The Germans got off to a poor start in their title defence as a Hirving Lozano goal gave an impressive Mexico side a memorable 1-0 win in their Group F tie. Both literally and figuratively.
The quake was detected on the Richter scale in Mexico City by massive jumping by ecstatic fans when Hirving "Chucky" Lozano scored a goal at the 35th minute of the game, according to seismologists and Mexican authorities.
Following Hirving Lozano's goal in the 35th minute, The Institute of Geological and Atmospheric Investigations said highly sensitive natural disaster sensors registered tremors at two sites in the Mexican capital.
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But the home side was all out in quick succession after tea for 300, a lead of 47 on the first innings. Sri Lanka protested by refusing to leave their dressing room for almost 90 minutes.
Mexico have recorded one of the biggest upset so far at the ongoing World Cup in Russian Federation.
"In the second half we pressed more but Mexico dropped back and played on the break".
"They played a great game, especially in the first half", he added. It is the only way we know how to play.
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India pushed on from an overnight score of 347-6 to reach 474, a total Afghanistan never looked like threatening. In their first Test, they lost all 20 wickets in under 67 overs. "We learnt a lot [by playing Afghanistan ]".
"Everybody is really unhappy and crestfallen but we have to put this behind us", Low said afterwards.
Germany had little answer to Mexico's swashbuckling approach and Werner admits they were good value for all three points.
Germany have never failed to advance beyond the group stage at a World Cup, but Loew's side must regroup quickly ahead of their next game against Sweden on June 23 in Sochi. We were not able to impose our usual way of playing, attacking, and there were lots of counter-attacks against us and we were very vulnerable.
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The closure will remain in effect "until the forest receives sufficient moisture to improve conditions", according to a statement. About 50 firefighters were battling the blaze initially, but more were on the way, along with heavy air tankers and helicopters.
"We are Germany and we want to win every game, that's clear. In the second half we were better, Mexico got exhausted, but we did not score, although there were enough chances for at least one".