WC: Brazil beat Argentina; Colombia fall

June 2, 2004
By Brian Homewood
RIO DE JANEIRO, June 2 (Reuters) - Ronaldo won and converted a hat-trick of penalties to give Brazil a 3-1 victory over Argentina in World Cup qualifiers on Wednesday while Colombia lost again, going down 2-1 to Ecuador.

The Real Madrid striker emphatically answered media speculation that he might be putting on weight as the world champions overtook their bitter rivals to go top of the South American group with one third of the competition completed. 'The goals were all normal, they ...

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