Sanchez, described as "one of Colombia's most important players" by national team manager Jose Pekerman, struck out a hand to block Shinji Kagawa's effort on the line and subsequently received the second fastest red card in World Cup history.
Colombia, which played with 10 men for the rest of the match, scored late in the first half on Juan Quintero's rolling but accurate free kick, which sneaked inside the right post.
Even if you're not insane about sports, the World Cup often brings out the best stories of compassion and global peace.
Going on the offense against the Russian goal, Egypt's Mohamed Salah was hauled down inside the box on the 71st minute of the match and the referee ordered a penalty shot, which the Egyptian striker flawlessly executed putting the score at 3-1.
First Japan, ranked 61st in the world, became the first Asian side to beat South American opposition at any World Cup, overcoming 16th-ranked Colombia 2-1.
Russia's place in the round of 16 will be assured if Uruguay wins or draws against the Saudis on Wednesday.
Even after Japan came out on top 2-1 in a stunning win, several Japanese fans stayed behind to pick up litter left behind at the stadium, BBCreports.
The results on the field gave both nations plenty of joy.
The television viewer rating for the group-stage match stood at an average 42.8 percent for the first half and 48.7 percent for the second half in the Kanto region centered on Tokyo, according to ratings agency Video Research Ltd.
Meantime, Senegal front-man M'Baye Niang was waiting on the sideline after being treated for injury when the move that led to his side's second goal started.
Cristiano Ronaldo will look to add to his first round hat-trick when Portugal face Morocco in Group B at Moscow's Luzhniki Stadium.
Nigeria are now on a World Cup losing streak of three games, their worst run since losing four matches between 1998 and 2002. Nigeria boss Gernot Rohr: "What I like in my young team is humility, solidarity and fighting spirit".
A video grab shows Alison Ettel ducking behind a wall while being recorded allegedly calling the police on an 8-year-old girl. According to Ettel's account, she was working from her office when the voices downstairs became too distracting.
President Donald Trump and North Korean leader Kim Jong Un , less than earlier reports that had angered some locals. Singapore said on Sunday it spent S$16.3 million (9.04 million pounds) on hosting the summit between U.S.
He worked out for the Lakers on June 3 and again Monday, during a session that was held out of the view of reporters. The Lakers were the second-worst 3-point shooting team in the National Basketball Association last season.
Athens has received €273.7 billion in assistance since 2010, enabling it to avoid punishing borrowing rates on debt markets. The main stock index opened more than 2 percent up, but closed the day marginally down.
Legendary singer Anita Baker and Marvel-Disney blockbuster 'Black Panther , received massive recognitions at the 2018 BET awards . At the 2018 BET Awards , she chose to tone things down, opting for a midi-length dress with a flattering sweetheart neckline.
All three say they will be forced to close their plants unless they can get relief from the Trump administration's steel tariffs . The company has assembly plants in the United States, India and Brazil, and will open a new plant in Thailand in the summer.
When you find the right balance there's so much more to enjoy. "We played much better than we did in the first game". Striker Romelu Lukaku says it is now or never for Belgium's senior players to enjoy success at global level.
The veteran goalkeeper dived to his right and flicked his left hand up to push the shot onto the bar before it was cleared. It was Salah's second goal at the World Cup , and Egypt's first in open play at the World Cup since 1934.
CHP leader Kemal Kilicdaroglu said on Sunday they "received some information that there are some attempts of election fraud". Erdogan's closest contender, Muharrem Ince of the main opposition Republican People's Party, won 30.7 percent.
Now, Lonzo has tremendous upside and will play a huge role in the future success of whatever team he is on without a doubt. Yes, Lonzo has trade value, too, but they're not opposed to keeping him, depending upon how this summer shakes out.
Turkey's Erdogan wins sweeping new powers after election victory
If the HDP exceeds the 10 percent threshold of votes needed to enter parliament, it will be harder for the AKP to get a majority. They have said election law changes and fraud allegations in the 2017 referendum raise fears about the fairness of the ballots.
Saudi Arabia lifts ban on women drivers
Accountancy firm PwC has predicted that the number of women on Saudi Arabia's roads will swell to three million by 2020. The end of the controversial ban brings the ultra-conservative Gulf nation into line with the rest of the world.
Trudeau sets date for full legalisation of cannabis in Canada
Canadian lawmakers passed sweeping cannabis legalization on Tuesday that will legalize recreational use of marijuana by adults. Senator Tony Dean, who sponsored the Cannabis Act , called the legislation's passing "transformative social policy".