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With World Cup a month away, a lot to be done in Brazil

SAO PAULO: It’s all coming down to the final 30 days.Brazil had seven years to get ready for the World Cup, but it enters the final month of preparations with a lot yet to be done.



Palestine seeking FIFA sanctions against Israel

SWEIMEH, Jordan: Palestine will urge delegates at next month’s FIFA Congress to take sanctions against Israel while it continues to act “like the neighborhood bully,” FA President Jibril Rajoub said o



England recalls Carberry for Sri Lanka one-day series

LONDON: England have recalled batsman Michael Carberry for the first three games of the five-match one-day international series against Sri Lanka this month and he is also in line to make his Twenty20



Canadiens force Game 7 with 4-0 win over Bruins

MONTREAL: Carey Price made 26 saves for the shutout and the Montreal Canadiens beat the Boston Bruins 4-0 on Monday night to force Game 7.



LeBron scores 49, Heat take 3-1 lead over Nets

NEW YORK: LeBron James tied his playoff career high with 49 points, Chris Bosh made the tiebreaking 3-pointer with 57 seconds left, and the Miami Heat beat the Brooklyn Nets 102-96 on Monday night for



Sterling apologizes, says he’s ‘not a racist’

LOS ANGELES: Los Angeles Clippers owner Donald Sterling apologized Sunday for racist comments captured on tape, saying they were a “terrible mistake.”



Blatter calls for action in racism storm

PARIS: FIFA president Sepp Blatter on Monday demanded action be taken by the Italian Football Federation after a banana was thrown at AC Milan defender Kevin Constant on Sunday.



Clippers rally to stun Thunder, tie series

LOS ANGELES: After being outplayed for over 40 minutes, the Los Angeles Clippers fought back.Leading the way was a player not known for coming up big in the clutch.



Giants recover to beat Dodgers in 10th

LOS ANGELES: Pablo Sandoval and Hector Sanchez hit RBI singles in the 10th inning as the San Francisco Giants recovered to beat the Los Angeles Dodgers 7-4 Sunday after closer Sergio Romo gave up a ty



Rangers force Game 7 after an emotional victory

NEW YORK: A grieving Martin St. Louis scored an emotional goal to help the New York Rangers force a series-deciding Game 7 with a 3-1 victory over the Pittsburgh Penguins on Sunday.

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