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World Cup: What India's demigod cricketers can learn from South Africa
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World Cup: What India's demigod cricketers can learn from South Africa

AB and his team may have lost the World Cup — but their gratitude for the support they received wasn't just limited to a post-match 'thanks for the support' quote

New Zealand's emotional semifinal win won't give them an edge over India or Australia
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New Zealand's emotional semifinal win won't give them an edge over India or Australia

Listen to the podcast above for Subash Jayaraman's prediction of the final and what the Australians think of New Zealand's performances.

World Cup: New Zealand vs South Africa semi-final showed brutal yet beautiful side of cricket
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World Cup: New Zealand vs South Africa semi-final showed brutal yet beautiful side of cricket

Cricket can deliver a swift cruel shift in fortunes. It provides promises of everlasting glory and endless sorrow.

Born in South Africa, hero for New Zealand: Grant Elliott on the winning six and feeling sorry for Steyn
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Born in South Africa, hero for New Zealand: Grant Elliott on the winning six and feeling sorry for Steyn

Grant Elliott was speaking with the media after New Zealand's thrilling win over South Africa in the World Cup semifinal.

Hopefully we've got one more game, one more big fairytale finish for Vettori: McCullum
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Hopefully we've got one more game, one more big fairytale finish for Vettori: McCullum

Brendon McCullum on Wednesday conceded Daniel Vettori had probably played his last international innings on home soil, saying New Zealand were intent on giving the veteran a fairytale send-off in the World Cup final.

Seventh time lucky: Kiwis finally break World Cup semifinal jinx
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Seventh time lucky: Kiwis finally break World Cup semifinal jinx

Here's a look back at New Zealand's World Cup semi-final history.

World Cup 2015: The three key errors that made South Africa suffer against New Zealand
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World Cup 2015: The three key errors that made South Africa suffer against New Zealand

When they look back at how New Zealand chased down a ran-revised target of 298 in 43 overs, South Africa may well rue three key fielding errors.

Hurt and gutted but no regrets: AB de Villiers on South Africa's exit from World Cup
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Hurt and gutted but no regrets: AB de Villiers on South Africa's exit from World Cup

AB de Villiers was speaking with the media after South Africa's loss to New Zealand in the World Cup semifinal.

From SCG in 1992 to Auckland in 2015: South Africa's heartbreaking World Cup semifinal losses
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From SCG in 1992 to Auckland in 2015: South Africa's heartbreaking World Cup semifinal losses

South Africa's four-wicket defeat by New Zealand at Auckland's Eden Park was their fourth loss in as many World Cup semi-finals

World Cup: Heartbreak for South Africa again as Elliott six takes New Zealand to historic final
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World Cup: Heartbreak for South Africa again as Elliott six takes New Zealand to historic final

Elliott smashed Dale Steyn into the stands as the South African native hit an undefeated 84 to earn a place in Sunday's title match in Melbourne.

World Cup: Emotions run wild in epic semifinal between New Zealand and South Africa
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World Cup: Emotions run wild in epic semifinal between New Zealand and South Africa

Images from the epic World Cup semifinal between New Zealand and South Africa.

New Zealand vs South Africa Tweet report: 'Team with more CSK players won, right?'
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New Zealand vs South Africa Tweet report: 'Team with more CSK players won, right?'

Grant Elliott struck a six from the penultimate ball for New Zealand to beat South Africa by four wickets in a cliffhanger and reach its first Cricket World Cup final on Tuesday.

World Cup, New Zealand vs South Africa as it happened: Ice-cool Elliott powers Kiwis into first ever final
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World Cup, New Zealand vs South Africa as it happened: Ice-cool Elliott powers Kiwis into first ever final

Live scores and updates as New Zealand take on South Africa in the World Cup semifinal.

World Cup: In a batsmen-friendly tournament, semi-finalists thrive on bowling
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World Cup: In a batsmen-friendly tournament, semi-finalists thrive on bowling

in this tournament, there has been no room for a bowling middle class. Teams are either rich or poor.

Go out there and express yourselves: McCullum's message to his troops ahead of semifinal
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Go out there and express yourselves: McCullum's message to his troops ahead of semifinal

For us to compete against big teams on a regular basis, we need to remain true to our style, says New Zealand captain.

World Cup: AB de Villiers 'expecting the unexpected' against New Zealand
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World Cup: AB de Villiers 'expecting the unexpected' against New Zealand

We've been through a lot of hardship in the past with our World Cup games, but we feel very fresh now, says South Africa captain

World Cup semifinal: Things to know for New Zealand-South Africa clash
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World Cup semifinal: Things to know for New Zealand-South Africa clash

New Zealand and South Africa meet in the semifinals of the Cricket World Cup on Tuesday, with both teams bidding to reach the final for the first time.

World Cup semis: Guptill, not history counts for New Zealand, says McCullum
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World Cup semis: Guptill, not history counts for New Zealand, says McCullum

Martin Guptill's double ton was the fillip New Zealand needed heading into their World Cup semi-final against South Africa, according to captain Brendon McCullum.

All you need to know about New Zealand vs South Africa World Cup semi-final
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All you need to know about New Zealand vs South Africa World Cup semi-final

Four years after it was meant to happen, two of the world's most bitter sporting rivals -- New Zealand and South Africa -- will face off in a World Cup semi-final at Eden Park.

World Cup: Eden Park no run-scoring paradise, says Grant Elliott
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World Cup: Eden Park no run-scoring paradise, says Grant Elliott

As the Cricket World Cup semifinal between New Zealand and South Africa at Eden Park approaches, talk inevitably turns to what seems a perfect storm of scoring possibilities — big hitters and short boundaries.