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Presidential runoff forces rescheduling of major sports, cultural events in Costa Rica
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Arts and Culture
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Presidential runoff forces rescheduling of major sports, cultural events in Costa Rica

L. Arias - February 4, 2014

Costa Rica's electoral code forbids mass public events during elections. The close race in last Sunday's presidential vote means that several sporting and cultural events will have…

Costa Rica to play Japan in World Cup warm-up in the United States
Friendlies with benefits
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Friendlies with benefits
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Costa Rica to play Japan in World Cup warm-up in the United States

The Tico Times - February 4, 2014

The Costa Rica Men's National Team will play Japan in a friendly, less than a month before the teams go to Brazil for the 2014 World Cup.…

The Super Bowl is under way, but all that matters so far is Joe Namath’s outrageous coat
Sports
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Sports
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The Super Bowl is under way, but all that matters so far is Joe Namath’s outrageous coat

The Tico Times - February 2, 2014

New York Jets legendary quarterback Joe Namath talks with former New York Giants star QB Phil Simms prior to doing the coin flip for Super Bowl XLVIII…

Where to watch the Super Bowl in Costa Rica
Global
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Global
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Where to watch the Super Bowl in Costa Rica

The Tico Times - January 31, 2014

Can Peyton Manning dominate the Seahawks' vaunted defense to win his second Super Bowl? Will ex-San José Mayor Johnny Araya hold off challengers in the presidential election?…

Costa Rica women’s team qualifies for the U-20 World Cup 2014, gets to joke with the president
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Photos and Video
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Costa Rica women’s team qualifies for the U-20 World Cup 2014, gets to joke with the president

The Tico Times - January 30, 2014

President Laura Chinchilla honors the Under-20 Costa Rican Women's National Team and its head coach (right) at the Casa Presidencial in San José on Thursday morning. The…

Costa Rican soccer star Bryan Oviedo undergoes successful surgery, recalls grisly leg injury
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Oviedo Baby
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Costa Rican soccer star Bryan Oviedo undergoes successful surgery, recalls grisly leg injury

The Tico Times - January 28, 2014

Costa Rican star midfielder Bryan Oviedo underwent a successful surgery on Monday night to repair a gruesome leg injury, according to his Premier League club Everton. Oviedo,…

Michelle Obama invites Costa Rican Carlos Arredondo to the State of the Union
Crime
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Crime
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Michelle Obama invites Costa Rican Carlos Arredondo to the State of the Union

The Tico Times - January 27, 2014

Boston Marathon bombing survivors Carlos Arredondo and Jeff Bauman were invited by the Obamas to attend the State of the Union on Tuesday. The most iconic photo…

Costa Rica star Bryan Oviedo suffers double leg fracture during match in England
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Oviedo Baby
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Costa Rica star Bryan Oviedo suffers double leg fracture during match in England

The Tico Times - January 27, 2014

The Costa Rica Men's National Team – mainly playing with reserves – had an awful week, failing to score a goal in World Cup warm-ups against Chile…

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Here’s how South Korea scored to beat Costa Rica in a World Cup warm-up over the weekend

The Tico Times - January 27, 2014

  http://youtu.be/QknPY94e6ig Costa Rica's offense produced another goalless game in a 1-0 loss to South Korea in Los Angeles on Saturday. Since qualifying for the World Cup last…

Costa Rica’s most famous soccer club reveals a new look
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Moradistas
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Costa Rica’s most famous soccer club reveals a new look

The Tico Times - January 24, 2014

Costa Rica's popular soccer club Saprissa had a grand unveiling of their new uniforms and clothing line. At Saprissa Stadium on Friday night, fans had themselves a…