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Randiv replaces injured Mathews

Randiv replaces injured Mathews

Sri Lanka have called off-spinner Suraj Randiv into their squad in place of injured all-rounder Angelo Mathews for the World Cup final against India.

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Bayliss expects Murali to feature

Bayliss expects Murali to feature

Sri Lanka coach Trevor Bayliss is confident Muttiah Muralitharan will play in Saturday’s World Cup final against India, despite concerns over his fitness.

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Vaas and Randiv on standby

Vaas and Randiv on standby

Sri Lanka are to fly out veteran all-rounder Chaminda Vaas and spinner Suraj Randiv as cover ahead of the World Cup final amid injury concerns over Muttiah Muralitharan and Angelo Mathews.

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Dhoni in dreamland

Dhoni in dreamland

Justin Goulding

Captain Mahendra Singh Dhoni turned his attention towards a “dream” World Cup final after India beat Pakistan by 29 runs. They successfully defended a total of 260 for nine under the Mohali floodlights.

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India secure final berth

India secure final berth

Chris Devine

India will take on fellow co-hosts Sri Lanka in the World Cup final after they overcame arch rivals Pakistan by 29 runs in an eventful match in Mohali.

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Mathews: I was always confident

Mathews: I was always confident

Angelo Mathews never doubted Sri Lanka would get over the line in their World Cup semi-final against New Zealand in Colombo. "I always thought we were going to win," insisted the all-rounder.

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Sri Lanka overcome brave Black Caps

Sri Lanka overcome brave Black Caps

Chris Devine

Sri Lanka survived a late scare to book their place in Saturday’s World Cup final with a five-wicket win over New Zealand at the R Premadasa Stadium.

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Don't believe the hype - Dhoni

Don't believe the hype - Dhoni

India captain Mahendra Singh Dhoni has ordered his players to ignore the hype surrounding Wednesday's World Cup clash with Pakistan and focus on securing a place in Saturday's final.

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Sangakkara: We must focus

Sangakkara: We must focus

Sri Lanka captain Kumar Sangakkara insists his side will not be affected by complacency ahead of their World Cup semi-final clash against New Zealand following a 10-wicket win over England.

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Flower promises considered approach

Flower promises considered approach

Andy Flower has revealed England will take time to examine the reasons behind their World Cup exit. The squad flew home on Sunday following their quarter-final defeat to Sri Lanka in Colombo.

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