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Andre Iguodala named NBA Finals MVP

Golden State forward Andre Iguodala was named MVP of the NBA Finals following the Warriors’ 105-97 win over Cleveland, becoming the first player to garner the honor without starting every game. It also marks the first time the Finals MVP has been on the same team as the regular-season MVP …

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FIFA officials arrested by Swiss authorities

The world’s most powerful sport’s governing body, FIFA (Fédération Internationale de Football Association) found itself on the defensive on two fronts Wednesday, one a Swiss investigation into World Cup bidding and the other a sweeping, stinging U.S. indictment homing in on what America’s top justice official called “corruption that is …

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Ivory Coast beat Ghana 9-8 to Win AFCON 2015

The Elephants of Ivory Coast have won the 2015 edition of the African Cup of Nations in a tense filled finals against Ghana. Goalkeeper Boubacar Barry of Ivory Coast scored the crucial spot-kick. PAST WINNERS AND HOST COUNTRY 1957 – Egypt (Sudan)   1959 – Egypt (Egypt)   1962 – …

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Ghana humbles AFCON hosts with a 3-0 Win

Ghana completed a 3-0 win to reach Sunday’s final against Ivory Coast although the Africa Cup of Nations semi-final against hosts Equatorial Guinea was halted for 30 minutes because of crowd trouble in Malabo. Ghana fans massed behind a goal after 82 minutes of the game to seek refuge from …

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Ivory Coast qualifies for CAF finals

Ivory Coast reached their third Africa Cup of Nations final in nine years after proving too strong for DR Congo. Yaya Toure put them ahead with a ferocious 20-yard shot but soon after Dieumerci Mbokani levelled with a penalty after Eric Bailly handled. Gervinho had a header cleared off the …

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Yaya Toure clinches African Player of the Year at 2014 Glo-CAF Awards

For the fourth year in a row, Ivorian soccer star Yaya Toure has won the African Player of the year at the prestigious Glo-CAF Awards. The sold out event held at the Ekp Hotels and Suites in Victoria Island, Lagos. Glo Ambassadors including Music superstars Flavour, Lagbaja and P-Square presented …

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‘I am Ali’ is Stunningly Candid

When they are done right, they can make you feel you know a famous person intimately. Such is the case with “I am Ali.” A revealing and intimate feature documentary on one of the most recognized sports figures in history, it’s a well edited and engaging piece that features previously unseen …

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Germany are the 2014 World Cup Champs

The month-long journey that is the World Cup culminated on July 13 with an incredible match between Germany and Argentina. The extremely talented but tactically different squads totally emptied their tanks in the final match, but in the end Germany was just a little better. After winning 1-0, the Germans …

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