The first match of the weekend was between Deepak Tanwar-led Maratha Yoddhas and Kuldeep Singh-led Bahubali Boxers in Group B
The Cedars, third in Group B
behind the already qualified Iran and Thailand, must win Wednesday and hope China can do them the good deed of defeating Iraq in their Group C encounter.
The group stage in the competition wraps up Sunday when the last two matches from Group B
But mathematically, Group B
is actually much easier.
Because Group B
had more money, its members always paid a lot more for items than Group A.
If the general rule of the proposed hedging regulations were applied retroactively to taxpayers in Group B
, the hedging identifications originally made for transition-period hedges would be effective, thereby validating the taxpayer's assumption about the application of the hedging rules to aggregate or net risk positions.
Giorgos Efrem's wonderful lob gave Apoel a surprise early lead at the Stade de Suisse in the reverse fixture but they were quickly pegged back before two second-half penalties, one scored via a rebound, made it a resounding win for the hosts and, in turn, blowing Group B
wide open once again.
With two-time reigning silver medalist Spain and rival Argentina leading off Group B
, Team USA shares Group A with Australia, China, France, Serbia, and Venezuela.
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Nejmeh will next play Syrian side Al-Jaish in Group B
Three-time champions Iran could also seal qualification for a 13th consecutive time with an away draw against Lebanon, whom they beat 5-0 at home in their Group B
Yuvraj Singh's all-round performance guided India to a five-wicket victory over Ireland in their World Cup Group B
match in Bangalore.