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Cricket World Cup 2019

Britain's Prime Minister Theresa May smiles as she stands with England cricket captain Eoin Morgan, members of the team and the trophy after England won the Cricket World Cup, outside Downing Street in London.

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England's Eoin Morgan, right, and teammates celebrate with the trophy at the Oval in London, one day after they won the Cricket World Cup in a final match against New Zealand.

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England's Eoin Morgan, centre, and teammates celebrate with the trophy at the Oval in London one day after they won the Cricket World Cup in a final match against New Zealand.

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New Zealand's captain Kane Williamson receives the runners-up trophy from former Indian cricketer Sachin Tendulkar after his team lost the Cricket World Cup final match between England and New Zealand at Lord's cricket ground in London, England.

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England's captain Eoin Morgan lifts the trophy after winning the Cricket World Cup final match between England and New Zealand at Lord's cricket ground in London, England. England won the Cricket World Cup for the first time in extraordinary circumstances, beating New Zealand by a tiebreaker of boundaries scored after the match was tied after regulation play and then the first Super Over in the tournament's history.

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England's Ben Stokes kicks his bat after being dismissed during the Cricket World Cup final match between England and New Zealand at Lord's cricket ground in London, England.

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New Zealand's James Neesham hits the ball in a super over after the scores finished tied at the end of the Cricket World Cup final match between England and New Zealand at Lord's cricket ground in London.

England players celebrate after winning the Cricket World Cup final match between England and New Zealand at Lord's cricket ground in London, Sunday, July 14, 2019. England won after a super over after the scores ended tied after 50 overs each.

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England's Ben Stokes celebrates after winning the Cricket World Cup final match between England and New Zealand at Lord's cricket ground in London, Sunday, July 14, 2019. England won after a super over after the scores ended tied after 50 overs each.

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England's Jos Buttler, center, runs out New Zealand's Martin Guptill to win the Cricket World Cup final match between England and New Zealand at Lord's cricket ground in London, Sunday, July 14, 2019. England won after a super over after the scores ended tied after 50 overs each.

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England's captain Eoin Morgan is sprayed with champagne as he raises the trophy after winning the Cricket World Cup final match between England and New Zealand at Lord's cricket ground in London, Sunday, July 14, 2019. England won after a super over after the scores ended tied after 50 overs each.

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England's captain Eoin Morgan raises the trophy after winning the Cricket World Cup final match between England and New Zealand at Lord's cricket ground in London, Sunday, July 14, 2019. England won after a super over after the scores ended tied after 50 overs each.

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England's captain Eoin Morgan lifts the trophy after winning the Cricket World Cup final match between England and New Zealand at Lord's cricket ground in London, England, Sunday, July 14, 2019. England won the Cricket World Cup for the first time in extraordinary circumstances, beating New Zealand by a tiebreaker of boundaries scored after the match was tied after regulation play and then the first Super Over in the tournament's history.

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England's Chris Woakes bowls to New Zealand's Martin Guptill during the Cricket World Cup final match between England and New Zealand at Lord's cricket ground in London.

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The teams walk out prior to the start of the Cricket World Cup final match between England and New Zealand at Lord's cricket ground in London.

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New Zealand's coach Gary Stead, centre, supervises a practice session ahead of the Cricket World Cup final match between England and New Zealand at Lord's cricket ground in London, England, Friday, July 12, 2019. The final takes place at Lord's on Sunday.

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New Zealand's captain Kane Williamson, right, high-fives his teammates during a practice session ahead of the Cricket World Cup final match between England and New Zealand at Lord's cricket ground in London, England

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New Zealand's Martin Guptill chats to New Zealand's coach Gary Stead during a practice session ahead of the Cricket World Cup final match between England and New Zealand at Lord's cricket ground in London, England. The final takes place at Lord's on Sunday.

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New Zealand's Henry Nicholls sits out an activity his teammates were taking part in during a practice session ahead of the Cricket World Cup final match between England and New Zealand at Lord's cricket ground in London, England. The final takes place at Lord's on Sunday.

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New Zealand's Ross Taylor, right, kicks a football next to New Zealand's captain Kane Williamson, left, during a practice session ahead of the Cricket World Cup final match between England and New Zealand at Lord's cricket ground in London. The final takes place at Lord's on Sunday.

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New Zealand's captain Kane Williamson chats with New Zealand's coach Gary Stead during a practice session ahead of the Cricket World Cup final match between England and New Zealand, at Lord's cricket ground in London. The final takes place at Lord's on Sunday.

