[BigSoccer News] Frenchwoman's hopes of being first female World Cup official dashed (AP)

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    Feb 25, 2005
    Frenchwoman Nelly Viennot failed a sprint test Friday, ending her hopes of becoming the first female World Cup official. The 44-year-old Viennot was among 80 candidates tested on physical fitness and knowledge of rules at a four-day FIFA workshop for assistant referees. Eight failed, including Viennot.

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