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Australia beat hosts Malaysia in final

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World champions Australia won their seventh Sultan Azlan Shah Cup title on Sunday, defeating hosts Malaysia 3-2 in an exciting final as South Korea placed third. 

Australian players celebrate with their trophy after defeating Malaysia to win the Sultan Azlan Shah Cup men's field hockey tournament in Ipoh, Malaysia's northern Perak state, on March 17, 2013. Australia defeated Malaysia by 3-2.

The final went down to the wire with Trent Mitton scoring the winner in the game's dying moments, leaving Malaysia as runners-up for a fourth time.

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