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US arrives in congested Sao Paulo for World Cup

SAO PAULO - The 4,080-mile overnight flight to Sao Paulo was easy for the U.S. World Cup team...on maps appears to be a short ride to the Sao Paulo Futebol Clube's luxurious Barra Funda...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/other-sports/2014-06-09/us-arrives-congested
Harrington wins Sao Paulo 500 Years Open

SAO PAULO, Brazil -- Ireland's Padraig Harrington won the Sao Paulo 500 years Open on Sunday, closing with...finished with a 14-under 270 total on the Sao Paulo Golf Club course. "I felt very relaxed...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2000/04/03/gol_285839.shtml
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Sao Paulo pole-sitter is Will Power

SAO PAULO - Two-time race winner Will Power edged...Franchitti to win the pole position for today's Sao Paulo 300.Power had a lap of 1 minute, 21...pole of the season and second in a row in Sao Paulo. His lap on Saturday eclipsed the previous...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/2012-04-28/sao-paulo-pole-sitter-will-power
Brazil's economy slips into a recession

SAO PAULO - Brazil has slipped into recession, with government figures released Friday showing gross domestic product contracting for a...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-08-29/brazils-economy-slips-rece
Draw muddies World Cup picture for US

SAO PAULO - Instead of taking a breather, the United States created a World Cup math...last game with a chance."The U.S. arrived back at its base hotel in Sao Paulo at about 5 a.m. Monday after a four-hour flight from the match in steamy...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/other-sports/2014-06-23/draw-muddies-world-c
Heat in Brazil doesn't bother US team

SAO PAULO - While some World Cup teams whine about withering weather and troublesome...other teams are so worried about it."Tuesday's training session at Sao Paulo Futebol Club started in a 62-degree temperature with a cooling drizzle...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/other-sports/2014-06-10/heat-brazil-doesnt-b
Successful sendoff series lifts US hopes entering World Cup

SAO PAULO - The U.S. headed to Brazil with boosted faith Sunday after going undefeated...Sunday, then board a commercial flight for the roughly nine-hour trip to Sao Paulo, which will serve as their home base during the tournament.Their opener...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/other-sports/2014-06-08/successful-sendoff-s
Stomach ailment might sideline Netherlands star Robin van Persie

SAO PAULO - Nether lands captain and all-time top scorer Robin van Persie is in...said he would not rush into deciding whether Van Persie is fit to play at Sao Paulo's Itaquerao Stadium against the Lionel Messi-led Argentina."I have...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/other-sports/2014-07-08/stomach-ailment-migh
DaMarcus Beasley plays key role for U.S. soccer team

SAO PAULO - DaMarcus Beasley is playing his latest, and likely last, World Cup with...individual accomplishments," Beasley said before practice Saturday at Sao Paulo Futebol Clube. "I'll talk about that after I'm done playing."Only...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/other-sports/2014-06-28/damarcus-beasley-pla
Brazil 'eager' to begin quest for sixth World Cup title

SAO PAULO - It's almost time. The day Brazilians have been anxiously waiting for...tournament.If Brazil wins the opening game, the fact that the stadium in Sao Paulo isn't even fully finished yet will quickly be forgotten. A loss, quite...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/other-sports/2014-06-10/brazil-eager-begin-q