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June 17th, 2010
03:00 PM ET

FIFA says no to deafening horn ban at World Cup

(CNN) – It has been described as the sound of a swarm of "giant, angry hornets." But despite complaints from players, fans and TV networks, FIFA has decided not to ban vuvuzela horns at the World Cup. Our Richard Roth talks to fans for their reactions.


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  1. Dave Felger

    I tried to watch a game, I normaly don't like to watch soccer, and couldn't hear what was being said. I first thought the noise was insects but found out later it was human caused. The noise was distracting and I quit watching any games. If FIFA wants to promote their sport they failed to capture my interest because of this noisy situation. I'll read the paper for my scoresand highlights from now on.

    June 18, 2010 at 7:48 am |