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Sachin Tendulkar has praised MS Dhoni's ability to maintain composure whatever the match situation

Sachin Tendulkar has praised MS Dhoni's ability to maintain composure whatever the match situation © Getty Images

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Sachin Tendulkar kisses the World Cup in front of the Gateway of India

Sachin Tendulkar kisses the World Cup in front of the Gateway of India © AFP

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South Africa were let down in the World Cup by their inexperienced middle order, says Gary Kirsten

South Africa were let down in the World Cup by their inexperienced middle order, says Gary Kirsten © Associated Press

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South Africa were let down in the World Cup by their inexperienced middle order, says Gary Kirsten

South Africa were let down in the World Cup by their inexperienced middle order, says Gary Kirsten © Associated Press

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Specials

Dhoni's among the great modern captainsIan Chappell: Dhoni took his side to the top without great bowlers, which made his achievement more remarkable

Dot balls, singles, twos and boundariesNumbers Game: We analyse teams, batsmen and bowlers on these parameters in the 2011 World Cup. By S Rajesh

In Tendulkar countryWright Thompson, an American writer new to cricket, experiences the first few weeks of the World Cup, navigating the madness of a billion fans and chasing the soul of the game

'Dhoni made the difference'Time Out: Harsha Bhogle, Sanjay Manjrekar and Ian Chappell discuss India's World Cup triumph and its implications for Indian cricket

East is where it's atRob Steen: Cricket's power centre seems to have shifted Asia-wards - and not just economically

Blogs

Beyond boundaries Inbox: An expat on what the World Cup win meant to her

Golden goofs Mike Holmans picks out the blunders of the World Cup

Crushed but not broken Pak Spin: A campaign exceeding expectations

Video / Audio

Harsha's World Cup Daily: A victory to remember for India in a campaign where they had a player for every occasion, and where the emerging stars stood shoulder to shoulder with the seniors () | April 2, 2011

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Gary Kirsten strikes an emotional picture in his final press conference as India coach © AFP

Gary Kirsten addresses a press conference in Mumbai © AFP

The night the World Cup came home

Harsha's World Cup Daily

The night the World Cup came home

The last hurrah

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The last hurrah

Meeting Rahul Bhattacharya

Running Between the Cricket

Meeting Rahul Bhattacharya

'SL, India have a slight edge'

Bowl at Boycs

'SL, India have a slight edge'

A Sri Lankan cricket innovator

Running Between the Cricket

A Sri Lankan cricket innovator

Great expectations

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Great expectations

Dhaka bids farewell to the World Cup

Running Between the Cricket

Dhaka bids farewell to the World Cup

'Excited again about 50-over cricket'

Time Out

'Excited again about 50-over cricket'

Any lives left?

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Any lives left?

Squads

Games

Match Centre
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Netherlands 151 v Canada 152/6 (39.4/50 ov)

Canada won by 4 wickets (with 62 balls remaining)

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Ireland 204 v Zimbabwe 208/4 (43.5/50 ov)

Zimbabwe won by 6 wickets (with 37 balls remaining)

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Points Table

Teams Mat Won Lost Tied N/R Pts Net RR
Group A
Pakistan 6 5 1 0 0 10 +0.758
Sri Lanka 6 4 1 0 1 9 +2.582
Australia 6 4 1 0 1 9 +1.123
New Zealand 6 4 2 0 0 8 +1.135
Zimbabwe 6 2 4 0 0 4 +0.030
Canada 6 1 5 0 0 2 -1.987
Kenya 6 0 6 0 0 0 -3.042
Teams Mat Won Lost Tied N/R Pts Net RR
Group B
South Africa 6 5 1 0 0 10 +2.026
India 6 4 1 1 0 9 +0.900
England 6 3 2 1 0 7 +0.072
West Indies 6 3 3 0 0 6 +1.066
Bangladesh 6 3 3 0 0 6 -1.361
Ireland 6 2 4 0 0 4 -0.696
Netherlands 6 0 6 0 0 0 -2.045

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Travel

Cartoon: Encore, please

The western frontier

In the most dislocated city on the planet, The Whacker is the stuff of legend. By Andrew Miller

Poll

Has the 2011 World Cup salvaged the future of 50-over cricket?
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In The Year...

India win their second

Twenty-eight years after they first took the title, India do it again, this time at home

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