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England won their semifinal clash by eight wickets, reaching 226-2 in 32.1 overs. They will face New Zealand at Lord's on July 14 at the final.

Eoin Morgan smashed 45 runs off 39 balls, packed with eight fours.

Joe Root and skipper Eoin Morgan sealed the game for England with some confident batting. Root made 49 runs off 46 balls (not out).

Mitchell Starc notched his 27th wicket of this World Cup edition, dismissing Jonny Bairstow, breaking fellow countryman Glenn McGrath record of most wickets in a single Cricket World Cup edition. McGrath had registered 26 wickets in his country's victorious campaign in the 2007 World Cup.

Opener Jason Roy got it going for England right from the start. He smashed a brilliant 85-run knock off 65 balls, packed with nine fours and five sixes. He got dismissed by Pat Cummins.

Mitchell Starc put in a good shift with the bat, hitting 29 runs off 36 balls, packed with a four and six. Australia set a a target of 224.

Jofra Archer scalped the crucial wicket of Glenn Maxwell, who could be lethal in dangerous situations.

Alex Carey tried adding some stability to his side's innings, but failed. He bowed out after making 46-runs in 70 balls. He was also hit on his chin by a Jofra Archer bouncer.

Steve Smith attempted a rebuilding process, smashing 85 off 119 deliveries. He was run out by Jos Buttler.

England got off to an excellent start with paceman Chris Woakes dismissing Australian opener David Warner, before that Jofra Archer had bowled out Aussie captain Aaron Finch.

England's batsman Jonny Bairstow takes off his cloves after successfully avoiding a run out attempt during the Cricket World Cup semi-final match between Australia and England at Edgbaston in Birmingham, England.

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Australia's captain Aaron Finch, middle, with teammates during the Cricket World Cup semi-final match between Australia and England at Edgbaston in Birmingham, England.

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Australia's Mitchell Starc appeals successfully for the wicket of England's Jonny Bairstow during the Cricket World Cup semi-final match between England and Australia at Edgbaston in Birmingham, England.

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Australian players gesture towards the umpire after England's Jason Roy was given out during the Cricket World Cup semi-final match between England and Australia at Edgbaston in Birmingham, England.

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England's captain Eoin Morgan evades a rising delivery during the Cricket World Cup semi-final match between England and Australia at Edgbaston in Birmingham, England.

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England's Jason Roy raises his bat to acknowledge the applause from the crowd as he leaves the field after losing his wicket during the Cricket World Cup semi-final match between England and Australia at Edgbaston in Birmingham, England.

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England's captain Eoin Morgan, left, hugs teammate Joe Root to celebrate their win over Australia in the Cricket World Cup semi-final match at Edgbaston in Birmingham, England.

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England's captain Eoin Morgan, left, celebrates with teammate Joe Root after winning the Cricket World Cup semi-final match between Australia and England at Edgbaston in Birmingham, England. England beat Australia by 8 wickets with 107 balls remaining.

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England's captain Eoin Morgan, left, shakes hands with Australia's captain Aaron Finch, right, after winning the Cricket World Cup semi-final match between England and Australia at Edgbaston in Birmingham, England.

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England's captain Eoin Morgan, right, hugs teammate Jason Roy to celebrate their win over Australia in the Cricket World Cup semi-final match at Edgbaston in Birmingham, England. On the left is Australia's Mitchell Starc.

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Australia's Alex Carey, left, talks to teammate Adam Zampa during a drinks break after he was hit off the bowling of England's Jofra Archer during the Cricket World Cup semi-final match between England and Australia at Edgbaston in Birmingham, England.

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Australia's batsman Alex Carey looks on after ducking a bouncer during the Cricket World Cup semi-final match between Australia and England at Edgbaston in Birmingham, England.

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Australia's Steve Smith, second left, reacts as England's Adil Rashid, center without cap, celebrates with teammates the dismissal of Australia's Marcus Stoinis during the Cricket World Cup semi-final match between England and Australia at Edgbaston in Birmingham, England.

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England's Adil Rashid appeals successfully for the wicket of Australia's Marcus Stoinis during the Cricket World Cup semi-final match between England and Australia at Edgbaston in Birmingham, England.

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England's Chris Woakes, left, celebrates the dismissal of Australia's David Warner, right, during the Cricket World Cup semi-final match between England and Australia at Edgbaston in Birmingham, England.

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England players celebrate the wicket of Australia's captain Aaron Finch, left, during the Cricket World Cup semifinal match between Australia and England at Edgbaston in Birmingham, England.

