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Pallbearers for Australian cricketer Phillip Hughes (3rd L-R) his father Gregory Hughes, cricketer Aaron Finch, local friend Corey Ireland and cricketer Tom Cooper carry his coffin out of a funeral in his home town of Macksville on Wednesday. Photo: Reuters
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