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Australia's second national selection carnival will take place a Barker College, Hornsby - a northern suburb of Sydney. Barker College, established 1890, has excellent playing fields. No 1 Oval is shown below in rugby mode, but this will be one of the pitches upon which the selection carnival will be played.

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The Australian Lawyers' Cricket Council is delighted to announce its recent renewal of a 4 year sponsorship deal with the legal IT supplier, LexisNexis.

LexisNexis has partnered with the ALCC as its first platinum sponsor between 2010 - 2013. LexisNexis has also taken an option to be the ALCC's ongoing platinum sponsor through the period 2014 - 2017.

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LONDON: India's title defence faltered in the final hurdle as Australia pipped them by two wickets in a nail-biting summit clash to win the
Lawyers Cricket World Cup.

Chasing 194 from 35 overs, Australia rode on opener Ashley Tiplady's brilliant 75 to romp home with one ball to spare.

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Australia has overcome a strong Indian team to emerge victorious in the International Lawyers Cricket World Cup in England this week, finishing off the tournament undefeated.  After a serious night's celebrations, team manager and TressCox partner Ron Heinrich told Hearsay yesterday Australia won a nail-biting 35-over, one-day final at The Oval, with two wickets and one ball to spare.

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About the Lawyers Cricket World Cup

The first World Cup was played in Hyderabad, India, in January, 2008. Teams from India, Pakistan, Sri Lanka, West Indies, Australia and Barristers from England and Wales took part, with India winning the Cup. The Cup was considered by those who took part to be so successful that it was decided to make it a regular event.

This year the Lawyers Cricket World Cup is being held in Cambridge, England, between 26 July and 4 August, 2009.

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