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  1. Nigeria, Iran clinch Olympic berths; Spain tops Serbia

    The Associated Press via Yahoo SportsSep 08 15:17 PM

    Nigeria clinched the Olympic berth that goes to the top African finisher in the World Cup by beating China 86-73 on Sunday. It's the third straight Olympic trip for Nigeria. Right now, we kind ...

  2. FIFA officials will visit Iran, following the death of a female fan who set herself on fire in protest at her arrest for attending a match, world soccer's governing body told Reuters ...

  3. Czech Republic, Australia keep rolling in World Cup

    The Associated Press via Yahoo SportsSep 07 12:00 PM

    The Czech Republic defeated Brazil 93-71 on Saturday to keep itself in the hunt for a spot in the World Cup quarterfinals with an easy win over the previously unbeaten South Americans. Tomas ...

  4. If Iran does not include him in the Olympic team, Mollaei could potentially compete as an independent athlete under the Olympic flag after approval from the IOC.

  5. The death of 29-year-old Sahar Khodayari has fans all over the world putting pressure on FIFA to “enforce its own human rights rules” as Iran's first home World Cup qualifying match looms ...

  6. FIFA said on Wednesday it will send officials to Iran "shortly" to look at the possibility of allowing female spectators into football games in the country. The announcement comes a week ...

  7. Both Spain and Serbia came into Sunday's game undefeated. After a slow start, it was all Spain, which led by as much as 21 points. During the third quarter, Nuggets forward Nikola Jokic was ...

  8. Iran to probe death of 'blue girl' football fan

    AFP via Yahoo SportsSep 10 15:06 PM

    Iran is to probe the death of a woman football fan, state media said Tuesday, after she reportedly set herself ablaze in fear of being jailed, triggering calls for an end to a ban on ...

  9. Son targets 10th straight World Cup spot for South Korea

    The Associated Press via Yahoo SportsSep 09 4:50 AM

    Son Heung-min has called for his South Korea teammates to step it up as their campaign to qualify for a 10th successive World Cup kicks off on Tuesday in Turkmenistan. The last time the South ...

  10. Judo champion who defied Iran's rules now in hiding

    Associated Press via Yahoo SportsSep 16 9:21 AM

    There was one problem — Iran has a policy of boycotting all competitions against Israelis, even if that means an athlete's training was all for nothing. "For once, I decided to live as ...

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