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Collapse costs Australia as India cruise to victory in U19 World Cup final

Dominant India win final by eight wicketsAustralia dismissed for 216 after losing 3-27 in seven overs Australia were left to rue an early innings collapse as India claimed a record fourth under-19 Cricket World Cup with a comfortable eight-wicket win i…

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Adelaide too good for Glory, and Jets down Victory

Newcastle Jets 2-0 Melbourne VictoryAdelaide United 2-1 Perth GloryAdelaide United outclassed Perth Glory 2-1 to rise to fourth on the A-League ladder. United’s Nikola Mileusnic netted the decider on Saturday night at Coopers Stadium as the Reds leapfr…

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Germany grab Davis Cup lead over Australia after five-set victory

Australia must win both singles rubbers on Sunday to qualifyMatthew Ebden and John Peers lose 6-4, 6-7 (1-7), 6-2, 6-7 (4-7), 6-4Germany have grabbed a 2-1 lead over Australia in their Davis Cup first-round tie in Brisbane, with Matthew Ebden and John …

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