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France lift second World Cup after winning classic final 4-2

France won the World Cup for the second time by ending battling Croatia’s dream of a first title with a 4-2 victory on Sunday in one of the most entertaining and action-packed finals for decades.

Agencies, Jul 15 2018

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Belgium overpower tired England to secure third place

Belgium beat England 2-0 in the World Cup third-place playoff on Saturday to secure their best ever finish at a World Cup and send Gareth Southgate's side home with a second straight loss.

Reuters, Jul 15 2018

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Global Twenty20 Canada: Sandeep keeps Tigers alive

Sandeep Lamichhane played a major role in Montreal Tigers’ second victory in the Global Twenty20 Canada on Tuesday as the Nepali leg-spinner picked up three wickets keeping his team alive in the race for the playoffs.

Post Report, Jul 12 2018

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Croatia defeat England to advance to World cup finals

Croatia are going to their first World Cup final as they defeat England 2-1 in the semi-final match in Russia on on Wednesday.

Jul 12 2018

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Samuel Umtiti header puts France in World Cup final with win over Belgium

France have booked their place in the World Cup final, after defeating Belgium 1-0 in their semi-final at the St Petersburg Stadium on Tuesday.

Jul 11 2018

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Sandeep takes two wickets in last league game

Nepal’s Sandeep Lamichhane ended the Global Twenty20 Canada league campaign on a high note picking up two wickets but his Montreal Tigers side still lost to Toronto Nationals to finish at the bottom of the table on Sunday.

Post Report, Jul 10 2018

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Russia's World Cup dream ends with Croatia shootout defeat

Russia's World Cup dream ended within agonising sight of the semi-finals as they went down 4-3 on penalties to Croatia on Saturday after another gallant performance in front of their fanatical fans which again belied their lowly ranking.

Reuters, Jul 08 2018

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England down Sweden 2-0 to reach World Cup semifinals

England have reached the World Cup semifinals for only the third time, the last time coming in 1990. Strikes by Harry Mcguire and Dele Alli were sufficient to see them through to the last eight.

Agencies, Jul 07 2018

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Belgium stun Brazil 2-1 to enter semi-finals

Belgium ended Brazil's dream of a sixth World Cup title when they beat the South Americans 2-1 in a dramatic, enthralling end-to-end quarter-final on Friday to earn a semi-final tie against France.

Agencies, Jul 07 2018

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France beat Uruguay 2-0 to reach semi-finals

Raphael Varane's glancing header and a goalkeeping blunder that gifted Antoine Griezmann a soft goal gave France a 2-0 victory over Uruguay in the first World Cup quarter-final on Friday and a set up a last-four tie with Brazil or Belgium.

Agencies, Jul 06 2018

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Nepal drawn with Japan

Nepal were drawn alongside Japan, Vietnam and Pakistan in Group ‘D’ for men’s football in the 2018 Indonesia Asian Games during a draw held in Jakarta on Thursday.

Post Report, Jul 06 2018

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Sandeep plays crucial role in Tigers’ first win

Nepal’s leg spinner Sandeep Lamichhane played a crucial role in Montreal Tigers’ first victory in the Global Twenty20 Canada after the teen bowler bowled economically and picked up a wicket at the Maple Leaf North-West ground in King City on Wednesday.

POST REPORT, Jul 06 2018

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