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Kharkiv : Ukraine | 2 years ago  
KHARKIV, Ukraine (Mon, Jun 18) – Cristiano Ronaldo scored both goals as Portugal beat the Netherlands 2-1 on Sunday to reach the quarter-finals of Euro 2012 and eliminate the...
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