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Heartbreak and wild celebration: India wins World Cup cricket title

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A dejected Sri Lankan cricket fan cries during a telecast of the Cricket World Cup final match between Sri Lanka and India, in Colombo on Saturday, April 2. India defeated Sri Lanka by six wickets to win the 2011 World Cup.

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Sri Lankan cricket fans watch on a giant screen the Cricket World Cup final match between Sri Lanka and India, in Colombo on Saturday.

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Indian cricket fans ride on an Ambassador car as they celebrate their team's win over Sri Lanka in the Cricket World Cup in Kolkata, India, on Saturday.

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Indian cricket supporters celebrate in Calcutta on Saturday after India beat Sri Lanka in the ICC World Cup final match.

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Indian cricket fans celebrate their team's win over Sri Lanka in the Cricket World Cup in Kolkata on Saturday.

 Full story from NBC Sports: India wins first World Cup cricket title since '83