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The defeat means that Dravid's men have only one win from three games in the group phase.Top two teams from each of the four groups advance to the Super Eight stage.
What does `group phase' mean in this context?
Please explain it.
In the World Cup series, there are various stages - Group Stage, Super Eight, Semi Final, Final.
The group stage means that all the teams playing were in 4 groups; all the teams in each group played each other. This was the "group phase".
ICC Cricket World Cup 2007: Schedule - this gives the schedule which shows you how it operates.