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List of Winners, year, venue, winner."A history of the Cricket World Cup from 1975 to 2007".Australia "contributed to their own destruction" in an innings gifts for girls 6 10 with five run outs, and the West Indies were crowned the first cricket world champions, winning by 17 runs.Scoring 91 runs in their final 10 overs, 34 Sri Lanka's innings ended on 274/6, Mahela Jayawardene top-scoring with an unbeaten 103.Sri Lanka won by, england, australia, pakistan, australia won by, south Africa, australia.It was also the first time that the team batting second emerged victorious.Chennai: The Hindu Group.Australia, who beat their co-hosts, new Zealand.14 Four years later, the West Indies qualified for the final, this time facing England, hosted at Lord's for the second consecutive tournament.Retrieved "Mumbai now also becomes cricket capital".
17 Lord's re-hosted the third World Cup final in June 1983, and was West Indies' third consecutive final.
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"The Prudential World Cup Final, 1975".1, it is contested by the men's national teams of the members of the.32 In reply, Sanath Jayasuriya and Kumar Sangakkara accumulated 116 runs for the second wicket, but with Chamara Silva the only other batsman to score over 20, Sri Lanka capitulated.Retrieved b c "ICC World Cup Final 2006/07".The current trophy was instituted in 1999.Retrieved Vatsyayana, Manoj (14 February 2011).Retrieved b "Statistics / Statsguru / One-Day Internationals / Partnership records".Though an associate member is yet to reach the final, Kenya did reach the semi-finals in 2003.Retrieved "Benson Hedges World Cup 199192 final".New Delhi: HT Media Ltd.With a 53-run victory, Australia won their third consecutive World Cup.21 In front of around 70,000 spectators, England's middle order of Bill Athey, Mike Gatting and Allan Lamb provided some resistance, but with 17 runs required in the final over to win, England fell short and lost by 7 runs.Sri Lanka (1996) and India (2011) are the only hosts to win, when they co-hosted the tournament.
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19 India and Pakistan co-hosted the 1987 tournament; the final was held at Eden Gardens in Kolkata between Australia and England, both appearing for the second time and vying for their first title.