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After suggesting Victorian government may contribute to quarantine costs for Australian Open entourage, Tennis Australia confirms it is footing the bill. Follow all the latest news and updates, live

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9.20pm GMT

Victoria records its 15th straight day without any locally acquired cases of Covid-19. Only one in hotel quarantine, and a very impressive 20,070 tests.

Yesterday there were 0 locally acquired cases reported, and 1 in hotel quarantine. It has been 15 days since the last locally acquired case. Thank you for getting tested - 20,070 test results were received.

More later: https://t.co/lIUrl0ZEco#COVID19Vic #COVID19VicData pic.twitter.com/WXYW0LGG5s

9.18pm GMT

China has attacked Australia at the UN, my colleague Daniel Hurst reports:

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