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  Cricket World Cup 2003
Cricket World Cup 2003
Who has won it before?
Who's going to win it this time?
What chance do England have?
What are the problems in Zimbabwe?
Which teams are playing in it?
How does the tournament work?
Weird cricket words

 
Sir Viv Richards in action Who has won it before?
Australia and West Indies have both won the Cricket World Cup twice, but England have never won it, even though four of the seven tournaments so far have been in England.

The team hosting the tournament have also never been able to win, which is bad news for South Africa.

Past finals:

1975
Australia v West Indies in England

Result: West Indies won by 17 runs
West Indies: 291 for eight (60 overs)
Australia: 274 all out (58.4 overs)
Man of the match: Clive Lloyd

1979
England v West Indies in England

Result: West Indies won by 92 runs
West Indies: 286 for nine (60 overs)
England: 194 all out (51 overs)
Man of the match: Viv Richards

1983
India v West Indies in England

Result: India won by 43 runs
India: 183 all out (54.4 overs)
West Indies: 140 all out (52 overs)
Man of the match: Mohinder Amarnath

1987
Australia v England in India

Result: Australia won by seven runs
Australia: 253 for five (50 overs)
England: 246 for eight (50 overs)
Man of the match: David Boon

1992
England v Pakistan in Australia

Result: Pakistan won by 22 runs
Pakistan: 249 for six (50 overs)
England: 227 all out (49.2 overs)
Man of the match: Wasim Akram

1996
Australia v Sri Lanka in Pakistan

Result: Sri Lanka won by seven wickets
Australia: 241 for seven (50 overs)
Sri Lanka: 244 for three (46.2 overs)
Man of the match: Aravinda De Silva

1999
Australia v Pakistan in England

Result: Australia won by eight wickets
Pakistan: 132 all out (39 overs)
Australia: 133 for two (20.1 overs)
Man of the match: Shane Warne


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