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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 4 days 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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AllAfrica.com
Another Olympics Not to Remembergold and the football team got a gold, we have not done anything to move up the
Another Olympics Not to Remember
AllAfrica.com / Posted 5 days ago
gold and the football team got a gold, we have not done anything to move up the medals table. Our best performance at the football World Cup was in 1994. We were ranked fifth in the world. But that has been the highest we've ever been on the... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
As China's football spree accelerates, rival suitors eye Liverpool stakebacking of President Xi Jinping, who portrays himself as an avid fan and says h
As China's football spree accelerates, rival suitors eye Liverpool stake
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 7 days ago
backing of President Xi Jinping, who portrays himself as an avid fan and says he wants China to one day host - and win - the football World Cup. China currently ranks 78th in the world, below Uzbekistan and Benin. While many clubs and fans are... Read more
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Irish Examiner
We must get to bottom of ticket toutingat a press conference on Monday that they had previously arrested the chief exe
We must get to bottom of ticket touting
Irish Examiner / Posted 13 days ago
at a press conference on Monday that they had previously arrested the chief executive of THG James Sinton in 2014 before the football world cup, claiming he was part of a “ticketing mafia” — did not and do not believe the position. They said the... Read more
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North-West Evening Mail
Jack Burnell fumes at Olympic open water disqualificationBritain's Jack Burnell was left fuming and perplexed after being disqualified f
Jack Burnell fumes at Olympic open water disqualification
North-West Evening Mail / Posted 13 days ago
Britain's Jack Burnell was left fuming and perplexed after being disqualified from the men's open water swimming when in medal contention. The Briton was in the Olympic medal mix at the end of the 10-kilometres race, but was denied in the frantic... Read more
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dna
Watch Brazil fans hilariously troll US women's football keeper Hope Solo over her Zika commentsparaded during the opening ceremony on Friday. So rude can Brazil fans be that
Watch Brazil fans hilariously troll US women's football keeper Hope Solo over her Zika comments
dna / Posted 21 days ago
paraded during the opening ceremony on Friday. So rude can Brazil fans be that two years ago, at the inaugural game of the football World Cup in São Paulo, a largely upper-class crowd chanted for Dilma Rousseff, Brazil's first female president... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
It Is That Time Again When the Kenyans Rub It inhave a hold of the global media levers gets to host an international sports eve
It Is That Time Again When the Kenyans Rub It in
AllAfrica.com / Posted 21 days ago
have a hold of the global media levers gets to host an international sports event. I love the Olympic Games because unlike the football world cup, I do not have the pressure to be African by supporting any African team that shows up trying to take... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Raucous Brazil fans turn deaf ear to Olympic spiritopening ceremony on Friday. 'VERY DISAPPOINTED' So rude can Brazil fans be th
Raucous Brazil fans turn deaf ear to Olympic spirit
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 22 days ago
opening ceremony on Friday. 'VERY DISAPPOINTED' So rude can Brazil fans be that two years ago, at the inaugural game of the football World Cup in São Paulo, a largely upper-class crowd chanted for Dilma Rousseff, Brazil's first female president... Read more
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Aljazeera
Rio 2016: Divided Brazil welcomes the Olympic Gamesregular exchanges of gunfire. There are now four guesthouses in the favela and
Rio 2016: Divided Brazil welcomes the Olympic Games
Aljazeera / Posted 23 days ago
regular exchanges of gunfire. There are now four guesthouses in the favela and Chagas seized on the opportunity that was the football World Cup two years ago to add to the community. "We embraced this. We don't promote the restaurant beyond the... Read more
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Christian Today
As the Rio Olympics starts, here are the best pictures of Christ The RedeemerAlthough there are other similar statues across the world, none are as famous a
As the Rio Olympics starts, here are the best pictures of Christ The Redeemer
Christian Today / Posted 24 days ago
Although there are other similar statues across the world, none are as famous and iconic as Christ the Redeemer. During the football World Cup, hosted by Brazil two years ago, the statue was a prominent part of the TV coverage and we can expect... Read more
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International Business Times
Brazil's anti-Zika volunteers patrol poorest favelas in 'search and destroy' missions rubbed on the body can act as a repellent – and laugh even more when she says t
Brazil's anti-Zika volunteers patrol poorest favelas in 'search and destroy' missions
International Business Times / Posted 24 days ago
rubbed on the body can act as a repellent – and laugh even more when she says the virus probably entered Brazil during the football World Cup precursor, the Confederations Cup in 2013. "I've lived here 47 years. I wouldn't live anywhere... Read more
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give me sport
Rio Olympics: Four of the biggest problems that could ruin the 2016 Gamesto become a GMS writer? Sign up now and submit a 250-word test article: http://
Rio Olympics: Four of the biggest problems that could ruin the 2016 Games
give me sport / Posted 25 days ago
