KUALA LUMPUR - Malaysian billionaire Vincent Tan is exploring an IPO of British football team Cardiff City for as early as this year, people with knowledge of the matter told Reuters, in a deal that would follow the team's recent promotion to the Premier League.
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LONDON - The Europa League winners in 2015 will qualify for the Champions League the following season, UEFA general secretary Gianni Infantino said on Friday.
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- A huge defensive effort helped the Waikato Chiefs overcome the Canterbury Crusaders 28-19 in a ferocious all-New Zealand Super Rugby clash in Hamilton on Friday that had all the hallmarks of an international test.
I saw a player that couldn't help himself count down the last moments of his time on the pitch.