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Luca Modric wins 2018 Ballon d'Or

IANS  |  Paris 

Croatian playing for Real Madrid claimed the 2018 here on Monday to end the past decade dominated by and for the award.

Modric beat Ronaldo, Frenchman and another France winning member in the vote. Messi finished fifth, reported.

Founded in 1956 by France magazine, honours the with the best performance over the year based on voting by journalists.

It was merged with World of the Year into in 2010, before the two awards were separated in 2016.

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First Published: Tue, December 04 2018. 03:30 IST
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