Cricket World Cup
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1st World Cup :
The first world cup was
2nd World Cup :
In the year of 1979 the 2nd world cup take place again at England where 8 nations participated and again it was the might WestIndies who claimed the victory by defeating the host by by 92 runs in the final.
3rd World Cup :
In the year 1983 the third consecutive world cup was hosted by an England and this it was an Indians who claimed the trophy by defeating the reigning Champions WestIndies by 43 runs in the final in the captaincy of the great Kapil Dev.
4th World Cup :
In 1987 the Asian giants Pakistan and India hosted the tournament. It was in fact the first time the tournament was shifted outside the England.It was the first time the game get reduced to 50 overs per side.This time it was Aussies that won the champion ship by defeating the England by 7 runs in the final.
5th World Cup :
In 1992 the 5th International Worldcup was held in Australia which is being hosted collectively by New Zeland and Australia. The final was played between the Pakistan and the England and England got defeated again in the finals and Pakistan became the champions.
6th World Cup :
In 1996 the 6th world cup was held at Subcontinent which was hosted by India Pakistan Bangladesh and Srilanka.The final was played between Australia and Srilanka at Karachi and was won by the Srilankans.
7th World Cup :
In 1999 the 7th worldcup took place at England some of the matches were also played at Netherlands, Ireland and Wales the final was played between the Australia and Pakistan where Aussie defeated the Pakistan dreadfully by 8 wickets Pakistan was bundled out by scoring only 132 runs which were chased down by Australia in less than 20 overs to claim the victory.
8th World Cup :
The 8th worldcup was held in Africa in the year 2003 which was hosted by South Africa,Zimbabwe and Kenya, it was the first that any non test playing nation reached the semi-finals as kenya played the semifinals against India and expectedly got beaten by them.The final match was played between India and Australia and Australia scored the record 360 runs in the final and beaten India easily by 125 runs and clinch the trophy again.
9th World Cup :
In 2007 the 9th version of the WC took place and this it was hosted by the Windies . This time the
10th World Cup :
The 10th Worldcup was held in 2011 and was hosted by India,Bangladesh and Srilanka as Pakistan was stripped out of the hosting due to the terrorism in their country . It was an amazing event as
11th World Cup :
The 11th worldcup was held in 2105 at New Zeland and Australia and this time 14 teams participated in the battle and the Aussies comes out to be the victorious.