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Saturday, February 23, 2013

List of ICC Cricket World Cup Finals| Winners


List of ICC Cricket World Cup Finals

History
The ICC Cricket World Cup is the showpiece event of the cricket calendar and takes place every four years, with matches contested in a 50 overs per side format. There have been ten events so far, with the first tournament taking place in England in 1975. The last ICC Cricket World Cup took place in 2011 in which was won by India, who hosted the tournament along with Bangladesh and Sri Lanka. Other winners of the event include Australia (1987, 1999, 2003, 2007), West Indies (1975, 1979), India (1983), Pakistan (1992) and Sri Lanka (1996). The next ICC Cricket World Cup will be staged in Australia and New Zealand in 2015.

Winners List & Other Details
Year
Winner
Runner Up
Host Nation
Final Venue
1975
West Indies
Australia
England
Lord's, London
1979
West Indies
England
England
Lord's, London
1983
India
West Indies
England
Lord's, London
1987
Australia
England
India, Pakistan
Eden Gardens, Kolkata, India
1992
Pakistan
England
Australia, New Zealand
MCG, Melbourne, Australia
1996
Sri Lanka
Australia
India, Pakistan, Sri Lanka
Gaddafi Stadium, Lahore, Pakistan
1999
Australia
Pakistan
England
Lord's, London
2003
Australia
India
Kenya, South Africa, Zimbabwe
Wanderers, Johannesburg, South Africa
2007
Australia
Sri Lanka
West Indies
Kensington Oval, Bridgetown
2011
India
Sri Lanka
Bangladesh, India, Sri Lanka
Wankhede Stadium, Mumbai, India

Result by Country
National Team
Final appearances
Winners
Runners up
Years Won
Australia
6
4
2
1987, 1999, 2003, 2007
India
3
2
1
1983, 2011
West Indies
3
2
1
1975, 1979
Sri Lanka
3
1
2
1996
Pakistan
2
1
1
1992
England
3
0
3
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