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Coming To Brazil

Brazil will be the center of attention for millions of football lovers around the world as they tune in to watch the month-long 2014 Fifa World Cup tournament currently being played in that country. However, not many people are aware of these 10 interesting facts about Brazil. 1. Brazil is the largest country in both South America and the Latin […]

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Brazil vs Croatia: Match Preview

After what seems like a lifetime of waiting, the 2014 FIFA World Cup is finally upon us and the opening game sees hosts Brazil, take on Croatia on Thursday the 12th of June.  It´s expected that a billion people worldwide will tune in on TV to watch the first game, which will be preceded by a 25-minute opening ceremony featuring […]

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The 2014 FIFA World Cup Goes To?

The World Cup is nearly upon us and rather than looking at the favorites or the dark horses, let’s ask ourselves who will actually go all the way – which out of the 32 nations could end up winning and become football world champions for 2014? One of the teams that could take home the cup is Argentina. They boast […]

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Miami Outpaced Pacers To Reach NBA Final

Pacers could not stopped the rampaging champion Miami Heat from entering their fourth consecutive NBA finals by the end of whistle on Friday. Lebron James and Chris Bosh were the key destroyers of the Indiana Pacers, each scoring 25 points respectively. In a game filled with excitement and rapturous applause, the two-time defending champion Miami heat set the court ablaze […]

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Spencer, Williams Mills, The Jamaican Diamond League Winners On Saturday

Kaliese Spencer and Novlene Williams Mills were the Jamaican winners at the at the IAAF Eugene Diamond League Meet in the USA  Saturday  afternoon. Spencer clocked a world leading 54.29 seconds to win the women’s 400 meter hurdles. Compatriot Shevon Stoddart finished 4th in 5615. Williams Mills continued her good form, clocking 50.40 to win the women’s 400 meters. Stephanie […]

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Skipper Ramdin Wants Bigger Effort From Batsmen

BRIDGETOWN, Barbados (CMC) — Newly appointed West Indies captain Denesh Ramdin has expressed concern over his side’s batting, and wants to see a bigger effort in that department before the first Test against New Zealand which bowls off in eight days. The Windies batsmen generally struggled in a threeday match against a Barbados Select XI which ended on Wednesday. Darren Bravo […]

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The Narine Conundrum

There are striking similarities in the West Indies Cricket Board’s suspension of Sunil Narine for the forthcoming home Tests against New Zealand and that of Desmond Haynes 19 years ago, prior to the 1995 series against Australia. Both involve the players’ failure to meet a deadline for returning to the Caribbean, in Narine’s case for the squad’s preparatory training camp, […]

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Real Madrid Are European Champion Club Team

La decima. Real Madrid won their 10th UEFA Champions’ League title with a stunning 4-1 victory over fellow Madrid side Atletico in Lisbon. Atletico, the La Liga champions who humbled Real into third place in the league, took the lead through a 36th minute header from Diego Godin, as Real’s veteran goalkeeper Iker Casillas had a rush of blood and […]

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Sammy Signs T20 Deal With Glamorgan

Darren Sammy, the hard-hitting West Indian allrounder, has signed a deal with Glamor to play in the NatWest T20 Blast until the Caribbean Premier League begins.Sammy has received a No Objection Certificate from the WICB and will arrive in time for Glamorgan’s next T20 Blast fixture, against Sussex on Friday. He could be available for seven matches before returning to the […]

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Cooper Reported For Suspect Action

Kevon Cooper, the Rajasthan Royals all-rounder, has been reported by the umpires for a suspect action while bowling certain deliveries, after his team’s five-wicket loss to Mumbai Indians in the Indian Premier League (IPL). Read more.