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  • Australia v India: Boxing Day Test, day five

    Live updates from day five of the third Test at the MCGJoin the conversation: via email or tweet @GeoffLemonSport 10.58pm GMT Now, the weather. “Tell me how we feel about the weather,” says the poet Derrick Brown. “Talk about the moon, but not about how it f–––s up our blood.” The weather has its emotional impact on us all, and cricket players or watchers are among the most concretely affected. Rain can be saviour or tormentor. There is some rain around Melbourne this morning, and a bit of...

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  • Australia v India: Boxing Day Test, day four

    Live updates from day four of the third Test at the MCGJoin the conversation: via email or tweet @GeoffLemonSport 10.59pm GMT So to conclude the recapping, India declared on 443 for 7 after batting the first two days. Australia subsided rather than collapsing, with all of the top eight facing at least 30 balls, but the highest score was 22 and the total 154. India decided to bat again anyway, and reached 54 for 5 by stumps, but are miles ahead regardless. Now we wait to see what the fourth day...

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  • Australia v India: Boxing Day Test, day three

    Live updates from day three of the third Test at the MCGJoin the conversation: via email or tweet @GeoffLemonSport 11.08pm GMT As for all the Smith and Bancroft hoo-hah over the last couple of days: there are plenty of people rubbishing this headline without having read the article, but if you’ve got access to this paper then it’s well worth a read. Perceptive stuff.Warner retains a silent dignity https://t.co/qhwLDye7qu 11.00pm GMT The coliseum is ready for another day’s action. Not sure...

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  • What’s open, what’s closed on New Year’s Day 2019

    New Year’s Day falls on a Tuesday, so government-run locations and transportation systems may not be open, or may be working on a different schedule.

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  • Mom Born On New Year’s Day Gives Birth To Baby Girl On New Year’s Day

    A woman who was born at a Vermont hospital on New Year's Day 22 years ago gave birth herself to a baby girl on New Year's Day in the very same delivery room where she was delivered.

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  • Mom Born On New Year’s Day Gives Birth To Baby Girl On New Year’s Day

    A woman who was born at a Vermont hospital on New Year's Day 22 years ago gave birth herself to a baby girl on New Year's Day in the very same delivery room where she was delivered.

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  • Australia v India: fourth Test, day one

    All the latest from the New Year’s Test in SydneyJoin the conversation: email or tweet @GeoffLemonSport 11.07pm GMT India are missing two Sharmas: Rohit is at home for the birth of his child, and Ishant has a rib injury. Ravi Ashwin is also not quite fit, so Ravindra Jadeja will retain his place, while the wrist-spinner Kuldeep Yadav will come in for Ishant. In the batting, Hanuma Vihari will drop from opener to No6 to replace Rohit, while KL Rahul comes back as opener. Got it? For Australia,...

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