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T3
10 ways Twitter is better than Facebookan excellent tool for watching the reaction to major sporting events and big te
10 ways Twitter is better than Facebook
T3 / Posted 2 days ago
an excellent tool for watching the reaction to major sporting events and big television events (Game of Thrones!). From the football World Cup to the Olympics, from Newsnight to Doctor Who, there's always a busy conversation happening on Twitter... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
The turf battle for Qatar's 2022 World CupWorld Cup. The different turfs are being grown at a research and development c
The turf battle for Qatar's 2022 World Cup
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted 6 days ago
World Cup. The different turfs are being grown at a research and development centre to find the best playing surface for the football World Cup in six years' time. "This is a unique facility, there's nothing like it in this region," said Yasser... Read more
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Super Sport
Turf battle for Qatar's 2022 World CupWorld Cup. The different turfs are being grown at a research and development c
Turf battle for Qatar's 2022 World Cup
Super Sport / Posted 6 days ago
World Cup. The different turfs are being grown at a research and development centre to find the best playing surface for the football World Cup in six years' time. "This is a unique facility, there's nothing like it in this region," said Yasser... Read more
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Khaleej Times
100 days to go: Will Rio be ready for Olympics?and identifies key challenges facing organisers ahead of the opening ceremony o
100 days to go: Will Rio be ready for Olympics?
Khaleej Times / Posted 7 days ago
and identifies key challenges facing organisers ahead of the opening ceremony on August 5. Games Organisation - Unlike the football World Cup in Brazil two years ago, the Rio Olympics have mostly escaped controversy about venue delays.... Read more
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New Kerala
100 days to go: Will Rio be ready for Olympics? - newkerala.com #55078and identifies key challenges facing organisers ahead of the opening ceremony o
100 days to go: Will Rio be ready for Olympics? - newkerala.com #55078
New Kerala / Posted 7 days ago
and identifies key challenges facing organisers ahead of the opening ceremony on August 5. Games Organisation -- Unlike the football World Cup in Brazil two years ago, the Rio Olympics have mostly escaped controversy about venue... Read more
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New Kerala
Olympics serves Rio better than World Cup: Mayor Paes - newkerala.com #55061With Olympics only 100 days away, Rio city mayor Eduardo Paes has said the Game
Olympics serves Rio better than World Cup: Mayor Paes - newkerala.com #55061
New Kerala / Posted 8 days ago
With Olympics only 100 days away, Rio city mayor Eduardo Paes has said the Games will bring more benefits to the city than the Football World Cup two years ago. "There is a common sense -- valued by the International Olympic Committee (IOC) as... Read more
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Herald Sun
100 things you must know about Rio 2016the ceremonies in the Olympic Stadium? No, they’re in the same zone but are at
100 things you must know about Rio 2016
Herald Sun / Posted 8 days ago
the ceremonies in the Olympic Stadium? No, they’re in the same zone but are at the Maracana Stadium which hosted the football World Cup final two years ago.A view inside the Maracana Stadium. 12.What’s at Deodoro? The Kookaburras and... Read more
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Adelaide Now
100 things you must know about Rio 2016the ceremonies in the Olympic Stadium? No, they’re in the same zone but are at
100 things you must know about Rio 2016
Adelaide Now / Posted 8 days ago
the ceremonies in the Olympic Stadium? No, they’re in the same zone but are at the Maracana Stadium which hosted the football World Cup final two years ago.A view inside the Maracana Stadium. 12.What’s at Deodoro? The Kookaburras and... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
100 things you must know about Rio 2016the ceremonies in the Olympic Stadium? No, they’re in the same zone but are at
100 things you must know about Rio 2016
Daily Telegraph / Posted 8 days ago
the ceremonies in the Olympic Stadium? No, they’re in the same zone but are at the Maracana Stadium which hosted the football World Cup final two years ago.A view inside the Maracana Stadium. 12.What’s at Deodoro? The Kookaburras and... Read more
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The Courier Mail
100 things you must know about Rio 2016the ceremonies in the Olympic Stadium? No, they’re in the same zone but are at
100 things you must know about Rio 2016
The Courier Mail / Posted 8 days ago
the ceremonies in the Olympic Stadium? No, they’re in the same zone but are at the Maracana Stadium which hosted the football World Cup final two years ago.A view inside the Maracana Stadium. 12.What’s at Deodoro? The Kookaburras and... Read more
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Khaleej Times
A tale of two crises: Euro 2016 and Rio Olympicsthe costs in a time of austerity." So far demonstrations in Brazil have not ta
A tale of two crises: Euro 2016 and Rio Olympics
Khaleej Times / Posted 8 days ago
