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  1. Sport - Soccer - World cup 2014

    World Cup diary: Japan win the politeness trophy

    Posted Jun 16th 2014, 11:51pm by James Porteous

    ... to the politeness and cleanliness that seems to be the norm.  And really, why should it be so unusual? What's so hard about bringing a plastic bag with you and spending five minutes picking up after ...

  2. Sport - Golf

    Ryo Ishikawa hopes victory in Hokkaido can revive his career

    Posted Jul 07th 2014, 11:30pm by AFP

    ... off the course in endorsements than on it. My swing was where I wanted it and I put the ball where I wanted to. I hit some world-class shots when I needed to Ryo Ishikawa Victory ...

  3. Sport - Other Sport - BOXING

    Freedom fighter pulls no punches

    Posted Jul 12th 2014, 08:36pm by Unus Alladin

    ... but ended up in police custody. He was kicked off the Cuban team and denied the chance of a possible third gold medal at the 2008 Beijing Olympics. The politics in Cuba is too confusing to really ... and boxing. The two-time amateur world champion sees more Cubans defecting for the better life in America. It's too hard to resist, he says. "The politics in Cuba is too confusing to really ...

  4. Sport - Soccer

    How late Real Madrid great Alfredo Di Stefano could have joined Barcelona

    Posted Jul 10th 2014, 10:15pm by AFP

    ... squad was mouth-watering. But political tensions hung over the separatist-minded Catalonia region and its relations with Madrid. "Barca, led by Ladislao Kubala, was winning everything ...

  5. Sport - Soccer - World cup 2014

    Nightmare just got worse for Brazil: bitter rivals Argentina reach their Maracana

    Posted Jul 10th 2014, 10:28am

    ... century but it was eclipsed by Brazil in economic and political might in recent decades. At the official “Fan Fest” in Sao Paulo, some Brazilians wore the Dutch team’s orange colours, applauding ...

  6. Sport - Soccer - World cup 2014

    Mauling could outrank even 1950 final defeat, say shellshocked Brazil fans

    Posted Jul 09th 2014, 06:38am

    ... business manager, said at a bar in Rio de Janeiro. The darkened mood could dent President Rousseff’s approval rating, although the effect might only be temporary, said Claudio Couto, a political ...

  7. Sport - Soccer

    Louis Van Gaal's reputation burnished in Brazil

    Posted Jul 08th 2014, 10:45pm by AFP

    ... fun of you or being dead serious," went the advice. That will certainly make a contrast to Moyes' ever polite and apologetic turns in front of the press in his ill-fated spell ...

  8. Sport - Soccer - BRAZIL V GERMANY

    Brazil in mourning after 7-1 thrashing at the hands of Germany

    Posted Jul 09th 2014, 10:57pm by AP

    ... of this defeat will be political, too. Associated Press ...

  9. Sport - Soccer - World cup 2014

    Road to Rio: Protests on the backburner as Brazil embraces the opportunity to party

    Posted Jul 01st 2014, 11:17pm by Paul Kay

    ... Paul Kay Locals remain unimpressed with Fifa, that's plain, but as long as the selecao are doing well, it seems chaos will have to wait Politics, saints, Cup glory … any excuse ... music. Before long we're being pulled out of our chairs by a gamut of relatives, from kids to grannies, to do some sort of hoedown. Afterwards I get a potted history of Brazilian politics ...

  10. Sport - Soccer - World cup 2014

    Brazil v Colombia: Euphoria deafening as Andean nation hopes to reinvent reputation

    Posted Jul 03rd 2014, 09:46pm by AP

    ... President Juan Manuel Santos is also devoted, and planned to attend today's contest. The Colombian team's unselfish poise and grace are about the only thing Santos and his political ... people "transcend the political tribalism" that has defined the nation's violent history. It reminded him, he said, of how Nelson Mandela used South Africa's love of rugby ...




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