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Costa Rica women’s Olympic hopes dashed in 3-1 loss to Canada
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Costa Rica
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Costa Rica women’s Olympic hopes dashed in 3-1 loss to Canada

Michael Krumholtz - February 19, 2016

Las Ticas' quest for their first ever Olympic bid will have to wait another four years. After two straight wins in the group stages of CONCACAF Olympic Qualifying,…

Las Ticas beat Mexico to make semifinals of Olympic qualifiers
Costa Rica
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Costa Rica
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Las Ticas beat Mexico to make semifinals of Olympic qualifiers

Michael Krumholtz - February 15, 2016

Just a few days after starting Olympic qualifying play with a 5-0 loss to the United States, Las Ticas are one win away from making it to Rio…

Costa Rica women’s football team buried by US 5-0 in Olympic qualifying opener
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Las Ticas
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Costa Rica women’s football team buried by US 5-0 in Olympic qualifying opener

Michael Krumholtz - February 11, 2016

The bad news for Costa Rica women's football team is that it drew the world champion United States in its group. The good news is that it can still…

The winners and losers of Costa Rica in 2015
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Arts and Culture
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The winners and losers of Costa Rica in 2015

Lindsay Fendt - December 28, 2015

Winners 1. Costa Rican athletes [caption id="attachment_81818" align="aligncenter" width="700"] Javier Soriano/AFP[/caption] Costa Rica may be small, but its athletes held their own on the world stage in…

Women’s World Cup: financially, a low-scoring affair
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Fútbol
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Women’s World Cup: financially, a low-scoring affair

Drew Harwell | The Washington Post - July 6, 2015

For the U.S. national team's stunning 5-2 win over Japan at the Women's World Cup on Sunday, a rout that made the Americans the first team ever…

Costa Rica draws with Spain 1-1 at FIFA Women’s World Cup opening match in Canada
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Football
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Costa Rica draws with Spain 1-1 at FIFA Women’s World Cup opening match in Canada

L. Arias - June 9, 2015

The Costa Rican women's national football team, known as La Sele, split the points with Spain in a 1-1 draw during both teams’ first match ever at a…

FEDEFUTBOL official: FIFA scandal won’t affect Costa Rica’s upcoming matches
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Business
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FEDEFUTBOL official: FIFA scandal won’t affect Costa Rica’s upcoming matches

L. Arias - May 27, 2015

See also: FIFA scandal: Costa Rica opens money laundering probe of Eduardo Li The acting president of the Costa Rican Football Federation (FEDEFUTBOL), Jorge Hidalgo Vega, on Wednesday…

Costa Rica women’s soccer team headed to World Cup for first time
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Arts and Culture
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Costa Rica women’s soccer team headed to World Cup for first time

Lindsay Fendt - May 13, 2015

The 2015 Women’s World Cup is less than a month away, and for the first time ever Costa Rica will be competing in the tournament. Monday night…

6 top Costa Rica sports stories of 2014
Events
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Events
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6 top Costa Rica sports stories of 2014

L. Arias - December 27, 2014

Football is by far Costa Rica’s favorite sport, so it's not surprising that 2014 will be remembered as a year of impressive performances by both "Las Ticas" and "Los Ticos."…

Costa Rica’s Ticas one match away from FIFA World Cup Canada 2015
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Las Ticas
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Costa Rica’s Ticas one match away from FIFA World Cup Canada 2015

L. Arias - October 22, 2014

Costa Rica has made the semifinals of CONCACAF's Women’s Championship USA 2014 following an easy 6-1 victory over Martinique on Tuesday evening. Las Ticas moved forward with…

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