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World Cup 2010

Upsets & Injustices Continue

For all the drama to date, the World Cup semi-finals feature three European powerhouses and one upstart South American cheater. […]

World Cup 2010

Quarter Final Showdowns

Overview of the Quarter Final match-ups for the 2010 World Cup. […]

World Cup 2010

The Plot Thickens

England, France, Referees, Underdogs… these are some of my favourite things. The 2010 World Cup has already provided lots of drama. The next few days loom large. Who will advance? […]

World Cup 2010

Impressions: Days 4 – 6

All 32 teams have played

With everyone having played one match, Germany’s performance stands as the most impressive to date. The Paraguayans also looked terrific against Italy, and stand tall as a dark horse team with possibilities to upset favorites at later stages. Uninspired games from Portugal, Brazil Netherlands and Italy suggest they were […]

World Cup 2010

Impressions: World Cup Days 1 – 3

Three days into the World Cup, the urge not to get beaten trumps the desire to win in most matches, and vuvuzelas echo in my cranium constantly. […]