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IPL kicks off in South Africa in style

Updated: February 28, 2015, 9:01 AM IST
Fireworks explode during the opening ceremony of the second edition of the Indian Premier League (IPL) five-week tournament at The Newlands Cricket Stadium in Cape Town on April 18, 2009. (AFP Photo)
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Fireworks explode during the opening ceremony of the second edition of the Indian Premier League (IPL) five-week tournament at The Newlands Cricket Stadium in Cape Town on April 18, 2009. (AFP Photo)

South African artists perform during the opening ceremony of the Indian Premier League (IPL) five-week tournament at The Newlands Cricket Stadium in Cape Town on April 18, 2009. (AFP Photo)
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South African artists perform during the opening ceremony of the Indian Premier League (IPL) five-week tournament at The Newlands Cricket Stadium in Cape Town on April 18, 2009. (AFP Photo)

South African artists perform during the opening ceremony of the Indian Premier League (IPL) five-week tournament at The Newlands Cricket Stadium in Cape Town on April 18, 2009. (AFP Photo)
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South African artists perform during the opening ceremony of the Indian Premier League (IPL) five-week tournament at The Newlands Cricket Stadium in Cape Town on April 18, 2009. (AFP Photo)

South African artists perform during the opening ceremony of the Indian Premier League (IPL) five-week tournament at The Newlands Cricket Stadium in Cape Town on April 18, 2009. (AFP Photo)
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South African artists perform during the opening ceremony of the Indian Premier League (IPL) five-week tournament at The Newlands Cricket Stadium in Cape Town on April 18, 2009. (AFP Photo)

South African artists perform during the opening ceremony of the Indian Premier League (IPL) five-week tournament at The Newlands Cricket Stadium in Cape Town on April 18, 2009. (AFP Photo)
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South African artists perform during the opening ceremony of the Indian Premier League (IPL) five-week tournament at The Newlands Cricket Stadium in Cape Town on April 18, 2009. (AFP Photo)

South African artists perform during the opening ceremony of the Indian Premier League (IPL) five-week tournament at The Newlands Cricket Stadium in Cape Town on April 18, 2009. (AFP Photo)
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South African artists perform during the opening ceremony of the Indian Premier League (IPL) five-week tournament at The Newlands Cricket Stadium in Cape Town on April 18, 2009. (AFP Photo)

Team Rankings

RankTeamPointsRating
1 India 5313 121
2 South Africa 4484 115
3 Australia 4174 104
4 New Zealand 3489 100
5 England 4829 99
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