role of Tina Moore, wife of Bobby, in new seriespeople will know the story of Bobby Moore’s achievements as captain of club and
Michelle Keegan lands role of Tina Moore, wife of Bobby, in new series
Irish Examiner / Posted 29 days ago
people will know the story of Bobby Moore’s achievements as captain of club and country – the only Englishman ever to lift the football World Cup. “Far fewer will know the story of his life with Tina – a love story every bit as dramatic and epic... Read more
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29d
Belfast Telegraph
Michelle Keegan lands role of Tina Moore, wife of Bobby, in new seriespeople will know the story of Bobby Moore's achievements as captain of club and
Michelle Keegan lands role of Tina Moore, wife of Bobby, in new series
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 29 days ago
people will know the story of Bobby Moore's achievements as captain of club and country - the only Englishman ever to lift the football World Cup. "Far fewer will know the story of his life with Tina - a love story every bit as dramatic and epic... Read more
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29d
Channel NewsAsia
Brazil time difference no issue for Asian Olympic sponsorsa sporting event.” He added: “It is also the only truly global event where pra
Brazil time difference no issue for Asian Olympic sponsors
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 29 days ago
a sporting event.” He added: “It is also the only truly global event where practically every nation is represented, unlike the football World Cup which has only 32 teams.” “(Ultimately) the Olympics presents itself as a symbol of international... Read more

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