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    Fisherman killed being hit by fish in Australia

    Agence France-Presse . Sydney | Updated at 05:07pm on August 15, 2020

    A 56-year-old fisherman has died in Australia after being hit by a fish which jumped into his boat, police said Saturday. ‘The man had been...

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    Khawaja, Head miss out as Australia confirm England tour

    Agence France-Presse . Sydney | Updated at 04:07pm on August 14, 2020

    Australia's limited-overs tour of England will go ahead this month at bio-secure venues, officials said Friday, after its players were given government clearance to travel....

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    Starc bulked up to challenge speed record

    Agence France-Presse . Sydney | Updated at 05:16pm on August 13, 2020

    Australian strike bowler Mitchell Starc has muscled up during the off-season and modified his bowling action as he targets crashing through the hallowed 100 mph...

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    Smith has 'unfinished business' with England and India

    Agence France-Presse . Sydney | Updated at 04:52pm on August 06, 2020

    Winning the Ashes in England and clinching a Test series in India are the ‘two big mountains’ still to climb before master Australia batsman Steve...

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    Bolt says 'didn't get fair chance' in football

    Agence France-Presse . Sydney | Updated at 04:39pm on August 06, 2020

    Sprint legend Usain Bolt Thursday claimed he wasn't given ‘a fair chance’ to prove himself in Australia's A-League after a failed attempt to become a...

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    Australian women stars slam timing of India's T20 Challenge

    Agence France-Presse . Sydney | Updated at 07:30pm on August 03, 2020

    Some of Australia's top women's cricketers Monday blasted a decision by India to schedule its T20 Challenge during the Big Bash League as a ‘huge...

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    Billions of animals killed, displaced by Australia wildfires

    Agence France-Presse . Sydney | Updated at 01:20pm on July 28, 2020

    Nearly three billion animals were killed or displaced by Australia’s unprecedented 2019-20 wildfires in ‘one of the worst wildlife disasters in modern history’, according to...

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    Australia warns economy to shrink record 7pc in Q2

    Agence France-Presse . Sydney | Updated at 11:41pm on July 27, 2020

    Australia warned on Thursday that its economy will shrink at its fastest pace in history during the second quarter, while the budget deficit will be...

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    ‘Virtual kidnappings’ warning for Chinese students in Australia

    Agence France-Presse . Sydney | Updated at 10:51pm on July 27, 2020

    Elaborate ‘virtual kidnappings’ are being used to extort money from the friends and relatives of Chinese students Down Under, Australian police warned Monday, after a...

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    Australia rejects Beijing’s South China Sea claims

    Agence France-Presse . Sydney | Updated at 11:45pm on July 25, 2020

    Australia has rejected Beijing’s territorial and maritime claims in the South China Sea in a formal declaration to the United Nations, aligning itself more closely...