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- The national Cabinet fails to reach agreement on COVId-19 border restrictions.
- Victoria's coronavirus death toll jumps, as dozens more aged care fatalities are added.
- Dominic Thiem defeats India's Sumit Nagal to book a spot in the third round of the US Open
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