In what was billed 'the mother of all clashes', India scrapped past old-rivals Pakistan in a see-saw semi-final encounter and will face Sri Lanka in the finals of the Cricket World Cup 2011.
At the end of it all, one can reflect on a scrappy, but evenly-contested final which was won by the more composed team. India's veteran Sachin Tendulkar scored 85 vitals runs after being dropped four times and was named man of the match while Pakistan's young pacer Wahab Riaz's five-wicket haul went in vain as Pakistani batsmen fell short in their chase by 29 runs.
India will face neighbors Sri Lanka on 2 April in Mumbai's Wankhede Stadium.
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