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79 min: Tedesco with 223m tonight in surely a man-of-the-match performance.
79 min: Maloney finds Addo-Carr 2m out. He shimmies in front of Gagai and is pulled down a few centimetres short, losing the ball in his attempt to reach out. Still, the game appears won. Even Qld can’t win from here.
Written by Paul Connolly
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