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  1. A Look at Journalists Killed, by Country

    On Friday, in Afghanistan while sitting in a car, leaving one, Anja Niedringhaus, dead, and the other, Kathy Gannon, wounded. Niedringhaus will be added to a database created by the that includes detailed records on journ...

    Blog | April 04, 2014
  2. Internationals to be assessed

    PA Sport

    Swindon will check on the fitness of their two newest internationals ahead of the clash with MK Dons.Midfielder Yaser Kasim made his international debut for Iraq in their Asian Cup qualifier against China while Massimo Luongo made his Australia bow i...

    Preview | Conversation | March 07, 2014
  3. 2014 Sochi Olympics -- Army Captain Chris Fogt helps Team USA win...

    Wayne Drehs

    Chris Fogt was part of the USA-2 sled that crashed and finished last in Vancouver. Since that disappointment, he had counted the days until Sochi. Even in the year he spent on duty in Iraq as an Army captain, his mind thought of his other mission: to win an Olympic medal.

    Story | Conversation | February 23, 2014
  4. Top 10 Asian players of 2013

    John Duerden

    Now that 2013 is drawing to a close, it is time to select Asia's top 10 performers of the year. 10. Reza Ghoochannejhad (Iran and Standard Liege, Belgium) The fleet-footed forward only made his national team debut at the tail end of last year b...

    Blog | December 28, 2013
  5. Nate Boyer's journey from actor to starting long-snapper for Texa...

    Jordan Conn

    Nate Boyer's journey from failed actor to Sudanese refugee worker to the Iraq war and, finally, to starting long-snapper for the University of Texas.

    Story | Conversation | November 06, 2013
  6. Five things we learned: Bernard Hopkins-Karo Murat

    Michael Woods

    Five things we learned from Saturday's Bernard Hopkins-Karo Murat card.

    Story | Conversation | October 27, 2013
  7. Mark Lomas -- Time to pluck the golden goose?

    Mark Lomas

    Mark Lomas: England Under-20 coach Peter Taylor outlines his vision for the improved development of young players in England.

    Story | Conversation | October 09, 2013
  8. France win Under-20 World Cup by beating Uruguay on penalties

    France won the Under-20 World Cup for the first time after drawing with Uruguay 0-0 after extra time and winning the penalty shootout 4-1 on Saturday.

    Story | Conversation | July 13, 2013
  9. Uruguay beats Iraq to meet France in U20 final

    Associated Press

    ISTANBUL -- Striker Florian Thauvin scored twice to give France a 2-1 win against Ghana and send his team through to the Under-20 World Cup final on Wednesday.

    Story | Conversation | July 10, 2013
  10. Crowd favourites Iraq hope to seal final ticket

    Cetin Cem Yilmaz

    ISTANBUL, Turkey -- A healthy dose of surprises makes for a good tournament, with some of the favourites bowing out early and other teams playing above expectations. At the 2013 FIFA Under-20 World Cup, Iraq have been responsible for both occurring. ...

    Blog | July 09, 2013
  11. Duerden - Asian success at Under-20 World Cup

    John Duerden

    After success from Asian nations at the Under-20 World Cup, John Duerden delves into the continent's inferiority complex.

    Story | Conversation | July 07, 2013
  12. Iraq advances to first U20 World Cup semifinal

    Associated Press

    Iraq conceded the lead three times to draw 3-3 with South Korea on Sunday before winning the penalty shootout to reach its first Under-20 World Cup semifinal.

    Story | Conversation | July 06, 2013
  13. Socceroos rise in world rankings to No.40

    On the back of two wins in World Cup qualifiers, the Socceroos have climbed to No.40 in the latest FIFA world rankings.

    Story | Conversation | July 04, 2013
  14. FIFA imposes home match ban on Iraq again

    Associated Press

    FIFA has reimposed a ban on Iraq hosting international friendlies because of increasing security fears.

    Story | Conversation | July 04, 2013
  15. Ghana stun Portugal to reach U20 World Cup quarters

    South Korea beat Colombia in a penalty shootout at the Under-20 World Cup on Wednesday to join Ghana, Chile and Iraq in the quarterfinals.

    Story | Conversation | July 03, 2013
  16. U20 World Cup -- Ghana rally past Portugal

    Associated Press

    Substitute Yiadom Boakye set up the equalizer and then scored a late winner as Ghana came from behind to beat Portugal 3-2 and reach the quarterfinals of the Under-20 World Cup on Wednesday.

    Story | Conversation | July 03, 2013