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FIFA World Cup 2022 Qualifiers: Brazil beat Venezuela to lead South American qualifying group; Uruguay beat Colombia
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FIFA World Cup 2022 Qualifiers: Brazil beat Venezuela to lead South American qualifying group; Uruguay beat Colombia

Brazil unconvincingly beat Venezuela 1-0 at home, but that was enough for coach Tite's team to take the lead in South American World Cup qualifying with nine points from three matches.

Premier League: Everton's new signing James Rodriguez says club ready to end 23-year wait for title
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Premier League: Everton's new signing James Rodriguez says club ready to end 23-year wait for title

James believes Everton can lift major silverware for the first time since the 1995 FA Cup.

Australia and New Zealand named co-hosts of 2023 FIFA Women's World Cup
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Australia and New Zealand named co-hosts of 2023 FIFA Women's World Cup

Australia and New Zealand were handed the right to host the 2023 Women’s World Cup football tournament by a comfortable margin after a vote by the FIFA Council on Thursday.

FIFA to choose from three bids for hosting 2023 women's World Cup
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FIFA to choose from three bids for hosting 2023 women's World Cup

World soccer’s governing body FIFA will decide on which of three bids will host the next women’s World Cup, to be held in 2023, during an online meeting of its ruling council on 25 June.

Brazil withdraws from race to host 2023 FIFA Women's World Cup, backs Colombia to organise tournament
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Brazil withdraws from race to host 2023 FIFA Women's World Cup, backs Colombia to organise tournament

Brazil has withdrawn its candidacy to host the 2023 Women’s World Cup, with the Brazilian Football Confederation saying the government did not consider it wise to offer financial guarantees in the midst of the COVID-19 pandemic.

To beat the coronavirus, Colombia tries to limit number of people in streets by separating men and women
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To beat the coronavirus, Colombia tries to limit number of people in streets by separating men and women

Bogotá, Colombia’s capital and largest city, joined Panama this week in instituting a gender-based virus-prevention measure designed to limit the number of people in the streets

Lockdowns multiply globally as coronavirus strains health systems; three US cities, Germany's Bavaria move to restrict residents
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Lockdowns multiply globally as coronavirus strains health systems; three US cities, Germany's Bavaria move to restrict residents

Major streets and highways were deserted in many parts of the world as curfews and lockdowns multiplied in the face of a rapidly advancing coronavirus that is severely straining many health systems

Coronavirus outbreak: Colombian president Ivan Duque declares state of emergency, orders elderlies to stay home until end of May
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Coronavirus outbreak: Colombian president Ivan Duque declares state of emergency, orders elderlies to stay home until end of May

'To protect our grandparents we have declared an obligatory isolation starting Friday 20 March from seven o’clock in the morning until 31 May', Colombia's president Ivan Duque said

Tokyo Olympics 2020: Colombia face potential weightlifting ban after positive tests for banned steroid boldenone
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Tokyo Olympics 2020: Colombia face potential weightlifting ban after positive tests for banned steroid boldenone

Colombia’s weightlifters could be banned from this year’s Tokyo Olympics after three of their athletes failed doping tests and were provisionally suspended for a year, the Colombian Weightlifting Federation said

Venezuela blocks human rights investigators from boarding flight to Caracas; commission member calls it govt’s ‘attempt to hide abuses’
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Venezuela blocks human rights investigators from boarding flight to Caracas; commission member calls it govt’s ‘attempt to hide abuses’

An international human rights commission criticised the government of President Nicolás Maduro on Tuesday for blocking its members from boarding a plane for Venezuela, where they planned to investigate alleged abuses

Great Britain, Spain and Portugal contemplate bidding for 2030 FIFA World Cup, hosts to be decided in 2024
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Great Britain, Spain and Portugal contemplate bidding for 2030 FIFA World Cup, hosts to be decided in 2024

FIFA's next big World Cup vote comes in May when the council decides the destination of the 2023 women's tournament

Alexis Sanchez picks up ankle injury in Chile's goalless draw against Colombia, faces prospect of surgery
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Alexis Sanchez picks up ankle injury in Chile's goalless draw against Colombia, faces prospect of surgery

Chile striker Alexis Sanchez may need surgery on his ankle after picking up an injury in their 0-0 draw with Colombia last week, his club side Inter Milan have said.

Serie A: Inter Milan's Alexis Sanchez could be out for three months after suffering ankle injury on international duty for Chile
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Serie A: Inter Milan's Alexis Sanchez could be out for three months after suffering ankle injury on international duty for Chile

Chile play Guinea on Tuesday in another friendly but Rueda was worried that Sanchez might have to miss the start of South American World Cup qualifying in March

Women's World Boxing Championship 2019: Mary Kom secures record eighth medal; Manju Rani, Jamuna Boro, Lovlina Borgohain enter semis
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Women's World Boxing Championship 2019: Mary Kom secures record eighth medal; Manju Rani, Jamuna Boro, Lovlina Borgohain enter semis

Six-time champion MC Mary Kom on Thursday assured herself an unprecedented eighth medal at the World Women's Boxing Championship after advancing to the semifinals of the event.

Neymar's equaliser helps Brazil draw Colombia 2-2 in friendly on return from injury
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Neymar's equaliser helps Brazil draw Colombia 2-2 in friendly on return from injury

Neymar was playing for the first time for club or country since suffering an ankle injury in a friendly against Qatar in June, which ruled him out of the Copa America.

US Open 2019: Juan Sebastian Cabal, Robert Farah become first South American pair to win at Flushing Meadows
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US Open 2019: Juan Sebastian Cabal, Robert Farah become first South American pair to win at Flushing Meadows

Cabal and Farah became the first duo from South America in the Open Era to claim the US Open title

FIFA reveals eight countries including Argentina and Brazil are vying to host 2023 women's World Cup
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FIFA reveals eight countries including Argentina and Brazil are vying to host 2023 women's World Cup

France hosted 24 teams for the 2019 World Cup which proved so successful that FIFA said it had decided to expand the event to 32 teams to boost the growth of the women's game.

Brazil's Jair Bolsonaro says he will stop using French Bic pens after spat with Emmanuel Macron over Amazon fires
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Brazil's Jair Bolsonaro says he will stop using French Bic pens after spat with Emmanuel Macron over Amazon fires

Jair Bolsonaro has previously cited Bic pens, which are cheap and commonly used in Brazil, as a sign of austerity after the expenses of his predecessors

South Asian-origin lesbian couple ties knot in California; images of glamorous ceremony go viral
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South Asian-origin lesbian couple ties knot in California; images of glamorous ceremony go viral

Pictures of the same-sex marriage between the two women who met at an event in the United States and subsequently went on to wed each other has taken Instagram by storm for being a phenomenon that exemplifies a cross-border romance.

Leaders of Amazon countries to meet on 6 September to decide rainforests' future, says Brazilian president Jair Bolsonaro
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Leaders of Amazon countries to meet on 6 September to decide rainforests' future, says Brazilian president Jair Bolsonaro

Brazilian president Jair Bolsonaro said that Latin America's Amazon countries will meet in September to discuss both protecting and developing the rainforest region, which has been hit by weeks of devastating fires.