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Dec 12

Technical Study Group reflect on Jordan 2016

FIFA’s Technical Study Group (TSG) has published its report on the recent FIFA U-17 Women’s World Cup in Jordan, lauding the standard of attacking play while identifying key areas for improvement.

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Oct 08

Player Ratings: All Blacks v South Africa

Chris Rattue’s player ratings from the All Blacks 57-15 win over South Africa in Durban this morning. All Blacks Ben Smith 9 Constantly involved, another class performance apart from couple of messy first half moments. Israel…

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Sep 11

Officials who botched end of Oklahoma State game suspended (Yahoo Sports)

The eight-man officiating crew that botched the end of the Central Michigan-Oklahoma State game has been suspended for two games, the Mid-American Conference announced Sunday. ”The crew missed an opportunity to advise the MAC officiating crew of the …

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Aug 10

Serena eliminated in third round upset

Tennis - Women's Singles Third RoundBy Drazen Jorgic RIO DE JANEIRO (Reuters) – Olympic champion and world number one Serena Williams was bundled out of the Rio de Janeiro tennis tournament in the third round of the singles on Tuesday after a shock 6-4 6-3 defeat to Ukraine’s Elina Svitolina. The defeat by the 20th-ranked Svitolina ends Williams’ Olympic tournament, having also suffered a surprise loss in the doubles with older sister Venus on Sunday. The 34-year-old Williams, who is not entered in the mixed doubles, cut short her media commitments after the loss, speaking only to the official broadcasters before she returned to the changing rooms.

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