In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
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- New Zealand head the Tri-Nations standings on eight points, one ahead of title-holders Australia with Saturday's winner taking the title.
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- But he takes over from Mike Atherton for what could prove to be the most important championship match of the season against the title-holders.
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