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A match for the ages

Katy Clark speaks with Marshall Jon Fisher about what he describes as the greatest tennis match ever played. Fisher's new book, "A Terrible Splendor," tells the story of the 1937 Davis Cup semi-final match between American Don Budge and Gottfried von Cramm, a German. With war on the horizon, Von Cramm was literally playing for his life as well as his homeland.

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Geo Quiz and answer

The answer to today's Geo Quiz is the Portuguese island of Madeira. Its most famous son is soccer superstar Ronaldo. He's been acquired by the Spanish team Real Madrid for 131 million dollars. We get details from Forbes London bureau chief Parmy Olson.

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Togo tragedy sparks security concerns

The World's William Troop reports that South African officials are fending off questions about security at next summer's soccer World Cup. Concerns have been raised following a machine gun attack on Togo's national soccer team at a tournament in Angola.

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Swedish skiers try to gain high-tech edge

The Swedish cross-country team has gotten some high-tech training help from the country's Winter Sports Research Center. Programming that treadmill required some sophisticated GPS measurements, as The World's Clark Boyd explains.

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Celebrity couple crosses borders

India and Pakistan are gripped with the news of a high-profile cross-border engagement. Pakistani cricketer, Shoaib Malik, and Indian tennis star, Sania Mirza, will marry next month. Anchor Jeb Sharp gets the gossip from the BBC's Rahul Tandon.

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Security at the soccer World Cup

The State Department issued a travel warning about visiting South Africa during next month's World Cup, Marco Werman speaks with Johan Burger at the Institute for Security Studies in South Africa about what his country is doing to keep people safe.