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History made as Solomons reach world stage

Solomon Islands created history by qualifying for the FIFA U-17 World Cup Peru 2019 with a deserved 3-1 win over Fiji in the first semi-final of the OFC U-16 Championship on Wednesday. A large crowd was on hand at the Lawson Tama Stadium in Honiara to roar on the local heroes as the football-mad nation finally reached its first 11-a-side ...

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'Chasing squirrels and herding cats': An oral history of 'The Sandlot'

When David Mickey Evans sat down to write his magnum opus, he wasn’t trying to write a baseball movie. “The Boys of Summer,” as his script was originally titled, isn’t even about baseball, he insists. He was simply trying, to borrow a term from Scotty Smalls, not to be a “goofus.” After being unceremoniously relieved of duties about 10 days ...

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The history of the FIFA eWorld Cup

From the original FIWC in 2004 to the FIFA eWorld Cup 2018 gives an overview of all the Grand Finals Featuring records, facts, figures and more! 2018 witnessed the FIFA eWorld Cup played under a new name for the first time, but over the past decade and a half, the world’s leading FIFA players battled for global glory when ...

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