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Eight teams from six countries — West Indies, England, Pakistan, Sri Lanka, Australia and India — are participating in the tournament © AFP (Representational picture)

New Delhi: Oct 13, 2013

The 4th Lawyers Cricket World Cup was inaugurated in a ceremony attended by several senior advocates, sportspersons and cricketers at the Jamia Milia Islamia University.

Eight teams from six countries — West Indies, England, Pakistan, Sri Lanka, Australia and India — are participating in the tournament.

Two team each from Sri Lanka and Australia are taking part in the tournament which will continue till October 22.

Sri Lanka’s World Cup-winning captain Arjuna Ranatunga, who is currently a Member of Sri Lankan Parliament, and Jamia Milia Islamia University Vice-Chancellor S M Sajid were also present on the occasion.