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ICC Champions Trophy 2013 Results: India Are Champions After Stunning England in Thrilling Final

For hours and hours every single cricket fan waited, and waited and then waited some more time to actually see some action. Finally, nearly six hours after the match was originally scheduled to start, the partisan Indian crowd at Edgbaston - yes at Edgbaston slam bang in the middle of England -- got to witness a thriller, with India sensationally coming up trumps to break England hearts and clinch the ICC Champions Trophy 2013. Jun 24, 2013
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Arsenal Transfer News: Wayne Rooney Turns Gunners' Key Target

With just 10 days to go before the summer transfer windows opens on 1 July, speculations on Manchester United striker Wayne Rooney joining Arsenal have gained grounds again with Emirates shareholder Alisher Usmanov expressing his wish to sign him. Jun 21, 2013
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How Indian Cricket Evolved from Shadows of Biggies Like Sachin Tendulkar and Rahul Dravid

Indian cricket was so dependent on big names like Sachin Tendulkar, Rahul Dravid, Saurav Ganguly and VVS Laxman at one point of time, that most people became sceptical of the team's fate when they hang up their boots. The retirement of Dravid and Tendulkar in quick successions was a big blow to the confidence of the team but it took form sooner than most expected. Jun 21, 2013
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ICC Champions Trophy 2013 Results: India Crush Sri Lanka to Setup Final with England

India have been the dominant side in the ICC Champions Trophy 2013 by a country mile. On Thursday, against Sri Lanka in the semifinals in Cardiff, they were scaringly ruthless again, not giving their neighbours the slightest of sniffs en route to an eight-wicket win. India now face hosts England in the finals of the Champions Trophy at Edgbaston on Sunday, in what promises to be a cracker of a contest. Jun 20, 2013
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ICC Champions Trophy 2013 Results: South Africa Fail to Shed Chokers Tag as England Cruise Into Final

Don't utter the 'C' word, because we are certainly not that, said South Africa prior to the semifinal of the ICC Champions Trophy at The Oval against England. Well, after all was said and done, it will be rather difficult to justify that claim. South Africa, unfortunately, again, choked royally in a major knockout game, with their batsmen failing miserably to hand England the easiest of seven-wicket wins. Jun 19, 2013
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ICC Champions Trophy 2013: India Favourites to Lift Final Trophy

The International Cricket Council (ICC) Champions Trophy 2013, which began on 6 June, is set to enter the knockout stage wherein the top two performers of Group A and Group B met to find a place for the final on Sunday. The top performing teams will now enter the most crucial part of the tournament, and it can be anybody's game, but going by their performance this season, India clearly emerge as the favourite to win the trophy. Jun 18, 2013