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The first known sport played in Australia was cricket. Australia was settled by the British, and cricket is strong in England. The first known cricket match was played at Hyde Park in Sydney, Australia on 8 January 1804.

The first uniquely Australian sport created in Australia was AFL: Australian Football League - ('Football' does not mean soccer).

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