S. Korean keeper puts World Cup memories behind for Asiad gold

Incheon |Saturday, 2018 8:15:04 PM IST

South Korean goalkeeper Jo Hyeon-woo said on Saturday he'll put his World Cup memories behind to only focus on winning an Asian Games gold medal.

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BDA to give capital city a new look ahead of Odisha Hockey Men's World Cup 2018,

Bhubaneswar | Friday, Aug 10 2018 IST

The Bhubaneswar Development Authority (BDA) has planned to spruce up major city parks and streets of Bhubaneswar with sleek and durable steel furniture and signage in view of the prestigious Odisha Ho

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East Bengal FC strengthen squad by signing Costa Rican World Cup defender Johnny Acosta

Kolkata | Thursday, Aug 9 2018 IST

Quess East Bengal FC (QEBFC) today announced signing of Costa Rica defender Johnny Acosta from Colombian side, Rionegro Aguilas. The center-back recently featured at the FIFA World Cup 2018 in Rus

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'I took the ball for World Cup homework': Dhoni

Mumbai | Thursday, Aug 9 2018 IST

MS Dhoni has revealed preparation for the ICC Cricket World Cup 2019 was the reason he asked for the match ball last month. Dhoni, 37, was seen asking umpires for the match ball at the end of the

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Pakistan are favourites for Cricket World Cup 2019: Yousuf

Dubai | Wednesday, Aug 8 2018 IST

Pakistan great Mohammad Yousuf has named his former side as favourites to win the ICC Cricket World Cup 2019. Yousuf, who played at three World Cups for his country - including the last time it w

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No interpreter, East Bengal World Cupper Acosta's press conference cancelled

Kolkata |Wednesday, 2018 10:15:04 PM IST

Days after city football giants East Bengal roped in a high-profile investor, the club's cavalier attitude came to the fore when Costa Rican World Cupper Johnny Acosta's first press briefing could not

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Australian bid for women's World Cup spurns major cities

MELBOURNE | Wednesday, Aug 8 2018 IST

Australia's bid to host the 2021 women's Rugby World Cup would see the tournament steer clear of major cities and instead be based in the port of Newcastle and surrounding Hunter region, Rugby Austral

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Spain thrash Paraguay in women's U-20 World Cup

Concarneau (France) |Tuesday, 2018 12:45:05 PM IST

Spain made their debut in the women's U-20 World Cup with an impressive 4-1 victory over Paraguay.

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