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Neymar-minus Brazil reaches last 8 after win over Venezuela

The highly anticipated clash between Columbia and Brazil took a different direction when first – Brazil lost 0-1 to Columbia with Neymar totally off-colour almost throughout the match, and second – the physical fight between Carlos Bacca of Columbia and Neymar that saw both of them receive red cards from the referee after the game. Neymar was seen to hit ...

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Colombia edges past Brazil, defeats them 23 years after

Thursday’s encounter between Brazil and Columbia was expected to be tight from the perspective of producing a good show but Columbia surprisingly conquered the match, leaving the five-time world champions with only two real chances that they obviously missed, conceding a 0-1 defeat. Columbia was placed third in Group C, going into Thursday’s clash against Brazil. They were not counted ...

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Floyd Mayweather is Forbes’ highest paid athlete, rival Manny Pacquiao comes second

American Floyd Mayweather has topped Forbes’ list of 100 highest-paid athletes’ with earnings of $300 million, while India’s cricket star captain M.S.Dhoni slipped to 23rd position from 22nd last year and he is tied with Barcelona star, 23-year-old Neymar with earnings of $31 million. The undefeated boxer who won the mega fight against his Filipino rival, Manny Pacquiao is miles ...

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Copa America 2015: Preview, Schedule, Live Streaming, Venue

Top players from South America have gathered in Santiago as the 44th edition of the South American Championship is all set to start fromThursday, June 11. The tournament that is organized by South America’s football governing body, CONMEBOL will 10 teams participate along with two invitees from CONCACAF, Jamaica and Mexico. Jamaica got the opportunity to play in the tournament ...

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Champion’s League Final 2015: Barca has edge over Juventus

Breaking the chances of an El Classico final, the 2015 Champion’s League final will see a clash between the Catalan giants FC Barcelona and Italian club, Juventus. When to watch: 12.15 AM IST Juventus deservingly won over Real Madrid to set up a clash against the mighty Barcelona. The way they defeat the Spanish giants, Real Madrid proved that the ...

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Barcelona Footballer Neymar Praises Boxer Mayweather Win over Pacquiao

Barcelona, May 3 (IANS) Spanish football club Barcelona’s Brazilian forward Neymar has paid tribute to boxer Floyd Mayweather after his victory by a unanimous decision over Manny Pacquiao in Las Vegas. Mayweather bravely outfought Pacquiao to stretch his unbeaten overall fight record to 48-0 on Saturday. “Pacquiao is an amazing fighter but for me Floyd is the one and like ...

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Cristiano Ronaldo should be punished for shocking behavior: Neymar

Brazilian and Barcelona forward Neymar has asked the Spanish football authorities to give stricter punishment to Real Madrid ace Cristiano Ronaldo for his violent conduct on the field of play against Cordoba. Ronaldo was sent off after he kicked defender Edimar Fraga and slapped Jose Crespo during a Spanish La Liga encounter Saturday which Madrid won 2-1. Ronaldo could escape ...

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Neymar will be the world’s best: Pat Comes from Brazil’s Ronaldo, Another Best

Brazil football hero Ronaldo said that the country’s national team lacked talent, but “it is just a matter of time” before Barcelona star Neymar becomes the “world’s best player”. “Cristiano Ronaldo and (Lionel) Messi are the best right now, but Neymar has come a long way. The move to Europe has done him good,” Ronaldo said in an interview published ...

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World’s Top 10 Richest Football Players: Ronaldo still No.1, Messi Next

The list of 2014 world’s richest football players released by the magazine ‘Forbes’ recently, shows that Christiano Ronaldo tops the list with $80 million earned in sports and endorsements together in the last one year. About 15 footballers have found their place in the world’s 100 richest sports personalities in the year. Lionel Messi, with his total earnings of $64.7 million comes ...

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FIFA World Cup 2014: Brazil Tops Favorites to Lift Trophy

The host nation Brazil is largely tipped to win this year’s FIFA World Cup. They have the home territory advantage and will look to make good use of the familiar surroundings. Besides this, they boast of an attacking squad that would attract the envy of any side around the world. With a host of youngsters like Neymar, Paulinho and Luiz ...

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