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Champions Spain out of World Cup, Dutch march on

BELO HORIZONTE, Brazil: Holders Spain crashed humiliatingly out of the World Cup on Wednesday after a second shock defeat while 2010 runners-up the Netherlands continued their perfect start with another high-scoring win. Thrashed 5-1 by the Dutch in their opening game, Spain's normally composed and incisive team again looked a spent force, allowing Chile to score twice in the first half then hold firm for a totally deserved, glorious win. "It is difficult to explain," bemoaned Spain captain and goalkeeper Iker Casillas,…