World Cup 2014 Highlights: Colombia Stun Uruguay, Storm Into Quarterfinals

Jose Rodriguez twin strikes in either half of the match against Uruguay helped Colombia rewrite history and enter quarters of FIFA World Cup 2014 for the first time ever. The team will now play hosts Brazil.

updated: June 29, 2014 03:36 IST
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Colombians are known for their determination but they raised the bar several notches to script a 2-0 win against Uruguay in the second knockout match of FIFA World Cup 2014. Here are the highlights from the match: (Matchcentre | Full schedule of knockout round)

0322 hrs IST: Colombia make history! Beat two-time world champions Uruguay 2-0 to set up a huge clash against hosts Brazil.

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Colombia players rejoice their historic triumph against Uruguay.

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0312 hrs IST: Did you know? Colombia did not qualify for FIFA World Cup between 2002 and 2010. Their previous best was Round of 16 in 1990. Today, the team is all set to storm their way ahead and rewrite history. Lead Uruguay 2-0 after 85 minutes.

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