The Northern Territory news Mon 12 Dec 2011
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40 NT NEWS. Monday, December 12, 2011. www.ntnews.com.au P U B : N T N E W S D A T E : 1 2 -D E C -2 0 1 1 P A G E : 4 0 C O L O R : C M Y K MYSTERY NUMBER BUY THIS PAPER AND YOU COULD WIN THE JACKPOT! Money jackpots each day Monday to Friday by $10 $1260 JA C K P O T MYSTERY NUMBERTO WIN INSTANTLY RING 1900 966 372 Conditions: Page 2 AND KEY IN YOUR LUCKY NUMBER Limited offers, while stocks last. These offers only available at participating Suzuki automobile dealers. Private buyers only. Vehicles must be purchased and delivered between 1st November 2011 and 30th November 2011 to be eligible for these offers. *Recommended Retail Price based on manual model with 6 months registration only. Premium/Metallic paint $475 extra.WE WANT YOUR TRADE, TOP PRICES PAID DARWIN SUZUKI - 34 Stuart Highway Phone: 08 8946 4444 www.ntag.com.au | LMVD 403 | Esanda Finance available in 15 minutes to approved persons. Way of Life! SWIFT FROM $16,490 DRIVE AWAY The Kookaburras celebrate winning their fourth consecutive Champions Trophy. Australia defeated Spain 1-0 in the final in Auckland Picture: SANDRA MU, Getty Images Champs again HOCKEY THE Kookaburras reassured themselves their Olympic gold medal campaign is on track by claiming an unprecedented fourth consecutive Champions Trophy mens hockey title yesterday. Australia, with Territor ian Des Abbott in its ranks, overcame Spain 1-0 in a defence-dominated final. Skipper Eddie Ockenden struck the winner for world No. 1-ranked Australia 12 minutes from time from the games only penalty corner. The goal was hotly disputed by the Spaniards, who claimed Glenn Simpsons flicked assist during a goalmouth scramble was dangerous, but the video umpire turned down the appeal. The result in Auckland handed the Kookaburras their 12th Trophy crown in the 33-year history of the tournament, and with the London Olympics looming in seven months its another paving stone on that path for coach Ric Charlesworths men, after some unusually patchy results in 2011. Its a step, I guess, said Australian superstar Jamie Dwyer, who collected the tournaments top scorer award from seven goals in six games a day after lifting his fifth world player of the year award. We didnt know what to expect coming here. We had a mixed year this year. Spains skipper, Santi Freixa, got the player of the tournament accolade. Of the goal dispute, Charlesworth said: I dont understand some of the rules of hockey. If the ball flies past you and into the net, thats okay. If it hits you, its not. Its pretty stupid. We thought it was clear that no player had to avoid it, he said. THORNE TO FACE HEAT FOR LONG HIT Page 36