the costs in a time of austerity." So far demonstrations in Brazil have not targeted the Olympics in the way they did the football World Cup two years ago. The action against Rousseff, who could be forced to stand down before the August 5... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
Euro 2016 and Olympics - a tale of two crisesthe costs in a time of austerity." So far demonstrations in Brazil have not ta
Euro 2016 and Olympics - a tale of two crises
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted 9 days ago
the costs in a time of austerity." So far demonstrations in Brazil have not targeted the Olympics in the way they did the football World Cup two years ago. The action against Rousseff, who could be forced to stand down before the August 5... Read more
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Rappler
11 dead in Rio Olympics construction over 3 years – officialin the state of Rio de Janeiro. He compared the toll in a single city to the 8
11 dead in Rio Olympics construction over 3 years – official
Rappler / Posted 9 days ago
in the state of Rio de Janeiro. He compared the toll in a single city to the 8 killed during construction of sites for the football World Cup hosted around Brazil in 2014. The fatalities, detailed in a report by the labor office, occurred... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
Eleven dead in Rio Olympics construction over three years: officialon March 6, 2016 "It's a frightening number," said Robson Leite, inspector for
Eleven dead in Rio Olympics construction over three years: official
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted 9 days ago
on March 6, 2016 "It's a frightening number," said Robson Leite, inspector for the labor office in the state of Rio de Janeiro. He compared the toll to the eight killed during construction of sites for the football World Cup hosted by Brazil in 20... Read more
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give me sport
Why South Africa should host the 2017 Rugby League World Cuphave taken their respective World Cups and international tournaments to new, u
Why South Africa should host the 2017 Rugby League World Cup
give me sport / Posted 9 days ago
have taken their respective World Cups and international tournaments to new, unchartered territories. In 1994 FIFA staged the football World Cup in the United States. Much like rugby league in South Africa, the game of football was unknown to many... Read more
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New Kerala
footballer eyes comeback, confident of entering Bengal assembly ( - newkerala.com #53349want to talk about it now). No comments. Obviously I have plans related to foot
footballer eyes comeback, confident of entering Bengal assembly ( - newkerala.com #53349
New Kerala / Posted 12 days ago
want to talk about it now). No comments. Obviously I have plans related to football." He said he had been to Brazil for the football World Cup in 2014 and may travel to Moscow in 2018 for the next edition. "When I was at TFA I went to Germany.... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Rio Games will deliver, says US water polo captainREUTERS: Pessimism about the success of this year's Rio Games is misplaced, say
Rio Games will deliver, says US water polo captain
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 13 days ago
REUTERS: Pessimism about the success of this year's Rio Games is misplaced, says U.S. water polo captain Tony Azevedo, who is confident that Brazilians will once again prove they have few peers when it comes to hosting a party. Sceptics have... Read more
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The Star
Rio Games will deliver, says U.S. water polo captain(Reuters) - Pessimism about the success of this year's Rio Games is misplaced,
Rio Games will deliver, says U.S. water polo captain
The Star / Posted 13 days ago
(Reuters) - Pessimism about the success of this year's Rio Games is misplaced, says U.S. water polo captain Tony Azevedo, who is confident that Brazilians will once again prove they have few peers when it comes to hosting a party. Sceptics have... Read more
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Ilford Recorder
Queen’s 90th birthday: The highs and lows of the Royals in a changing Britainelection in 1966 saw Wilson increase Labour’s majority, with 364 to 253. That y
Queen’s 90th birthday: The highs and lows of the Royals in a changing Britain
Ilford Recorder / Posted 13 days ago
election in 1966 saw Wilson increase Labour’s majority, with 364 to 253. That year also saw the moment England finally won the football World Cup. Celebrations across the Commonwealth were held in 1977 to mark the Queen’s Silver Jubilee. The... Read more
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Romford Recorder
Queen’s 90th birthday: The highs and lows of the Royals in a changing Britainelection in 1966 saw Wilson increase Labour’s majority, with 364 to 253. That y
Queen’s 90th birthday: The highs and lows of the Royals in a changing Britain
Romford Recorder / Posted 13 days ago
election in 1966 saw Wilson increase Labour’s majority, with 364 to 253. That year also saw the moment England finally won the football World Cup. Celebrations across the Commonwealth were held in 1977 to mark the Queen’s Silver Jubilee. The... Read more
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PhysOrg
Is the sporting world putting money before fairness?This is because the top clubs only enter the competition in the third round, wh
Is the sporting world putting money before fairness?
