A stunning goal from Eduardo Vargas gave host nation Chile a 2-1 win in a pulsating match against 10-man Peru, sending them to their first final since 1987 2.30am BST And I’ll leave you to digest it at your leisure. Thanks for your company this evening, it’s been hugely enjoyable. See you again soon, and goodnight. 2.29am BST I’m going to reproduce in full another long read sent to me during the game from Peter Kozak, because it’s very interesting on the background to Chile’s success and what it means to the nation: “Copa America has certainly hit Chile at a turbulent time. The political class are in deep crisis thanks to an on-going financial scandal (politicians receiving lucrative donations from the financial and mining sectors, and across the whole political spectrum, and not paying the corresponding taxes); State teachers have been on strike for the last month over government education reforms, and every week there’s at least one march through the city centre; the economy is slowing down, which could be for a number of domestic and international reasons too tedious to go into during a football match; and life for many people is rather tough: long working days, and for well over half the workforce, very low wages and often dismal employment conditions. Continue reading...
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Brenden Dillon has signed a five-year contract to remain with the San Jose Sharks, according to reports Monday.
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Ryan Tannehill becoming more of a leader
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The Hague, the Netherlands, June 29, 2015 - It is day four of the FIVB Beach Volleyball World Championships 2015. You can keep up with all the news from The Hague, Amsterdam, Apeldoorn and Rotterdam right here.
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VANCOUVER - The Vancouver Canucks re-signed goaltender Jacob Markstrom and forward Linden Vey on Monday.
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