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England's Jofra Archer (22) and teammates celebrate the dismissal of Australia's captain Aaron Finch during the Cricket World Cup semi-final match between England and Australia at Edgbaston in Birmingham, England.

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India's Mahendra Singh Dhoni bats during the Cricket World Cup semifinal match between India and New Zealand at Old Trafford in Manchester.

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India's Ravindra Jadeja celebrates scoring fifty runs during the Cricket World Cup semi-final match between India and New Zealand at Old Trafford in Manchester, England.

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India's MS Dhoni reacts as he leaves the field after being dismissed by New Zealand's Martin Guptill during the Cricket World Cup semi-final match between India and New Zealand at Old Trafford in Manchester, England

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Indian cricketers greet each other after their team lost the Cricket World Cup semifinal match between India and New Zealand at Old Trafford in Manchester

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New Zealand's Matt Henry, center without cap, celebrates with teammates the dismissal of India's K.L. Rahul, left, during the Cricket World Cup semi-final match between India and New Zealand at Old Trafford in Manchester, England.

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India's Rishabh Pant bats during the Cricket World Cup semi-final match between India and New Zealand at Old Trafford in Manchester, England.

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India's Rohit Sharma reacts as he leaves the field after being dismissed by New Zealand's Matt Henry during the Cricket World Cup semi-final match between India and New Zealand at Old Trafford in Manchester, England.

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New Zealand's Matt Henry, without cap, celebrates with teammates after dismissing India's Rohit Sharma during the Cricket World Cup semifinal match between India and New Zealand at Old Trafford in Manchester.

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India's captain Virat Kohli, left, throws his bat in frustration after being dismissed by New Zealand's Trent Boult during the Cricket World Cup semi-final match between India and New Zealand at Old Trafford in Manchester, England.

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New Zealand's Trent Boult bowls during the Cricket World Cup semifinal match between India and New Zealand at Old Trafford in Manchester.

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People watch ICC Cricket World Cup semi-final match between India and New Zealand match on a screen at shopping mall, in Kolkata.

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India's captain Virat Kohli, second left, celebrates with teammates at the end of New Zealand innings during the Cricket World Cup semi-final match between India and New Zealand at Old Trafford in Manchester, England.

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New Zealand's Ross Taylor leaves the field after being dismissed during the Cricket World Cup semifinal match between India and New Zealand at Old Trafford in Manchester.

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New Zealand's Ross Taylor bats during the Cricket World Cup semifinal match between India and New Zealand at Old Trafford in Manchester.

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New Zealand's Tom Latham bats during the Cricket World Cup semi-final match between India and New Zealand at Old Trafford in Manchester, England.

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India's captain Virat Kohli gestures as he warms up for the Cricket World Cup semifinal match between India and New Zealand at Old Trafford in Manchester.

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An Indian fan displays a placard after the Cricket World Cup semi-final match between India and New Zealand was suspended for the day due to rains at Old Trafford in Manchester, England.

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Australia's Marcus Stoinis in action during the nets session at Edgbaston in Birmingham, England. Australia play England in their ODI Cricket World Cup Semi-final match on upcoming Thursday July 11.

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Indian supporters display portraits of U.S. President Donald Trump and Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi during the Cricket World Cup semi-final match between India and New Zealand at Old Trafford in Manchester, England.

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A handcuffed Sikh spectator reacts as he is taken away by cops during the Cricket World Cup semi-final match between India and New Zealand at Old Trafford in Manchester, England.

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A super sopper is used to remove water after rain stopped play during the Cricket World Cup semi-final match between India and New Zealand at Old Trafford in Manchester, England.

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A water removing machine works in the field during the Cricket World Cup semifinal match between India and New Zealand at Old Trafford in Manchester, England.

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India's Ravindra Jadeja, third left,, celebrates with teammates the dismissal of New Zealand's Henry Nicholls, right, during the Cricket World Cup semi-final match between India and New Zealand at Old Trafford in Manchester, England.

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New Zealand's captain Kane Williamson, right, raises his bat to celebrate scoring fifty runs during the Cricket World Cup semi-final match between India and New Zealand at Old Trafford in Manchester, England.

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New Zealand's Ross Taylor bats during the Cricket World Cup semifinal match between India and New Zealand at Old Trafford in Manchester, England.

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India's Bhuvneshwar Kumar, right, runs behind New Zealand's captain Kane Williamson to field the ball after bowling a delivery during the Cricket World Cup semi-final match between India and New Zealand at Old Trafford in Manchester, England.

