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Published on November 28th, 2011 | by DerbyLife


World Cup News Roundup

World Cup weekend is behind us, but the international press remains! Watch this space for more coverage of the event!

New! New York’s star Gotham loving sports journalist Thomas Gerbasi gives us this piece featuring Team USA’s Fisti Cuffs.

New! The Toronto Star also had this to say about our favorite sport, including background on some Team USA favorites…

New! Toronto Star World Cup Final photo gallery.

En francais (featuring the amazing Plastik Patrick!):

In case you missed it, New Zealand’s Haka, courtesy of Axle Adams:

CBC Sports Video coverage (so many familiar faces, I totally teared up…)!

Montreal Gazette photo gallery!

Star Phoenix article featuring Raw Heidi and Ziv Kruger.

A beautiful coverage page for all the National Post coverage went up today – includes all articles and photo journalism.

CTV coverage featuring Smarty Pants!

Photo essay in the National Post covering Day 2 of World Cup.

The A.V. Club talks about the World Cup and which international teams have the deepest derby roots.

A brief piece in the Cape Gazette compares the Derby World Cup to the first FIFA soccer World Cup.

Canadian National Post photographer Tyler Anderson covered today’s Team USA practice in this excellent photo essay.

The Guardian talks about what the World Cup is and how derby is different from other sports.

The Star talks about stars in the sport, including Bonnie Thunders, Atomatrix, Georgia W. Tush, and Bone Machine.

An awesome article in London’s The Independent featuring Team England and Team Scotland, a ref, and skaters Stefanie Mainey and Raw Heidi!

Talk 2 Bristol interviews The Blizzard, a local who will compete in World Cup for Team Finland.

One News has a video piece up today on UK and Ireland’s Yahoo News, about New Zealand’s team, just before leaving for World Cup.

First up, an awesome Toronto Star article with video and Team Canada interviews, speculating that World Cup may be a predecessor to many skaters’ Olympic derby dreams…

Team Australia makes headlines today in The West Australian, pre-World Cup.

Team England practice is covered in The Metro.

New Zealand’s World Cup team gets some nice Sports Section coverage in The Dominion Post.

The Morgan Hill Times Sports Section covers Brazilian Bombshell of Team Brazil.

Birmingham Mail gets up close and personal with Violet Attack of Team England.

Vivien LeighEmOut gives the inside scoop on preparing to compete with Team USA in the Casper Star-Tribune.

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