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Bribery scandal again rocks FIFA

-Triesman accuses four FIFA members of requesting favours in return for votes

Sepp Blatter

LONDON, (Reuters) – Former English Football  Association chairman David Triesman has accused FIFA executive  committee members Jack Warner, Ricardo Teixeira, Nicolas Leoz  and Worawi Makudi of asking for favours in return for their  votes for England’s 2018 World Cup bid.

Marlon’s masterclass!

batsman plunders 213 for Rest Team before retiring on second day of warm up match

Marlon Samuels acknowledges the small crowd by raising his bat as he walks off after making a double century. (Orlando Charles photo)

Two years away from all forms of cricket must have roused a beast out of hibernation in Marlon Samuels because certainly the double hundred he plundered yesterday against his West Indies counterparts was as savage as ever.