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ICC Cricket World Cup 2019


2019 ICC Cricket World Cup Facts

Dates 30 May–14 July
Administrator(s) International Cricket Council
Cricket format One Day International
Tournament format(s) Round-robin and Knockout
Host(s) England
Wales
Participants 10
Matches played 48

ICC Cricket World Cup Facts

Administrator International Cricket Council(ICC)
Format One Day International
First Edition 1975 (England)
Latest Edition 2015 (Australia, New Zealand)
Next Edition 2019 (England, Wales)
Tournament format ↓various
Number of teams 20 (all tournaments)
14 (until 2015)
10 (current)
Current champion Australia (5th title)
Most successful Australia (5 titles)
Most runs Sachin Tendulkar(2,278)
Most wickets Glenn McGrath (71)

Teams

  • England
  • Australia
  • Bangladesh
  • India
  • New Zealand
  • Pakistan
  • South Africa
  • Sri Lanka
  • Afghanistan
  • West Indies

Venues

City Birmingham Bristol Cardiff Chester-le-Street Leeds
Ground Edgbaston Bristol County Ground Sophia Gardens Riverside Ground Headingley
County Team Warwickshire Gloucestershire Glamorgan Durham Yorkshire
Capacity 25,000 17,500 15,643 20,000 20,000 (after redevelopment)
Matches 5 (including semi-final) 3 4 3 4
London London Manchester Nottingham Southampton Taunton
Lord’s The Oval Old Trafford Trent Bridge Rose Bowl County Ground
Middlesex Surrey Lancashire Nottinghamshire Hampshire Somerset
28,000 25,500 26,000 17,500 25,000 12,500
5 (including Final) 5 6 (including semi-final) 5 5 3

Records

Tournament history

Year Official Host(s) Final venue Result
Winner Margin Runner-up
1975 England London West Indies
291/8 (60 overs)
West Indies won by 17 runs Australia
274 all out (58.4 overs)
1979 England London West Indies
286/9 (60 overs)
West Indies won by 92 runs England
194 all out (51 overs)
1983 England London India
183 all out (54.4 overs)
India won by 43 runs West Indies
140 all out (52 overs)
1987 India
Pakistan
Kolkata Australia
253/5 (50 overs)
Australia won by 7 runs England
246/8 (50 overs)
1992 Australia
New Zealand
Melbourne Pakistan
249/6 (50 overs)
Pakistan won by 22 runs England
227 all out (49.2 overs)
1996 Pakistan
India
Sri Lanka
Lahore Sri Lanka
245/3 (46.2 overs)
Sri Lanka won by 7 wickets Australia
241/7 (50 overs)
1999 England
Wales
London Australia
133/2 (20.1 overs)
Australia won by 8 wickets Pakistan
132 all out (39 overs)
2003 South Africa Johannesburg Australia
359/2 (50 overs)
Australia won by 125 runs India
234 all out (39.2 overs)
2007 West Indies Bridgetown Australia
281/4 (38 overs)
Australia won by 53 runs (D/L) Sri Lanka
215/8 (36 overs)
2011 India
Sri Lanka
Bangladesh
Mumbai India
277/4 (48.2 overs)
India won by 6 wickets Sri Lanka
274/6 (50 overs)
2015 Australia
New Zealand
Melbourne Australia
186/3 (33.1 overs)
Australia won by 7 wickets New Zealand
183 all out (45 overs)
2019 England
Wales
London
2023 India Mumbai

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