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Last updated: Friday, 14 February, 2003, 12:04 GMT

Australia's Michael Bevan celebrates The greatest game ever?
Australia reached the 1999 World Cup final after a dramatic semi-final tie against South Africa.

Bangladesh beat the big boys
Bangladesh produced the shock of the 1999 World Cup with a much-talked about victory over Pakistan.

Kenyan captain Maurice Odumbe Kenya skittle West Indies
Kenya's 1996 World Cup win over the West Indies remains the biggest upset in the tournament's history.


Other stories:

England's double delight
England reached the 1992 World Cup final after two memorable but differing wins over South Africa.

Klusener batters Pakistan
Lance Klusener was the star of the show in 1999 and was key to numerous South African victories.


MORE HISTORY

Inzamam turns the tide
Pakistan won the 1992 World Cup, but only after a supreme effort by Inzamam-ul-Haq in their semi-final against New Zealand.

Sri Lanka stun India
Sri Lanka were the first non-Test playing nation to win a World Cup match with victory over big brother neighbours India in 1979.

Kiwis claim memorable triumph
New Zealand opened the 1992 World Cup with a tactical masterclass against Antipodean rivals Australia.

Fletcher flays Australia
Duncan Fletcher upsets the odds in Zimbabwe's World Cup debut against Australia in 1983.

Kapil clubs India to victory
India were down and out against Zimbabwe in 1983 before Kapil Dev embarked on an astonishing one-day innings.

Windies snatch last-gasp win
The West Indies had to rely on a record last-wicket stand to beat Pakistan in 1975.


THE PLAYERS REMEMBER

Clive Lloyd - 1975
Clive Lloyd looks back on the 1975 finals when he led the West Indies to the first of their two World Cup wins.

Clive Lloyd - 1979
Captain Clive Lloyd gives credit to Collis King in the West Indies demolition of England in the 1979 World Cuyp final.

Roger Binny - 1983
Roger Binny recalls India's finest hour when they beat the West Indies in the 1983 World Cup final.

Dean Jones - 1987
Dean Jones says Australia's 1987 World Cup victory shaped Steve Waugh as the great player he would become.

Imran Khan - 1992
Former Pakistan captain Imran Khan recalls Pakistan's 1992 World Cup final victory over England.

Hashan Tillakaratne - 1996
Hashan Tillakaratne looks back at the 1996 World Cup, a tournament which proved a turning point for Sri Lankan cricket.

Paul Reiffel - 1999
Bowler Paul Reiffel says Australia peaked at just the right time to win the 1999 World Cup in England.


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