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Harbhajan takes second wicket for India
Mumbai, April 2 (IANS) Harbhajan Singh dismissed dangerous Sri Lankan opener Tillakaratne Dilshan (33) for India's second wicket in the World up final at the Wankhede Stadium here Saturday.

Saturday, April 02, 2011 4:08:54 PM

Billion hearts, one dream: India prays for encore
New Delhi, April 2 (IANS) It isn't quite war this time. With three days to recoup from the spent emotions of Mohali, a cheerful and excited India Saturday was in the mood for a solid good game of cricket, hoping their team would repeat its World Cup feat of 1983, this time against Sri Lanka.

Saturday, April 02, 2011 3:50:27 PM

India keep Sri Lanka in check in first 10 overs
Mumbai, April 2 (IANS) Seasoned seamer Zaheer Khan led India to a sound start by maintaining a steady line and length and provided the early breakthrough by dismissing Upul Tharanga (2) in the World Cup final against Sri Lanka here Saturday.

Saturday, April 02, 2011 3:50:09 PM

Sangakkara wins the re-toss
Mumbai, April 2 (IANS) The toss before the World Cup final had to be gone through all over again as there was confusion as to what the call was at the noisy Wankhede Stadium. Match referee Jeff Crowe obviously did not hear Sri Lankan captain Kumar Sangakkara's as his Indian counterpart Mahendra Singh Dhoni tossed the coin up.

Saturday, April 02, 2011 3:17:43 PM

Deserted roads, packed pubs as Bangalore watches cricket
Bangalore, April 2 (IANS) Near-empty shopping complexes and malls, virtually deserted roads but packed pubs and clubs was the scene in Bangalore and major towns across Karnataka as the India-Sri Lanka cricket World Cup final began Saturday.

Saturday, April 02, 2011 2:43:00 PM

Stars help Karnataka students watch World Cup climax
Bangalore, April 2 (IANS) Women in several parts of Karnataka offered special prayers, die-hard fans broke coconuts and astrologers studied star alignments -- all for India's victory in the cricket World Cup final Saturday. But it has to be the state's around 875,000 Class 10 students who must be feeling the luckiest.

Saturday, April 02, 2011 2:17:52 PM

Sri Lanka win toss, to bat against India
Mumbai, April 2 (IANS) Sri Lanka skipper Kumar Sangakkara won the toss and decided to bat against India in the World Cup final at the Wankhede Stadium here Saturday.

Saturday, April 02, 2011 2:14:53 PM

Pitch will help seamers in the first 10 overs: Ganguly
Mumbai, April 2 (IANS) The Wankhede wicket will initially help the seamers in the India-Sri Lanka World Cup final here Saturday before the spinners come into play as the match progresses, says former India captain Sourav Ganguly in his pitch report.

Saturday, April 02, 2011 2:09:46 PM

Tourist hotspots deserted, thanks to World Cup final
Mumbai, April 2 (IANS) All top tourist hotspots in this city remained deserted since Saturday morning as it hosts the World Cup final between India and Sri Lanka.

Saturday, April 02, 2011 2:03:12 PM

Taufel hopes for a controversy free World Cup final
Mumbai, April 2 (IANS) Australian umpire Simon Taufel Saturday hoped that the World Cup final between India and Sri Lanka will be remembered for the quality of cricket on the field.

Saturday, April 02, 2011 2:02:20 PM

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