Sana Hamouche

Sana Hamouche


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The Confederations Cup is set to begin in Russia. The hosts are hoping to get past a buildup dominated by concerns over hooliganism, fan racism and corruption. Al Jazeera’s Sana Hamouche reports.

More than 25,000 athletes, ranging in age from 35 to 100-plus, are competing at the World Masters Games in New Zealand. There are more than twice as many competitors in Auckland than there are at the Olympic Games.