Chile Beat Australia 3×1 in World Cup Group B: Daily

By Robbie Blakeley, Senior Contributing Reporter

RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - Chile overcame some stubborn Australian resistance to win their opening World Cup game 3-1 at the Arena Pantanal in Cuiabá yesterday evening. After racing out of the blocks, the South Americans were pegged back by a dogged display from Australia, who came desperately close to rescuing a point before an injury-time strike from Jean Beausejour wrapped up the points for Chile.

After the opening quarter of an . . .

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