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Rodriguez send Chile to Confederations cup semi-final against Portugal
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Rodriguez send Chile to Confederations cup semi-final against Portugal

Martin Rodriguez rescued a 1-1 draw for Chile against Australia on Sunday to send the South American champions through to a Confederations Cup semi-final against Portugal. James Troisi steered Australia ahead on 42 minutes in Moscow, but Chile replied through half-time substitute Rodriguez on 67 minutes to advance as Group B runners-up behind Germany. Germany […]

Gianni Infantino postpone Australia visit to attend funeral of plane crash
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Gianni Infantino postpone Australia visit to attend funeral of plane crash

FIFA President Gianni Infantino to attend Chapecoense club funeral services for plane crash victims in Brazilian FIFA President Gianni Infantino has postponed Monday’s visit to Australia to attend funeral services in Brazil for those lost in this week’s Colombian plane crash. Mr Infantino, who had planned to attend the FIFA Under 20 Women’s World Cup […]

Philander applauds team bowling performance despite lose to Australia
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Philander applauds team bowling performance despite lose to Australia

Standard Bank Proteas all-rounder, Vernon Philander, has credited his man-of-the-series performance to the outstanding team contributions from the bowlers despite the seven-wicket loss to Australia in the third day-night Test match at the Adelaide Oval. Philander was recognised for his contributions with both bat and ball in the series, but it was his leadership with […]

du Plessis full praise of the Proteas’ squad over Australia victory
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du Plessis full praise of the Proteas’ squad over Australia victory

Standard Bank Proteas captain, Faf du Plessis, has praised a ‘complete’ team performance in the emphatic 142-run win against Australia in the second Momentum One-Day International (ODI) at the Bidvest Wanderers Stadium on Sunday. The batsmen once again set up the perfect platform, but it was the disciplined and improved bowling performance which pleased the […]