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Updated on: Wednesday, November 03, 2021, 09:38 AM IST

BREAKING: Atlanta Braves win Major League Baseball's World Series for the first time since 1995

A dominant all-around effort secured a Game 6 win, allowing an 88-win team to triumph over the top-scoring Astros.
The Atlanta Braves celebrate their 7-0 victory against the Houston Astros in Game Six to win the 2021 World Series  | Photo: AFP

The Atlanta Braves celebrate their 7-0 victory against the Houston Astros in Game Six to win the 2021 World Series | Photo: AFP

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On a Tuesday night Atlanta beat the Houston Astros, 7-0, in Game 6 at the Minute Maid Park to win the World Series in its first appearance in the Fall Classic since 1999.

It was the first title for the club since 1995, back when an extraordinary collection of superstar pitchers and multitalented position players, backed by the Hall of Fame Manager Bobby Cox, won the first major championship for the city of Atlanta.

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Published on: Wednesday, November 03, 2021, 09:38 AM IST
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