Month: September 2017

The qualifying process for the 2018 World Cup, which began on March 12, 2015, is reaching its climax.  So far, five nations have booked their place to join host nation Russia in next year’s tournament. Qualified nations: Russia (hosts), Brazil, Iran, Japan, Mexico, Belgium. EUROPE (UEFA; 13 PLACES) • European qualifying home page Qualifying for 2018 sees seven groups
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Gulfstream Park in Hallandale Beach, Fla., has canceled the four live racing cards scheduled for Thursday through Sunday due to weather forecasts predicting that Hurricane Irma will hit south Florida, the track announced Wednesday. Hurricane Irma, which on Wednesday was being called the strongest Atlantic Ocean storm ever recorded, with winds of 185 mph, is
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Restricting the duration of high-value contracts to five years and being transparent in the tendering process has proved to be a fruitful exercise for the BCCI, which has raked in close to INR 20,000 crore (approx US $3.12 billion) across three mega deals sealed in the past six months – Monday’s record-breaking IPL rights deal
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12:00 PM ET Bob PockrassNASCAR Close • NASCAR writer for ESPN.com• 2009, 2013 NMPA Writer of the Year• More than 25 years experience covering motorsports DARLINGTON, S.C. — The new NASCAR points system is complicated. Thankfully, the who’s in-who’s out as far as the playoffs heading into the regular-season finale is not hard to understand. With 16 spots
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