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Odd News Roundup: Just not cricket: Australian charged $68,000 for a beer in Britain


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Updated: 06-09-2019 10:40 IST
Odd News Roundup: Just not cricket: Australian charged $68,000 for a beer in Britain

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Just not cricket: Australian charged $68,000 for a beer in Britain

An Australian cricket journalist in Britain for the Ashes test series is claiming to have drunk "the most expensive beer in history" after being charged nearly A$100,000 ($68,120) for the tipple. Peter Lalor, chief cricket writer for the Australian newspaper, said he stopped for a drink at a bar in Manchester, northwest England, on Sunday ahead of the fourth Ashes test at Old Trafford.

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(With inputs from agencies.)