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Australia storms to victory

By Susie East

Published 1139 GMT (1939 HKT) March 26, 2015
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Australia are set to meet New Zealand in the ICC Cricket World Cup final after beating India by 95 in the semifinal in Sydney. Mark Kolbe/Getty Images
India got off to a good start, Mohit Sharma celebrating after dismissing the Australian captain Michael Clarke. SAEED KHAN/AFP/Getty Images
But it wasn't all happy viewing for India's legions of fans -- pictured here watching the live broadcast at a tea stall in the Indian town of Amritsar. NARINDER NANU/AFP/Getty Images
It was the Aussie's day -- backed by an army of kangaroo toting fans, the crowd rejoiced after Mitchell Johnson took the wicket of Rohit Sharma. Mark Kolbe/Getty Images
According to the ICC website India were the trending team on Twitter with over 11.5 million tweets sent during the match. Daniel Munoz/Getty Images
India never looked close to chasing down its target of 329 and surrendered the title it won on home soil in 2011. PETER PARKS/AFP/Getty Images
Australia now has a chance to regain the title it held between 1999 and 2011, when it faces fellow hosts New Zealand in Sunday's final in Melbourne. WILLIAM WEST/AFP/Getty Images