Italy vs Croatia: Noon ET
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Kicking off the first of the two Group C games today is Italy against Croatia. The Italians are boosted after their great draw against Spain, while Croatia is flying high after defeating Ireland. Despite good starts for both teams, who will win today in the battle for supremacy?

The battle today may be fought in the air. Croatia is the tallest team in Euro 2012, while Italy is the third shortest, on average. How much of an impact will Jelavic have for the Croatians? We shall have to wait and see.

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