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Dhoni gets Rs.2 crore, Delhi players Rs.1 crore each
New Delhi, April 3 (IANS) The Delhi government Sunday announced cash rewards of Rs.2 crore for Indian captain Mahendra Singh Dhoni and Rs.1 crore each for the four Delhi players in the World Cup winning squad -- Gautam Gambhir, Virender Sehwag, Ashish Nehra and Virat Kohli.

Sunday, April 03, 2011 4:15:07 PM

Euphoric fans throng Gambhir's Delhi home
New Delhi, April 3 (IANS) A day after India clinched the World Cup, fans thronged outside ace batsman Gautam Gambhir's home in central Delhi Sunday to congratulate his family. Gambhir had played the role of a sheet anchor and made a brave 97 in the final against Sri Lanka.

Sunday, April 03, 2011 3:41:48 PM

US ambassador congratulates India
New Delhi, April 3 (IANS) US Ambassador to India Timothy J. Roemer Sunday congratulated India on its cricket World Cup victory over Sri Lanka and said he was proud to watch the two nation's cricketers put up a truly spectacular show.

Sunday, April 03, 2011 2:04:06 PM

President to meet, congratulate Indian cricket team
Mumbai, April 3 (IANS) President Pratibha Patil, who enjoyed the exciting cricket World Cup final along with Sri Lankan President M. Rajapaksa, will Sunday meet and congratulate the victorious Indian cricket team.

Sunday, April 03, 2011 1:49:45 PM

Delhi players, Dhoni to get more cash awards
New Delhi, April 3 (IANS) The Delhi government Sunday announced cash rewards for Indian captain Mahendra Singh Dhoni and four Delhi players in the World Cup winning squad -- Gautam Gambhir, Virender Sehwag, Ashish Nehra and Virat Kohli.

Sunday, April 03, 2011 1:31:19 PM

World Cup party continues in Kolkata
Kolkata, April 3 (IANS) The Saturday night fever in Kolkata after Team India's cricket World Cup triumph stretched to Sunday morning as motorcycle borne youngsters roamed the streets, waving the Indian flag, and people crowded tea stalls and street corners, animatedly discussing the heroic feat of the Men in Blue.

Sunday, April 03, 2011 1:25:28 PM

World Cup win festivity continues Sunday
New Delhi, April 3 (IANS) After a night of fireworks, dancing and loud cheering, the World Cup win ecstasy continued Sunday with Delhiites determined to take the celebrations to another level. One night is not enough to fete India's win, as many said.

Sunday, April 03, 2011 11:54:27 AM

Night-long celebrations in Andhra Pradesh
Hyderabad, April 3 (IANS) It was Saturday night fever across Andhra Pradesh as cricket fans spent the whole night celebrating India's win in the World Cup finals.

Sunday, April 03, 2011 11:24:57 AM

Jaywardene's century, first for a losing cause in World cup final
Mumbai, April 3 (IANS) If ever a century deserved to win the World Cup, it was Mahela Jayawardene's classic 103 in the final against India at the Wankhede Stadium here Saturday. Unfortunately, his hundred has become the first one in a losing cause at a World Cup final.

Sunday, April 03, 2011 3:01:08 AM

Confident Dhoni fashions India's World Cup triumph
Mumbai, April 3 (IANS) Mahendra Singh Dhoni has climbed the ladder of success with rapid strides, first as a player and then as the Indian cricket captain. After winning the World Twenty20 and guiding India to the top of the Test table, the effervescent Dhoni Saturday night led India to World Cup glory.

Sunday, April 03, 2011 2:52:37 AM

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