Canada's Samuel Girard celebrates his gold medal win in the men's 1,000 meters in short track speed skating. (Steve Russell).

 



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Scolari refuses to resign

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Brazil coach Luiz Felipe Scolari watches his side crumble against GermanyGoals from Thomas Muller, Miroslav Klose, Sami Khedira and bracesfrom Toni Kroos and Andre Schurrle send Germany through to World Cup final.

Higuain sends Argentina in semis

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Victorious Argentina players following the 1-0 win over Belgium  Gonzalo Higuainís first goal of this World Cup sent Argentina into the semifinals on Saturday with a 1-0 win over a disappointing Belgium.

Krul hero for Dutch

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Super-sub,Krul a hero Goalkeeper Tim Krul came off the bench late in extra time and saved two penalties as Netherlands beat Costa Rica in a shootout to set up a World Cup semi-final against Argentina.

Barca to release Suarez clause

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Barca to release SuarezBarcelona have told Liverpool they will meet the release clause in striker Luis Suarez's contract.

Hummel sends Germany in semis

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Hummels goal sets Brazil date Germany progressed to the semi-finals of the World Cup as Mats Hummels scored the decisive goal in a 1-0 victory against France.

Neymer out as Brazil advance

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Naymer in agony, he's out of WC.Brazil forward Neymar has been ruled out of the World Cup with a back injury suffered in the 2-1 quarter-final win over Colombia.

Costa Rica brace for Nertherlands

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Costa Rica to face Van Persie and company The Netherlands won against Mexico during the last moments of the full time of the match to enter the quarter finals while Costa Rica defeated Greece in the penalty shoot-out.

Messi magic sends Argentina in quarters

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Messy assist sends Argentina to quarters Argentina's theme at this World Cup seems to be scrappy wins with Lionel Messi pulling through at the last minute to save the day.

Arsenal duo clash in WC quarters

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Arsenal duo to line up against.The Arsenal defenders are like two peas in a pod when they line up alongside one another for Arsene Wenger's side, forming a formidable partnership that hast kept club captain Thomas Vermaelen largely out of the team.

Bolt ready for Commonwealth Games

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World champion Usain Bolt Six-time Olympic champion Usain Bolt says he is available to compete at this year's Commonwealth Games in Glasgow.

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