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    Meet 7-Foot-5 Junior Tacko Fall, The Tallest High School Basketball Player in the U.S

    At 7-foot-5, Tacko Fall stands 9 inches taller than LeBron James and just 3 inches shorter than 7-foot-8 D-Leaguer Paul Sturgess, the tallest professional basketball player alive. Fall also has an 8-foot wingspan and wears a size 22 shoe, just like Shaquille O'Neal.     According to The Orlando Sentinel, Fall's dreams include playing in the NBA and becoming a biochemist. If he were in the NBA right now, he would be the tallest player in the league. Read More>> |

    Confederations Cup: Spain Lock Horns With Italy

    Later tonight, World and European champions, Spain will lock horns with former World champions, Italy in what is a repeat of the 2012 Euro Championship Final. Though the encounter promises a lot of excitement, the imminent absence of some key players for the two sides especially Italy may actually take tha shine off the second Semi final of the on-going Confederations Cup tournament taking place in Brazil. The Italians are missing their unpredictable influencial striker, Mario Balotelli and the likes of Ignacio Abate, Montolivo and Andrea Pirlo are also doubtful for this crucial tie. Spaniards, who also have a few injury worries...Read More>> |

    Brazil Confronts "Dangerous" Familiar Foe in Confederations Cup Semi-Final

    Brazil and Uruguay's clash in the Semi-finals of the on-going Confederations Cup in the city of Belo Horizonte brings to mind the rich history between both football giants. The most memorable of the clashes dates back to 1950, when uruguay, against all odds defeated their hosts and fierce rivals, Brazil 2-1 in front of 200,000 fans at the historic maracana stadium. Ahead of tonights clash, both sides have already begun playing mind games with Brazil's charismatic, goalkeeper, Julio Cesar playing down his country's tag as favourites.  While Uruguay coach, Oscar Tabares has also advised the centre referee to be mindful of Brazil's superstar...Read More>> |