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Football 29 Jun 2015 | 8:32 AM

Fierce rivalry underpins Chile versus Peru clash

SANTIAGO (Reuters) - Chile face Peru in the Copa America semi-finals on Monday in one of the fiercest rivalries in South American football, fuelled by politics, border disputes and a 19th century war.

Football 09 Oct 2015 | 8:32 AM

Irish fans, north and south, savour memorable night

DUBLIN (Reuters) - Northern Ireland reached their first major tournament in 30 years and their neighbours south of the border beat world champions Germany to take a big step towards joining them at Euro 2016 in a memorable night for Irish football on Thursday.

Other Sport 22 Mar 2004 | 12:00 AM

Cricket diplomacy seems to be working in stands

Lighthearted banter between visiting Indian and Pakistan cricket supporters in the Gadaffi Stadium stands set the scene for yesterday's one-day international, as a crowd of almost 8,000 crossed the border from India to lend their support.

Other Sport 22 May 2003 | 12:00 AM

French Customs clear Szabo

French border police, who seized drugs in a car belonging to Gabriela Szabo earlier this month, have declared the case closed and cleared the Romanian Olympic champion from any wrongdoing.

Other Sport 15 May 2003 | 12:00 AM

Banned drugs found in Szabo's car

French border police have launched an investigation after finding drugs suspected to be banned substances in a car owned by Romanian Olympic champion Gabriela Szabo, the athlete#8217;s coach said on Tuesday.

Other Sport 12 Jul 2012 | 12:00 AM

Security and transport fears dog Olympic preparations

LONDON - Britain's army will have to provide extra troops to police Olympic venues as a private security firm cannot supply enough trained staff, while a watchdog warned Thursday that border staff are under-trained.

Football 01 Oct 2014 | 5:17 PM

Asiad awaits inter-Korean football clash

INCHEON South Korea (Reuters) - Few football fixtures are painted with as much political intrigue as a clash between North and South Korea, and Thursday's Asian Games final promises to stoke passions on both sides of the world's most heavily militarised border.

Football 14 Jun 2018 | 5:07 AM

Seen through 2018 lens, 'NAFTA World Cup' in 2026 is, well, awkward

(Reuters) - It was quickly dubbed the "NAFTA World Cup" on social media, but football fans and observers could not help seeing Wednesday's news that the United States, Mexico and Canada will jointly host the 2026 World Cup through the lens of border walls, tariffs and Trump.

Other Sport 26 Jun 2010 | 12:00 AM

Countdown for Commonwealth Games begins

AMRITSAR: The Queen's baton for the Commonwealth Games arrived in host country India yesterday after travelling across the road border from Pakistan, 100 days before the showpiece begins.