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Pedro pill propels superb Spaniards

July 8: Carles Puyol scored the only goal to ensure Spain coach Vicente Del Bosque’s decision to drop Fernando Torres from the World Cup semifinal against Germany did not come back to haunt him. The E

Spain and the Netherlands to make history

Johannesburg, July 9: Although Sunday's World Cup final between the Netherlands and Spain will already be the 18th final in the history of the competition, history will be made when the two teams play

Octopus Paul picks Spain to win World Cup

Octopus oracle Paul predicts Spain will beat Holland and win the World Cup.

Paul's pick was carried live on Friday on TV stations around Europe. The world-famous octopus could be seen sitting on a ta

Now Parakeet predicts Netherlands as WC winners

Paul, the Octopus, is not the only creature predicting World Cup results.

A parakeet, long tailed parrot, named 'Mani' has also been forecasting match results.

Mani has become the talk of the town a

Spaniards want to rechristen Paul the octopus as Pablo

The Spanish team has fallen in love with Paul the octopus after it predicted that Spain will beat the Netherlands in the World Cup final.

All of Paul's predictions have been true in this World Cup, b

Spanish lulla-bye for Germans

July 8: Paul has proved to be prophetic. The German octopus with psychic powers had predicted a Spain win in the second semi-final. Spain duly obliged the celebrity invertebrate to enter their maiden

Perfect pass, a football fundamental

July 8: For the climax of the World Cup, it is all coming down to the art of the perfect pass. The Spanish proved in Wednesday’s semifinal against Germany that they are wizards at football’s fundament

Rusty Davydenko to open for Russia; Spain without Nadal

Moscow, July 8: Out-of-form Nikolay Davydenko starts the campaign for hosts Russia with an opening rubber against Argentine David Nalbandian after the draw Thursday for their Davis Cup World Group wee

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