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The other March Madness: Fans react to World Cup cricket semifinal match between India and Pakistan

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A Pakistani prisoner, left, poses with an Indian prisoner during the Pakistan-India cricket match shown on television in Karachi's central jail in Pakistan on Wednesday, March 30. Pakistan and India are playing the semi final of the Cricket World Cup in Mohali, India.

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Pakistani spectators celebrate during the ICC Cricket World Cup semifinal between India and Pakistan, in Multan, Pakistan on March 30. Indian Prime Minister Manmohan Singh has invited his Pakistani counterpart Yusuf Raza Gilani to watch the game in Mohali, India. The move came as the two countries are struggling to revive formal peace talks stalled after the November 2008 terrorist attack in Mumbai which India claims was planned in Pakistan.

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Indians react as they watch the ICC World Cup cricket semifinal match between India and Pakistan, on a television set at a hair salon in New Delhi, India, Wednesday, March 30.

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Indian laborers listen to a commentary of the ICC Cricket World Cup semifinal match between India and Pakistan, on a radio in Allahabad, Wednesday, March 30.

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Indian supporters react as Yuvraj Singh is bowled out on the very first delivery he faced as they watch India take on Pakistan in the second semifinal of the Cricket World Cup at a bar in Chandigarh, India, Wednesday, March 30.

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Indians react as they watch on a television set the ICC World Cup cricket semifinal match between India and Pakistan, in New Delhi, India, Wednesday, March 30.

 Some really fun images coming in now as two nations share their passion for the game of cricket.

David Arnott posted an earlier piece on the preparations and politics behind the game here.

Also, here's a sports story about the matchup, and another story about the leaders of India and Pakistan enjoying the game together.