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A picture taken on December 5, 2013 in Paris, shows the official ball of the 2014 World Cup, "The Brazuca".The ball, weighing 437 grammes, underwent two and half years of testing by 600 players and 30 teams throughout the world. The name "Brazuca" was decided in September 2012 after an internet-based opinion poll of Brazilian football fans. It beat off opposition from "Bossa Nova" and "Carvanalesca". AFP PHOTO / FRANCK FIFEFRANCK FIFE/AFP/Getty Images(Credit: Getty FRANCK FIFE)

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World Cup unveils 'Brazuca' soccer ball

The official ball of the 2014 World Cup in Brazil has been named "The Brazuca." It weighs 437 grams and underwent two and half years of testing by 600 players and 30 teams throughout the world. The name was decided in September 2012 after an internet-based opinion poll of Brazilian soccer fans.