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Happy union's no-score draw? (4,5)

Ross

I believe the answer is:

love match

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Here is my best explanation:

'happy union's' is the definition.

'no-score draw?' is the wordplay.
'no score' becomes 'love' (I've seen this before).
'draw?' becomes 'match' (draw is a type of match).
'love'+'match'='LOVE-MATCH'

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This clue was last seen in The Times

(Other definitions for love match that I've seen before include "Basis of successful partnership", "Marriage based on real affection", "No score draw", "This is not just a convenient arrangement", "comes to nothing for one party [IN?] court?", "Not an arranged marriage", "There's nothing to equal", "romantic marriage", "Sort of marriage" and "passionate union meeting".)

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