Canadian team wins Costa Rica’s first international ice hockey tourney
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Canadian team wins Costa Rica’s first international ice hockey tourney

Katherine Stanley - November 20, 2017

The Calgary Citizens defeated the Los Angeles Ruination 7-5 to win Costa Rica's first-ever ice hockey tournament on Sunday. The two-day tourney took place in Central America’s only…

World Cup 2018: Who’s lurking behind the usual suspects?
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Soccer
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World Cup 2018: Who’s lurking behind the usual suspects?

Peter Berlin / AFP - November 17, 2017

Lionel Messi knows the teams he fears most at the 2018 World Cup: champions Germany, Brazil, France and Spain. "I think that at the moment, they're the…

Hungary defeats Costa Rica 1-0 in international friendly
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La Sele
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Hungary defeats Costa Rica 1-0 in international friendly

Katherine Stanley - November 14, 2017

Coming off a brutal 0-5 loss to Spain on Saturday, the Costa Rican Men's National Team was hoping for redemption in Budapest – but it was not to…

PHOTOS: Spain wipes the grass with Costa Rica, 5-0
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La Sele
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PHOTOS: Spain wipes the grass with Costa Rica, 5-0

The Tico Times and AFP - November 11, 2017

Costa Rica may not have entertained big hopes of winning today's World Cup friendly against Spain, but it certainly hoped to avoid such a lopsided score. La…

Even Justin Trudeau is excited about Costa Rica’s first-ever international ice hockey tourney
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Even Justin Trudeau is excited about Costa Rica’s first-ever international ice hockey tourney

Bruce Callow - November 4, 2017

On Nov. 18, Costa Rica and the Castillo Country Club will write an important page in winter sports history when the puck is dropped in Costa Rica's first-ever international…

UPDATED: Six cyclists struck by car during Guanacaste race
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UPDATED: Six cyclists struck by car during Guanacaste race

Katherine Stanley - November 2, 2017

Updated on Nov. 2 to reflect new information about the circumstances of the accident that took place on Oct. 29.  It has been a year of terrifying…

UPDATED: Six cyclists struck by car during Guanacaste race
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UPDATED: Six cyclists struck by car during Guanacaste race

The Tico Times - October 30, 2017

Updated on Nov. 2 to reflect new information about the circumstances of the accident that took place on Oct. 29.  It has been a year of terrifying…

PHOTOS: Our favorite moments from Hanna Gabriels’ big night
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PHOTOS: Our favorite moments from Hanna Gabriels’ big night

The Tico Times and AFP - October 15, 2017

The Costa Rican boxing phenom Hanna Gabriels defeated Dominican opponent Oxandia Castillo by unanimous decision at San José's Gimnasio Nacional on Friday night, thereby retaining her World…

Leilani McGonagle surfs into the record books
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Costa Rica
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Leilani McGonagle surfs into the record books

Ellen Zoe Golden - October 3, 2017

Leilani McGonagle, the Costa Rican surfing star from the Southern Zone community of Pavones, had her sights set high. She went into her fourth consecutive final at…

Keylor: Costa Rica is ready to classify
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Keylor: Costa Rica is ready to classify

AFP and The Tico Times - October 1, 2017

Recommended: The 5 greatest moments in Costa Rican soccer history Costa Rican goalie Keylor Navas, who tends the nets for Real Madrid as well as the Costa…