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France beat Messi’s Argentina 4-3 to reach World Cup quarter-finals

KAZAN:  Teenager Kylian Mbappe scored two goals in four minutes to send a youthful France charging into the World Cup quarter-finals with a thrilling 4-3 win over Argentina on Saturday that sent Lionel Messi’s team home. The 19-year-old forward’s electric pace caused Argentina problems all afternoon and his twin strikes helped France overturn a 2-1 deficit at the Kazan Arena as they set up a meeting with Uruguay or Portugal, who play later on Saturday. Messi provided assists for two goals but the 31-year-old was…

Hockey Champions Trophy: Pakistan beat Argentina 4-1 in must win clash

BREDA: Pakistan hockey team finally registered their first victory with a huge 4-1 margin over top-ranked Argentina in the last edition of Hockey Champions Trophy in Breda on Thursday. Following the defeats against India, Australia and a latest 4-0 against Netherlands on Tuesday, Pakistan were having a very few chances to remain in the tournament. However the green shirts showed some powerful techniques to prove as a surprising package for the Argentinians. In a do-or-die match, Muhammad Irfan Jr came up with an…

Argentine police cadet dies after refused water during training in extreme heat – trainers arrested

BUENOS AIRES: An Argentine police cadet died and 14 others were taken to hospital after a training exercise in which recruits were subjected to mistreatment in extreme heat, officials and family members said Monday. Authorities in the northeastern province of La Rioja have opened a criminal investigation and suspended several local police officials. Eight have been placed under arrest. Nineteen-year-old Emmanuel Garay died on Saturday from organ failure. He was being treated for extreme dehydration after collapsing on…

Bull gores Argentine tourist to death in India: police

JAIPUR: An Argentine man holidaying in India has been gored to death by a bull in the popular tourist city of Jaipur, police said Sunday. The 29-year-old was walking along a street near Jaipur's main market on Saturday afternoon when he was attacked and seriously injured by the animal. "He was struck by the bull's horn in the neck and stomach. He was rushed to the hospital but did not survive," Chaina Ram, a local police officer, told a French wire service. The Argentine embassy had been informed of his death, The…

Argentine youths riot as World Cup loss mourned

BUENOS AIRES: Argentine riot police fired tear gas and water cannon on Sunday to break up dozens of rock-hurling youths in central Buenos Aires after the nation's hopes of a first World Cup win in 28 years were dashed by Germany in the final.