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...by qualifier Lyudmyla Kichenok 6-4, 6-2. SoccerTickets go fast for World CupTickets for nearly two-thirds of the World Cup matches in Brazil sold out within hours of FIFA opening the final phase of online sales.Five hours after sales opened...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/2014-04-15/overtime
Soccer fans in Southeast Asia have little interest in local teams

...said.Southeast Asia is home to 620 million people, around the same as Latin America, but hasn't sent a team to the World Cup since 1938, when Indonesia played as "Dutch East Indies" because it was a colony.That many fans across the region...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/other-sports/2014-04-14/soccer-fans-southeas
FIFA medical chief dislikes drug testing plans for World Cup in Brazil

MONACO - FIFA's medical chief is "really not happy" with drug-testing plans for the World Cup in Brazil because samples taken from players must be flown across the Atlantic for analysis at a laboratory in Switzerland, which...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/other-sports/2014-04-11/fifa-medical-chief-d
Abby Wambach says players weren't behind US coach's firing

...fans and teams start arriving.Government numbers show that improvement work is finished at only two of the 13 major airports that will be used in the tournament, although officials insist everything needed for the World Cup will be ready.

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/other-sports/2014-04-08/abby-wambach-says-pl
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...Brazilian authorities say the initial investigation into the accident that killed a worker at the stadium that will host the World Cup opener in a few months showed he likely wasn't wearing a required safety cable.The worker died Saturday after falling...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/2014-03-30/overtime
Lindsey Vonn won't rush return from knee injury

...coffee with skiing great Annemarie Moser-Proell, whose record Vonn is chasing. Vonn remains three wins from matching the World Cup record of 62 race victories by Moser-Proell."She wants me to break her record," Vonn said. "You don't see...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/other-sports/2014-03-29/lindsey-vonn-wont-ru
Masters Interview - Matt Jones

...thought, why couldn't that be me the week of Houston, which luckily enough it was. Seeing Jason win in Melbourne at the World Cup, I think it was, and the Match Play; it's just good to see your fellow countrymen do it and it gives you hope that...

http://augusta.com/masters/story/news/latest-news/masters-interview-matt-jones
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...official Jerome Valcke says "time is flying" toward the World Cup and getting three stadiums finished at the last minute...Curitiba, Cuiaba and Sao Paulo would be ready when the World Cup opens on June 12 in Sao Paulo."We are late and we...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/2014-03-27/overtime
FIFA head Sepp Blatter mum on allegations that winning World Cup bid was bought

...more money for Qatar," secretary general Jerome Valcke said. "And if it is as it is, we will make more money for the World Cup '26."In other decisions:- There was no agreement on a proposal for age and term limits in FIFA office. An option...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/other-sports/2014-03-21/fifa-head-sepp-blatt
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...eventIn Lenzerheide, Switzerland, Marcel Hirscher beat Felix Neureuther in a testy Austria vs. Germany duel for the World Cup slalom title Sunday.Racing last as the controversial first-run leader, Hirscher finished 0.76 seconds inside...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/2014-03-16/overtime