to become a GMS writer? Sign up now and submit a 250-word test article: http://gms.to/haveyoursay4 Despite hosting the football World Cup just two years ago, there are worries going into the Olympics and dangers that face the country and... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Dylan Cleaver: These are the worst PR Olympic Games in historygetting worse if anything as the drug lords reclaim stakes in some of the large
Dylan Cleaver: These are the worst PR Olympic Games in history
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 27 days ago
getting worse if anything as the drug lords reclaim stakes in some of the larger favelas that were 'pacified' in time for the football World cup two years ago. Perhaps nothing illustrates the complete loss of perspective than what happened in... Read more
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The Indian Express
It’s a right royal mess but Rio 2016 Olympics has a punchline: We are like this onlyof life continue to wrestle each other like a pillow-fighting couple. There’s
It’s a right royal mess but Rio 2016 Olympics has a punchline: We are like this only
The Indian Express / Posted 27 days ago
of life continue to wrestle each other like a pillow-fighting couple. There’s acceptance that this is way bigger than the football World Cup — marked from the admission that this might not go as smooth. And there’s hope though that pain will... Read more
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Rolling Good Times
OpenBet to provide SiteBuilder tool to PMUmicrosites using an advanced CMS, opening up the possibility of dedicated pages
OpenBet to provide SiteBuilder tool to PMU
Rolling Good Times / Posted 27 days ago
microsites using an advanced CMS, opening up the possibility of dedicated pages for major sporting events, such as the football World Cup or Olympic Games. It is backed by contextual intelligence which offers personalized content based on... Read more
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Swissinfo
On the image offensive at the Olympicsplastic sheets. Bideau commented that Switzerland had set up the crowd-pulling
On the image offensive at the Olympics
Swissinfo / Posted 27 days ago
plastic sheets. Bideau commented that Switzerland had set up the crowd-pulling ice rink to meet a specific need. “Before the football World Cup we carried out a study on public knowledge of Switzerland. Awareness amounted to next to nothing.”... Read more
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Swissinfo
‘Olympics will provide some relief to Brazilians’The 2016 Olympic Games in Rio will be a success story for Brazil, just like the
‘Olympics will provide some relief to Brazilians’
Swissinfo / Posted 27 days ago
The 2016 Olympic Games in Rio will be a success story for Brazil, just like the football World Cup two years ago, says Swiss ambassador to Brazil André Regli. In an interview with swissinfo.ch, he talks about the challenges for Swiss investors in... Read more
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Daily Mirror
Will the Rio Olympics mark the start of the Games' decline?and poverty and ­general level of strife in that country are on a scale we woul
Will the Rio Olympics mark the start of the Games' decline?
Daily Mirror / Posted 30 days ago
and poverty and ­general level of strife in that country are on a scale we would not recognise. And their memories of the Football World Cup in 2014 are fresh enough for them to know that all the promises of ­economic boost, ­regeneration and... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Brazil arrests man on terrorism charges ahead of Olympicshad been in Syria. The man allegedly had links to terrorist organizations at l
Brazil arrests man on terrorism charges ahead of Olympics
Inquirier.net / Posted a month ago
had been in Syria. The man allegedly had links to terrorist organizations at least as far back as 2014 when Brazil hosted the football World Cup, said Justice Minister Alexandre de Moraes. Despite the arrest, which followed 12 others last week,... Read more
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The Borneo Post
Brazil arrests man on terrorism charges ahead of Olympicshad been in Syria. The man allegedly had links to terrorist organizations at l
Brazil arrests man on terrorism charges ahead of Olympics
The Borneo Post / Posted 1 months ago
had been in Syria. The man allegedly had links to terrorist organizations at least as far back as 2014 when Brazil hosted the football World Cup, said Justice Minister Alexandre de Moraes. Despite the arrest, which followed 12 others last week,... Read more
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Rappler
Brazil arrests man on terrorism charges ahead of Olympicshad been in Syria. The man allegedly had links to terrorist organizations at l
Brazil arrests man on terrorism charges ahead of Olympics
Rappler / Posted 1 months ago
had been in Syria. The man allegedly had links to terrorist organizations at least as far back as 2014 when Brazil hosted the football World Cup, said Justice Minister Alexandre de Moraes. Despite the arrest, which followed 12 others last week,... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
Brazil arrests man on terrorism charges ahead of Olympicson July 23, 2016 The man allegedly had links to terrorist organizations at lea
Brazil arrests man on terrorism charges ahead of Olympics
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted 1 months ago
on July 23, 2016 The man allegedly had links to terrorist organizations at least as far back as 2014 when Brazil hosted the football World Cup, said Justice Minister Alexandre de Moraes. Despite the arrest, which followed 12 others last week,... Read more
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International Business Times
These are the most expensive cars ever sold at auction motorsport win since before World War II and came on the same day that underdog
These are the most expensive cars ever sold at auction
International Business Times / Posted 1 months ago
motorsport win since before World War II and came on the same day that underdog West Germany beat favourites Hungary to win the football World Cup. Sold in "near barn-find condition", the car is not perfect, but it is the only W196 to be available... Read more

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