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Two die in gunfight ahead of Brazilian soccer derby
Last Updated(Beijing Time):2007-09-17 13:20
Two people died on Sunday after a gunfight between fans of soccer teams Cruzeiro and Atletico-MG ahead of Sunday's derby match in the 26th round of the local championship.

The violence occurred in a bus, and left four fans injured. None of the casualties have been identified.

The two teams are long-term rivals in Belo Horizonte, the capital city of Brazilian state Minas Gerais.

Cruzeiro is in the second place in the Brazilian national league, 12 points behind leader Sao Paulo, while Atletico-MG is 13th.

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