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Shahid Afridi and Shoaib Malik celebrate Pakistan's eight-wicket win over Sri Lanka in the final of the ICC World Twenty20 at Lord's
Shahid Afridi and Shoaib Malik celebrate Pakistan's eight-wicket win over Sri Lanka in the final of the ICC World Twenty20 at Lord's © AFP
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Pakistan's road to glory

Slideshow: An audio-visual journey through the World Twenty20 champions' win against the odds

'Twenty20 is not for sloggers anymore'

The Switch Hit: A look back at the World Twenty20 and the high quality of cricket it showcased

    When less is more in Twenty20

The List: Teams winning despite hitting fewer boundaries, scoring slower, and losing more wickets than the opposition

'Pakistan still matters in world cricket'

Spotlight: Ramiz Raja and Osman Samiuddin on the Twenty20 champions and the road ahead for them

    A time to laugh, a time to heal

Osman Samiuddin: Pakistan's win has brought respite from death and bombs and given a nation the gift of celebration

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Points Table

Group A

Teams Mat Won Lost Tied N/R Pts Net RR
India 2 2 0 0 0 4 +1.227
Ireland 2 1 1 0 0 2 -0.162
Bangladesh 2 0 2 0 0 0 -0.996

Group B

Teams Mat Won Lost Tied N/R Pts Net RR
England 2 1 1 0 0 2 +1.175
Pakistan 2 1 1 0 0 2 +0.850
Netherlands 2 1 1 0 0 2 -2.025

Group C

Teams Mat Won Lost Tied N/R Pts Net RR
Sri Lanka 2 2 0 0 0 4 +0.626
West Indies 2 1 1 0 0 2 +0.715
Australia 2 0 2 0 0 0 -1.331

Group D

Teams Mat Won Lost Tied N/R Pts Net RR
South Africa 2 2 0 0 0 4 +3.275
New Zealand 2 1 1 0 0 2 +0.309
Scotland 2 0 2 0 0 0 -5.281

Group E

Teams Mat Won Lost Tied N/R Pts Net RR
South Africa 3 3 0 0 0 6 +0.787
West Indies 3 2 1 0 0 4 +0.063
England 3 1 2 0 0 2 -0.414
India 3 0 3 0 0 0 -0.466

Group F

Teams Mat Won Lost Tied N/R Pts Net RR
Sri Lanka 3 3 0 0 0 6 +1.267
Pakistan 3 2 1 0 0 4 +1.185
New Zealand 3 1 2 0 0 2 -0.232
Ireland 3 0 3 0 0 0 -2.183

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The World Twenty20's leading wicket-taker Umar Gul plans to use his new-found hero status for some social good

Pakistani fans hold torches during a rally to celebrate the team's win in the World Twenty20
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Pakistani fans celebrate the World Twenty20 win in Islamabad
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Shahid Afridi pats Umar Gul on the back
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Pakistan fans watch the final
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Pakistan fans ride a bus through the streets celebrating their win
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Pakistan fans show their support
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Squads

Mohammad Ashraful (c) Abdur Razzak
Junaid Siddique Mahmudullah
Mashrafe Mortaza Mohammad Mithun
Mushfiqur Rahim (wk) Naeem Islam
Raqibul Hasan Rubel Hossain
Shahadat Hossain Shamsur Rahman
Shakib Al Hasan Syed Rasel
Tamim Iqbal
Tournament Results
Pakistan v Sri Lanka at Lord's - Jun 21, 2009
Pakistan won by 8 wickets (with 8 balls remaining)
Sri Lanka v West Indies at The Oval - Jun 19, 2009
Sri Lanka won by 57 runs
Pakistan v South Africa at Nottingham - Jun 18, 2009
Pakistan won by 7 runs
India v South Africa at Nottingham - Jun 16, 2009
South Africa won by 12 runs
New Zealand v Sri Lanka at Nottingham - Jun 16, 2009
Sri Lanka won by 48 runs
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