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New Caledonia upsets New Zealand

Updated: June 8, 2012, 4:02 PM ET
Associated Press

HONIARA, Solomon Islands -- New Caledonia, ranked just 155th in the world, defeated defending champion New Zealand 2-0 Friday to reach the final of the Oceania Nations Cup.

Bertrand Kai scored in the 60th minute and Georges Gope-Fenepej in the second minute of stoppage time to beat the 100th-ranked All Whites, who had won two of the previous three titles.

New Caledonia will meet Tahiti, which is tied for 179th in the rankings, in Sunday's final. Tahiti advanced with a 1-0 win over ...

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