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Australia, New Zealand win joint bid to host 2023 Fifa Women's World Cup

The island neighbours beat Colombia 22-13 on Thursday in a vote by the Fifa Council

Australia, New Zealand win joint bid to host 2023 Fifa Women's world cup

A third candidate, Japan, withdrew on Monday. That gave fellow Asian Football Confederation member Australia a clearer run. New Zealand is part of the smaller Oceania continental group. Photo: @NZ_Football

AP | PTI Zurich

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First Published: Jun 26 2020 | 11:56 AM IST

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