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Croatian freediver Vitomir Maričić breaks record for longest underwater walk in single breath
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Croatian freediver Vitomir Maričić breaks record for longest underwater walk in single breath

Freediver Vitomir Maričić traversed a distance of 351 feet and 0.5 inches (107 metres) in 3 minutes 6 seconds at the bottom of the pool. He also had a weight in his arms which refrained him from floating upward

Davis Cup: Medvedev, Rublev help Russia overpower Germany, set up summit clash with Croatia
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Davis Cup: Medvedev, Rublev help Russia overpower Germany, set up summit clash with Croatia

The second-ranked Medvedev brushed aside Jan-Lennard Struff aside 6-4, 6-4 to seal the Russian victory after Rublev took the lead with a 6-4, 6-0 win over Dominik Koepfer.

Davis Cup: Croatia claim surprise win over much-fancied Italy to reach semis
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Davis Cup: Croatia claim surprise win over much-fancied Italy to reach semis

Croatia dumped out Italy in the quarter-finals as Olympic men's doubles champions Nikola Mektic and Mate Pavic brushed aside Jannik Sinner and Fabio Fognini in a deciding match

Davis Cup: Defending champions Spain eliminated after loss to Russia, Serbia reach quarter-final
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Davis Cup: Defending champions Spain eliminated after loss to Russia, Serbia reach quarter-final

Britain booked their place in the last eight with a come-from-behind victory over the Czech Republic on Sunday

Davis Cup: Britain beat Czech Republic to reach quarter-finals; Croatia, Kazakhstan through
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Davis Cup: Britain beat Czech Republic to reach quarter-finals; Croatia, Kazakhstan through

Dan Evans' surprise 6-2, 7-5 loss to world number 143 Tomas Machac left Britain needing to fight back to secure a second straight win and take top spot in Group C.

Davis Cup: Sweden, France on song but Australia lose to Croatia on opening night
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Davis Cup: Sweden, France on song but Australia lose to Croatia on opening night

Sweden were in imperious form in the Spanish capital against the Canadian 2019 finalists who went into battle without their top two players Felix Auger-Aliassime and Denis Shapovalov.

FIFA World Cup 2022 Qualifiers: Serbia stun Portugal to book finals' berth, Spain and Croatia secure wins to qualify
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FIFA World Cup 2022 Qualifiers: Serbia stun Portugal to book finals' berth, Spain and Croatia secure wins to qualify

Ronaldo's hopes of playing in a record-equalling fifth World Cup hang in the balance after Serbia stunned Portugal 2-1

FIFA World Cup 2022 Qualifiers: Late own-goal lets Croatia slip past Russia to book finals' berth
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FIFA World Cup 2022 Qualifiers: Late own-goal lets Croatia slip past Russia to book finals' berth

Finalists at the last World Cup in 2018, Croatia looked bound for the play-offs for much of Sunday's game, as they toiled on a waterlogged pitch against a resolute Russian defence.

FIFA World Cup 2022 Qualifiers: Spain pounce on Sweden shock, Portugal held by Ireland
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FIFA World Cup 2022 Qualifiers: Spain pounce on Sweden shock, Portugal held by Ireland

Pablo Sarabia's penalty proved enough for La Roja to take all three points in Athens and move a point above Sweden ahead of a winner-takes-all clash between the sides in Seville on Sunday.

FIFA World Cup 2022 Qualifiers: Spain at Greece; Croatia aim to gain on Russia
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FIFA World Cup 2022 Qualifiers: Spain at Greece; Croatia aim to gain on Russia

Spain need to win in Greece to guarantee a chance to finish first in the group regardless of other results.

FIFA World Cup 2022 Qualifiers: Portugal, Spain, Italy, Croatia in showdown games
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FIFA World Cup 2022 Qualifiers: Portugal, Spain, Italy, Croatia in showdown games

Three groups are set to be decided when the top two teams meet in a last-game showdown. Winners will go to Qatar and losers head for the playoffs in March, needing to get past two more opponents to qualify.

FIFA World Cup Qualifiers: France draw again as Dutch roll
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FIFA World Cup Qualifiers: France draw again as Dutch roll

France drew their fifth successive match as Anthony Martial scored his first international goal in five years to earn Didier Deschamps' side a point in Kiev.

Why S Jaishankar's visit to Slovenia, Croatia and Denmark is important for India-EU ties
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Why S Jaishankar's visit to Slovenia, Croatia and Denmark is important for India-EU ties

The three-nation trip is being carried out with a hope to widen ties with Europe, with a focus on the Indo-Pacific region

Challenge seeker Sandesh Jhingan's toughest task yet likely to turn a corner in Indian football
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Challenge seeker Sandesh Jhingan's toughest task yet likely to turn a corner in Indian football

Sandesh Jhingan decided to walk out of a high-paying contract to pursue the 'highest possible challenge.' His move to Croatia may turn a corner in Indian football.

Igor Stimac 'may consider' releasing Sandesh Jhingan from national camp for club football in Croatia
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Igor Stimac 'may consider' releasing Sandesh Jhingan from national camp for club football in Croatia

Jhingan is expected to join Croatian top division club HNK Sibenik, making use of a clause that allows him to leave his current club ATK Mohun Bagan if he gets an opportunity to play in Europe.

Tokyo Olympics 2020: India's 15-member shooting contingent checks into Games Village
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Tokyo Olympics 2020: India's 15-member shooting contingent checks into Games Village

The Indian team was based in Croatia since early May for training and competition and flew into Tokyo from Zagreb.

Euro 2020:  'It's going to be an immense challenge from here on', Gareth Southgate wants England to seize golden chance
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Euro 2020: 'It's going to be an immense challenge from here on', Gareth Southgate wants England to seize golden chance

With old nemesis Germany finally vanquished, Southgate's side have a golden opportunity to lift England's first major international trophy since the 1966 World Cup.

Euro 2020: Alvaro Morata wins redemption and Spain's place in quarters
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Euro 2020: Alvaro Morata wins redemption and Spain's place in quarters

Juventus forward Morata lashed home a brilliant goal in the 100th minute of an epic match at the Parken Stadium in Copenhagen to put Spain 4-3 ahead after La Roja had thrown away a two-goal lead in the final seven minutes of normal time.

Euro 2020: 'What a game. What a tournament' — Twitter reacts to Switzerland and Spain's dramatic wins
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Euro 2020: 'What a game. What a tournament' — Twitter reacts to Switzerland and Spain's dramatic wins

Switzerland eliminated world champions France with a penalty shootout win while Spain knocked Croatia out with help of extra time goals.

Euro 2020: France aim to reach quarter-finals with 'different approach' as Luka Modric plots Spain downfall
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Euro 2020: France aim to reach quarter-finals with 'different approach' as Luka Modric plots Spain downfall

France face Switzerland who have not won a knockout tie at a major tournament since the 1930s.