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New Zealand's Henry Nicholls bats during the Cricket World Cup semi-final match between India and New Zealand at Old Trafford in Manchester, England.

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An Indian cricket fan cheers for his team before the start of the Cricket World Cup semifinal match between India and New Zealand at Old Trafford in Manchester, England.

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India's Jasprit Bumrah, without cap, celebrates with teammates the dismissal of New Zealand's Martin Guptill, right, during the Cricket World Cup semi-final match between India and New Zealand at Old Trafford in Manchester, England.

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India and New Zealand players stand for their national anthems before the start of the Cricket World Cup semi-final match between India and New Zealand at Old Trafford in Manchester, England.

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India's Bhuvneshwar Kumar, left, reacts after bowling a delivery to New Zealand's Martin Guptill, right, during the Cricket World Cup semi-final match between India and New Zealand at Old Trafford in Manchester, England.

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New Zealand's Martin Guptill bats during the Cricket World Cup semi-final match between India and New Zealand at Old Trafford in Manchester, England.

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India's captain Virat Kohli, right, and teammates listen to Bhuvneshwar Kumar, third left, before asking for a review for the wicket of New Zealand's Martin Guptill during the Cricket World Cup semi-final match between India and New Zealand at Old Trafford in Manchester, England.

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India's Bhuvneshwar Kumar makes an unsuccessful appeal for the dismissal of New Zealand's Martin Guptill during the Cricket World Cup semi-final match between India and New Zealand at Old Trafford in Manchester, England.

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India's Jasprit Bumrah, left, celebrates the dismissal of New Zealand's Martin Guptill, right, during the Cricket World Cup semi-final match between India and New Zealand at Old Trafford in Manchester, England.

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Indian supporters cheer for their team before the start of the Cricket World Cup semi-final match between India and New Zealand outside Old Trafford in Manchester, England.

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Indian supporters cheer for their team before the start of the Cricket World Cup semi-final match between India and New Zealand outside Old Trafford in Manchester, England.

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New Zealand's Tim Southee leaves their dressing room to attend a training session ahead of their Cricket World Cup semifinal match against India at Old Trafford in Manchester, England.

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New Zealand's captain Kane Williamson performs stretching exercises during a training session ahead of their Cricket World Cup semifinal match against India at Old Trafford in Manchester, England.

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New Zealand's Lockie Ferguson, left, and Tim Southee share a laugh during a training session ahead of their Cricket World Cup semifinal match against India at Old Trafford in Manchester, England.

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India's K.L. Rahul runs during a training session ahead of their Cricket World Cup semifinal match against New Zealand at Old Trafford in Manchester, England.

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India's Dinesh Karthik bats in the nets during a training session ahead of their Cricket World Cup semifinal match against New Zealand at Old Trafford in Manchester, England.

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India's Mohammed Shami, left, shares a light moment with team physiotherapist Patrick Farhart during a training session ahead of their Cricket World Cup semifinal match against New Zealand at Old Trafford in Manchester, England.

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India's MS Dhoni leaves after batting in the nets during a training session ahead of their Cricket World Cup semifinal match against New Zealand at Old Trafford in Manchester, England.

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India's captain Virat Kohli, left, interviews teammate Rohit Sharma after their win in the Cricket World Cup match between India and Sri Lanka at Headingley in Leeds, England.

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An aircraft tows a banner which reads "Justice for Kashmir" as it flies over the venue of the Cricket World Cup match between India and Sri Lanka at Headingley in Leeds, England.

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An aircraft tows a banner which reads "Help end mob lynching in India" as it flies over the venue of the Cricket World Cup match between India and Sri Lanka at Headingley in Leeds, England.

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Ritika Sajdeh, left, wife of India's Rohit Sharma and Anushka Sharma, right, wife of India's captain VIrat Kohli watch the Cricket World Cup match between India and Sri Lanka at Headingley in Leeds, England.

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India's captain Virat Kohli bats during the Cricket World Cup match between India and Sri Lanka at Headingley in Leeds, England.

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India's Rohit Sharma celebrates after scoring a century during the Cricket World Cup match between India and Sri Lanka at Headingley in Leeds, England.

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Sri Lanka's Lasith Malinga, center, celebrates with teammates after the dismissal of India's K.L. Rahul during the Cricket World Cup match between India and Sri Lanka at Headingley in Leeds, England.

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India's K.L. Rahul raises his bat and bows to teammate Rohit Sharma, right, as the latter celebrates scoring a century during the Cricket World Cup match between India and Sri Lanka at Headingley in Leeds, England.

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