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Tokyo 2020: Boomers squander lead and gold medal chances in heavy defeat to USA

Mitch Jennings
By Mitch Jennings
Updated August 5 2021 - 9:05am, first published 6:00am
TOUGH: Brian Goorjian faces the huge task of getting the Boomes back up or the bronze-medal match after a disappointing semi-final defeat to USA. Picture: AP

THE Boomers were looking to make history, now it's all they can do to avoid repeating it after squandering a 15-point lead to go down 97-78 to USA on Thursday.

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Mitch Jennings

Mitch Jennings

Sports Journalist

Sports writer. Sport is my passion, rugby league my first love.

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