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Super Six Played Won Lost NR Tied Points NRR Place
India 5 1 4 - - 2 -0.153 6th

World Cup boosts television sales in India by 83 percent

BOMBAY, June 21 (AFP) - The cricket World Cup boosted sales of colour televisions in India by 83 percent in May when the tournament began, industry officials said Monday.

``Sales have been better than expected. The industry is happy,'' said K.S. Raman, spokesman at the industry association Consumer Electronics and TV Manufacturers Association (CETMA). [More]

  • India bow out of the World Cup with a five wicket loss to New Zealand at Nottingham [Scorecard]
  • Prasad's five-wicket haul gains India a 47 run victory over Pakistan at Manchester [Scorecard]
  • India go down to a heavy defeat to Australia in their first Super Six match despite Jadeja's century. [Scorecard | [Report]
  • India advance to the Super Six, and eliminate the hosts with a resounding victory at Edgbaston. [Live Scorecard]
  • Ganguly, Dravid and Singh India's heroes as they thrash Sri Lanka at Taunton. [Scorecard | Report]
  • Centuries to Tendulkar and Dravid set the platform for an easy 94 run win over Kenya at Bristol [Scorecard]
  • Olonga Zimbabwe's hero in a thrilling finish as they upset India [Scorecard | Report]
  • India come off worst in a high scoring match at Hove in their opener against South Africa [Scorecard]

Did you know that out of India's top ten highest world cup totals, four have been against Australia? Find out about this and more in our India's World Cup Records.

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