Ties sparked controversy, debate
Warning: The statement that follows may be considered the work of an infidel. It may drive the American sports fan to declare a fatwa. It's so old-school it should be delivered by Western Union.
The World Cup, the most passionate sporting event on the globe, has reminded us all of the value of ties. More than one in four of the first-round games finished in a draw. Yet the World Cup thrives. Two of the three U.S. games in the group stage ended in a tie, and both of them already have been ...
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