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Lions end 16-year drought

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SYDNEY - The British and Irish Lions ended a 16-year drought with a crushing, series-clinching 41-16 win over Australia in the third test on Saturday. 

The victory was helped by a dominant scrum and Leigh Halfpenny's two try assists and collection of points records.

After winning the first test 23-21 and losing the second 16-15, the Lions piled on more points than ever before in a test match.

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