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Brisbane mayor considers Australian bid for 2028 Olympics

BRISBANE, Australia (AP) — The mayor of Brisbane says he’d like Australia’s third-biggest city to be the centerpiece of a bid to host the 2028 Summer Games, and the national Olympic committee has given the idea a thumbs-up.

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Ireland aiming for 2nd win in a row at Cricket World Cup

BRISBANE, Australia (AP) — A four-wicket victory over a more-fancied West Indies to open its Cricket World Cup campaign seemed relatively easy after Ireland’s tight two-wicket win over a team it was expected to beat on Wednesday.

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Czechs face Australia in Davis Cup without Berdych, Stepanek

PRAGUE (AP) — The Czech Republic will be without Tomas Berdych and Radek Stepanek in the first round of the Davis Cup against Australia.

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