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Hosts survive South American shootout drama

As kick-off at the 2018 FIFA World Cup Russia™ edges closer every day, we at FIFA.com thought we would whet your appetite for the action. With some outstanding games in store across June and July, we are going to focus in on highlights from some of the most memorable encounters from four years ago. We were treated to excitement, drama, ...

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South Florida eliminates Hartford in 11 innings, 9-4

DELAND, Fla. (AP) David Villar had two hits and drove in three runs, including the go-ahead in the 11th inning, and South Florida defeated Hartford 9-4 on Saturday, eliminating the Hawks from the NCAA Tournament’s DeLand Regional. Villar’s two-run single with the bases loaded in the 11th gave the Bulls the lead for good. Joe Genord then supplied some insurance ...

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Record 11 newcomers in New South Wales team for State opener

SYDNEY (AP) Incoming coach Brad Fittler has taken drastic steps in an effort to reverse New South Wales’ losing history in the State of Origin rugby league, naming 11 newcomers in his squad for the series opener against Queensland on June 6. No team in series history had made more than 10 changes to its squad. The last time that ...

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Native American lacrosse teams leagueless in South Dakota

Travis Brave Heart was planning to spend his senior season this spring and summer tuning up to play college lacrosse in the fall. Instead, the 17-year-old standout from Aberdeen, South Dakota, is faced with the prospect of not playing at all. His Lightning Stick Society team was one of three Native American clubs kicked out of a developmental league in ...

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Rewind to a South African thriller

Fans across the world voted for their favourite FIFA World Cup matches, and the latest of those choices – Uruguay-Ghana – will be streamed ‘live’ on 11 May. Fans voted for their favourite FIFA World Cup™ game from the past nine editions, and the eighth of those winning matches – Urugu… FIFA.com – Latest News

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Hundreds of South African soccer fans riot violently at game

Hundreds of South African soccer fans disgruntled at the performance of their team rioted violently at a game on Saturday night, viciously assaulting at least one security guard on the field, attacking others with chairs, setting parts of the stadium on fire and causing extensive damage. They were shocking scenes in a country that hosted the Wor… FOX Sports Digital

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South Africa backs Morocco for 2026 World Cup

JOHANNESBURG (AP) The South African soccer federation has promised Morocco ”unqualified support” in its bid to host the 2026 World Cup. The federation says its president, Danny Jordaan, assured Morocco’s delegation ”he will personally lobby” African officials ahead of the scheduled vot… FOX Sports Digital

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Identifying the biggest need for every NFC South team

theScore goes division by division to identify the biggest positional needs for all 32 NFL teams entering the 2018 draft, which will be held from April 26-28. AFCEAST | NORTH | SOUTH | WESTNFCEAST | NORTH | SOUTH | WEST Atlanta Falcons Biggest need: DTSecondary needs:… NFL | theScore

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