If the ODI World Cup of 2011 was overshadowed by IPL4 and that led to all the fatigue and
scheduling controversy, then IPL9 couldn't have come at a better time. The close semi-final
defeat in the T20 World Cup is still fresh on every Indian fan's mind.
By Sunil Rajguru
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