PhysOrg / Posted 15 days ago
This is because the top clubs only enter the competition in the third round, whereas other clubs enter at earlier stages. The football World Cup has a complex set of qualification rules that ensure that there are representatives from each... Read more
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express
Olympics terror: Chance of Islamic State terror on Rio games is INCREASING, experts warnfree from enemies. Brazilian officials – eager to pull off South America's fir
Olympics terror: Chance of Islamic State terror on Rio games is INCREASING, experts warn
express / Posted 20 days ago
free from enemies. Brazilian officials – eager to pull off South America's first Olympics after successfully hosting the football World Cup in 2014 – have said previously they will ensure a safe games. Organisers plan to deploy around 85,000... Read more
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DW
Inky the octopus makes daring escape from New Zealand aquarium |zoos are known globally for their celebrity animals. Most recently, we've seen
Inky the octopus makes daring escape from New Zealand aquarium |
DW / Posted 21 days ago
zoos are known globally for their celebrity animals. Most recently, we've seen Heidi the cross-eyed possum, or Paul the football World Cup predicting octopus. There was sadness when Paul died a few months after the tournament, but nothing... Read more
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Super Sport
‘China wants to host World Cup’has little participation or popularity there. But the sky is the limit for Chi
‘China wants to host World Cup’
Super Sport / Posted 25 days ago
has little participation or popularity there. But the sky is the limit for Chinese sporting ambitions, with a bid for the football World Cup also hotly tipped under a push headed by none other than President Xi Jinping. Under the deal... Read more
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ESPN Cricinfo
A 360-degree look at the 2016 World T20out of place in such a tournament. An elimination tournament within a world eve
A 360-degree look at the 2016 World T20
ESPN Cricinfo / Posted 26 days ago
out of place in such a tournament. An elimination tournament within a world event was virtually unheard of. It was as if the football World Cup had started with an eight-nation elimination tournament. On top of that a bilateral South... Read more
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Herald Sun
Let’s here it for the Bhoyswing that? “It’s non-negotiable,” he replies with a snigger. “My agent knows n
Let’s here it for the Bhoy
Herald Sun / Posted 27 days ago
swing that? “It’s non-negotiable,” he replies with a snigger. “My agent knows not to book in anything. I take time off for the football World Cup and the US elections. “My agent knows John Oliver over there and he can always get me to a fun Comedy... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Brazil builder executives say Rousseff campaign used kickbacks - paperin projects, including the Angra 3 nuclear power station, the Belo Monte hydroe
Brazil builder executives say Rousseff campaign used kickbacks - paper
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 27 days ago
in projects, including the Angra 3 nuclear power station, the Belo Monte hydroelectric dam and three stadiums built for the football World Cup held in Brazil in 2014, Folha reported. The paper had previously reported that Andrade Gutierrez... Read more
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Herald Sun
Let’s here it for the Bhoyswing that? “It’s non-negotiable,” he replies with a snigger. “My agent knows n
Let’s here it for the Bhoy
Herald Sun / Posted 29 days ago
swing that? “It’s non-negotiable,” he replies with a snigger. “My agent knows not to book in anything. I take time off for the football World Cup and the US elections. “My agent knows John Oliver over there and he can always get me to a fun Comedy... Read more
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walesonline
Your guide to the cities hosting Wales games during Euro 2016of just over 33,000. It hosted matches at the 1999 and 2007 Rugby World Cups a
Your guide to the cities hosting Wales games during Euro 2016
walesonline / Posted 1 months ago
of just over 33,000. It hosted matches at the 1999 and 2007 Rugby World Cups as well as Romania’s 2-1 win over England at the football World Cup in 1998. An aerial view of the stadium The most recent renovation was completed earlier this year in... Read more

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