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India defeats Sri Lanka at 2014 Blind Cricket World Cup

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Yesterday in Cape Town, South Africa, the India men’s national blind cricket team defeated Sri Lanka in their semifinal match at the 2014 Blind Cricket World Cup at the Western Province Cricket Club.


India won by 134 runs with a final score of 407 (40) to 273/9 (40). They are now set to meet Pakistan in the final. The Sri Lankan side included Chaminda Pushpakumara on their roster.

In other things going on yesterday, the Australian side took a helicopter ride over Cape Town. They had a free day after losing to England. Pakistan defeated England in their semifinal game to qualify for the final in a game that is currently underway.

Laura Hale
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Laura Hale is a sport journalist, specializing in Paralympic and disability sport news. Prior to helping found ParaSport-News, she spent two and a half years working as a journalist on Wikinews, a citizen journalism site. As a journalist, she has covered the 2012 Summer Paralympics in London, the 2013 IPC Alpine Skiing World Championships in La Molina, the 2014 Winter Paralympics in Sochi, and a number of other sporting events. She has additional experience with Paralympic sport having worked as a Wikipedian in Residence for the Australian and Spanish Paralympic Committees. She has a PhD in Communications from the University of Canberra.

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