1. Far (away) from indicates a great distance between places or people.
Their office isn 't far (away) from here.
His sister moved far from home a long time ago.
2. Far from (adverb) can mean not.
Pattern: far from + adjective
His wife is far from perfect.
Adjectives often used with this pattern:
ideal, perfect, wonderful
International Sport Events
Cricket World Cup
Like rugby, this sport does not get as much play in the United States, but it certainly has an international following. The Cricket World Cup has just taken place in 2011, resulting in a victory for India.The tournament, which takes place once every four years, continues to have a lot of political influences as highlighted through the match between India and Pakistan.