Mohali: It is being labelled as the grand finale before the actual World Cup final. The electrifying mood here before the 'mother of all clashes' - the India-Pakistan semi-final March 30 - sums it all.
Common people, cricket lovers, media and even prominent political figures on both sides of the international border are making a last-minute dash to wangle passes as tickets have been sold out.
In Image: March 26, 2011, Mohali: In this collage image (L) Indian cricketer Sachin Tendulkar gestures as he arrives at the team hotel in Mohali and right, Pakistan's captain Shahid Afridi, left, jumps during a training session with his team
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