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  1. Sport - Soccer - WORLD CUP

    Violence at World Cup will not be tolerated, says Brazil

    Posted Dec 10th 2013, 10:18pm by AFP

    ... Agence France-Presse The recent outbreak of hooliganism, which marred a weekend first division match, must not happen again, say tournament hosts Violence will not be tolerated, says Brazil Brazil has pledged to stamp out stadium violence after hooliganism marred a weekend first division league game, raising fresh doubts about its ability to stage a trouble-free World Cup. ...

  2. Sport - Other Sport - CRICKET

    Political violence 'will undermine T20 World Cup'

    Posted Dec 10th 2013, 10:23pm by AFP

    ... Agence France-Presse in Dhaka Host Bangladesh admits it faces a huge task keeping visiting teams safe from deadly protests Political violence 'will undermine T20 World Cup' Bangladesh's cricket chief has said that next year's Twenty20 World Cup is threatened by the country's deadly political violence, warning there may only be weeks to save the tournament. ...


    Protect referees by hitting clubs where it hurts

    Posted May 17th 2013, 12:00am by William Lai

    ... William Lai The spate of violence against officials shows little is being done to promote respect for game Protect referees by hitting the clubs where it hurts No one is bigger than the club. This commonly espoused mantra is easy to comprehend yet individuals with massive egos and an overdeveloped sense of grandeur do not get it. They are the ones who take the law ...

  4. Sport - Racing

    Cast of colourful characters all part of Hong Kong's Dubai desert raid

    Posted Mar 27th 2014, 06:58pm by Michael Cox

    ... to be an expert in hand-to-hand violence, be convicted for corruption or an apparently insane leader of a former Soviet country to have a horse at the world’s biggest race night, although maybe it helps. ...

  5. Sport - Hong Kong - RATIONAL REF

    Ingredients of violence still a risk at junior soccer tournaments

    Posted Apr 26th 2013, 12:00am by William Lai

    ... William Lai Little has changed since a 10-year-old kicked an opponent a year ago in an incident that led to 2.5 million YouTube hits Ingredients of violence remain at youth matches It has been a year since Hong Kong's infamous head-kick incident when a 10-year-old boy kicked his opponent in the face. Its YouTube video went viral- amassing around two and a half million ...

  6. Sport - Soccer

    Brazilian players to go on strike after attack

    Posted Feb 06th 2014, 12:01am by AP

    ... at the championship's other 19 clubs. We are fed up with these unpunished acts of violence in football Statement by Corinthian players Saturday's attack was the latest incident to tarnish the image ... the tournament's result last year. On top of that, outbreaks of fan violence plagued Brazilian stadiums throughout last year and raised safety concerns ahead of the World Cup. The incidents meant ...

  7. Sport - Other Sport - MOTOR SPORT

    Controversy lingers as F1 heads to violence-wracked Bahrain

    Posted Apr 19th 2013, 12:00am by AFP

    ... have put up makeshift roadblocks and barricades of burning tyres during clashes with security forces in the violence-wracked nation. The demonstrations yesterday were mostly isolated, ... "No F1. Don't race on our blood." Bahrain has faced more than two years of violence between the Sunni-led government and majority Shiites seeking a greater political voice. The race ...

  8. Sport - Soccer - SOCCER

    Death penalty for some for Egypt soccer violence

    Posted Jan 26th 2013, 07:59pm by Associated Press in Cairo

    ... Associated Press in Cairo An Egyptian court has handed down death sentences for 21 people accused of taking part in soccer violence last year that killed 74. In the courtroom, families ... was the world’s deadliest soccer violence in 15 years. As is customary in Egypt, the death sentences will be sent to a top religious authority, the Grand Mufti, for approval.   ...

  9. Sport - Soccer - SOCCER

    Hooligans run riot at top European soccer fixtures

    Posted Apr 16th 2013, 12:00am by AFP

    ... Agence France-Presse in Paris Matches across the continent, including English FA Cup semi-final, are marred by violence Hooligans run riot at showpiece European games Tear gas, stun ... tuning into TV coverage of the sport's oldest cup competition. Wigan chairman Dave Whelan said he was stunned by the violence that left some fans injured and children in tears. "I ...

  10. Sport - Soccer - HOME AND AWAY PETER SIMPSON

    Alan Pardew's apology a PR patch-up job

    Posted Mar 07th 2014, 09:32pm by Peter Simpson

    ... a motion that was quick." Cleary, Pardew does not do apologies well, but then what thug that heaps shame on football with violent conduct does? He went on to offer reasons for his violence ...




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