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Ghana's Black Stars is the only African team in the QF in this year

The Ghana national football team represents Ghana in international association football and has done so since the 1950s. In the 2010 World Cup, Ghana progressed beyond the group stages of the World Cup in South-Africa and reached the quarter-finals where they were eliminated by Uruguay.


Real Madrid formally announce the signing of David Beckham

Following a successful medical, Beckham was unveiled in front of 500 accredited journalists from 25 countries at Real's basketball facility, where he was handed the famous white shirt. Although Beckham had worn the number seven shirt for Manchester United and England, he was unable to wear it at Madrid as it was assigned to club captain Raúl.


France defeats Italy

Marco Delvecchio gave Italy the lead in the 55th minute and they held on until the final minute of injury time when Sylvain Wiltord took the game into extra time. France won the game just before half-time in extra-time when Robert Pirès cut the ball back for David Trezeguet to fire the golden goal and win the tournament for France.


Jaroslav Drobný wins Wimbledon singles title

Jaroslav Drobný defeated Ken Rosewall in the final, 13–11, 4–6, 6–2, 9–7 to win the Gentlemen's Singles tennis title at the 1954 Wimbledon Championships. Vic Seixas was the defending champion, but lost in the quarterfinals to Budge Patty.

Anniversaries of the (in)famous

born 1957

Bret Hart

born 1990

Danny Rose

born 1989

Alex Morgan