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Is Brazil Ready for the World Cup on June 12th, 2014?

By Spiro Doukas Contributor, Global Sport Management News The Athens 2004 Olympics, the 2012 Sochi Olympics, the 2010 South Africa World Cup, and now the 2014 Brazil World Cup have all had their fair share of criticism for delays and costs. However with the FIFA World Cup in Brazil being held from June 12 through July 13, 2014, there are still questions about how this tournament will transpire.
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The Other Russian Olympics

By William Tucker Guest Contributor, Sports and Fitness Network/Chief Correspondent for In Homeland Security Russia has dedicated a large number of security forces to ensure that the Olympics are conducted without serious incident – the disruption of a Caucasus Emirate plot in 2012 within Sochi boundaries surely provided some impetus to beef up security – however the fight between Moscow and the Caucasus militants is one that has played out long before, and will last far beyond, the 2014 Olympics.
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