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# ANdre the Giant

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# ANdre the Giant
Former France striker's goal sends Tigres into Club World Cup final
A likely clash with Bayern Munich awaits thanks to a penalty from Andre-Pierre Gignac.
# Big boots to fill
How social media means we may never see another Andre The Giant
We know too much about today’s superstars, with one notable exception, says wrestling writer Josh Nason.
# Legend
Director of Andre the Giant film on making Vince McMahon cry and the truth about Samuel Beckett
The legendary Irish playwright lived down the road from the star.
# rasslin
The first trailer for Bill Simmons' new 'Andre the Giant' documentary is here
This’ll be good.
# RIP
Wrestling legend Bobby 'The Brain' Heenan has died
The Hall of Famer’s cause of death has yet to be confirmed.
# essential viewing
Bill Simmons and HBO to make documentary on wrestling legend Andre the Giant
The TV channel and WWE have partnered for the first time on the documentary.
# ANdre the Giant
Liverpool suffer European hangover as Ayew double secures win for slick Swansea
The Welsh side confirmed their Premier League status for next term with a 3-1 victory.
# Well read
Understanding Andre the Giant, falling out of love with your team & the week's best sportswriting
You’ll also read about why it’s ironic that Manchester City would defend freedom of speech.
# WWF
Snapshot: The Rock as a 5-year-old with Andre the Giant
‘Uncle Andre’ is what he knew the late wrestling star as.