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Atletico fans long for ‘home’ ahead of Madrid Derby

“People were simply happier there. It was our home.” CNN.com – RSS Channel – Sport

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Olympic ban possible as doping body labels Russia still ‘non-compliant’

Russia is a step closer to facing a possible ban of its athletes from the Winter Olympics in South Korea after the World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA) upheld its decision that the Russian Anti-Doping Agency (RUSADA) remains non-compliant. CNN.com – RSS Channel – Sport

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Russia 2018 World Cup: Who are the favorites and who missed out?

After nearly three years of fierce competition, 871 matches played, 2454 goals scored and 2965 yellow cards, the wait is over — World Cup qualifying has come to an end and we now know who will compete next summer for the coveted Jules Rimet trophy. CNN.com – RSS Channel – …

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France surprise winners to host 2023 Rugby World Cup

France will host the 2023 Rugby World Cup after the country surprisingly beat rival bids from South Africa and Ireland in a secret World Rugby council ballot on Wednesday. CNN.com – RSS Channel – Sport

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Italy miss out on World Cup spot for first time in over half a century

One of world football’s most storied — and successful — teams will not be heading to next year’s World Cup in Russia. CNN.com – RSS Channel – Sport

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Want to make a good living in sport?…Take up golf

Although the European season isn’t over yet, there are already 143 men who have won at least $ 1 million in prize money this year on golf’s PGA Tour in the US and the European Tour. CNN.com – RSS Channel – Sport

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Rugby soldier dedicates England try to military

There were 81,365 rugby fans at Twickenham to watch England’s victory over Argentina but, for a few moving minutes before kick-off, you couldn’t hear any of them. CNN.com – RSS Channel – Sport

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Hamilton says Formula One teammates robbed in Brazil

Formula One racing star Lewis Hamilton says some members of his team were robbed at gunpoint Friday night while leaving the circuit in Sao Paulo, Brazil. CNN.com – RSS Channel – Sport

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Flying Dutchman completes golden double

Seven weeks after being crowned the overall winner of show jumping’s elite Longines Global Champions Tour, Harrie Smolders struck gold again. CNN.com – RSS Channel – Sport

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Brazilian GP: Sebastian Vettel cruises to victory

Sebastian Vettel has cruised to a comfortable win at the Brazilian Grand Prix to strengthen his grip on second place in the Formula One drivers’ championship. CNN.com – RSS Channel – Sport