Chile draws 1-1 with Uruguay

Alexis Sanchez equalized in the 65th minute to give Chile a 1-1

draw against Uruguay on Friday in the Copa America.

Alvaro Pereira had given Uruguay a 1-0 lead in the 54th minute

in the Group C match.

Chile improved to 4 points from two matches and Uruguay, which

reached the World Cup semifinals a year ago, has 2 points.

Chile’s last group game will be against Peru while Uruguay will

face Mexico, which is fielding an Olympic-style under-23 team as it

is playing as a guest in the 12-team South American

championship.