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    as more rains delays saw

    The World Cup final, shortened to 38 overs a side due to an almost three-hour rain-delayed start, failed to live up to its expectations of being a thriller as more rain delays saw Sri Lanka needing to score 269 runs in 36 overs to win their second title thanks to the Duckworth-Lewis system.

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    Re: as more rains delays saw

    [The World Cup final] failed to live up to its expectations of being a thriller as more rain delays saw Sri Lanka....

    The World Cup Final failed to be an exciting one because of the delays caused by the rain, which meant that Sri Lanka ....

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