ICC Cricket World Cup Winners List Teams, Captains List

By | July 5, 2018

ICC Cricket World Cup Winners List Teams, Captains List: ICC Cricket World Cup is the most prestigious trophy in the world of cricket. This tournament was established in 1975 and ever since then, it has been loved every cricket fan around the world. ICC World Cup 2019 is a little more prestigious. This is because the 12th edition of the ICC World Cup which is the ICC World Cup 2019 will be held in England and Wales. England is the home of cricket and also has the most prestigious stadium of cricket in the world which is called the Lord’s.

The final match of the ICC World Cup 2019 is going to be held in the Lord’s itself and whichever team is winning it will be having a brilliant moment. This is because winning the most prestigious trophy of cricket in the most prestigious stadium in the cricket world is something that everybody dreams of. ICC Cricket World Cup winners list does not have many names yet. ICC World Cup 2019 is just the 12th edition. Hence, ICC Cricket World Cup winners list only has 11 names as of now.

ICC Cricket World Cup Winners List

Year Venue Winner Runner Match Result
1975 England West Indies Australia West Indies won by 17 runs
1979 England West Indies England West Indies won by 92 runs
1983 England India West Indies India won by 43 runs
1987 India Australia England Australia won by 7 runs
1992 Australia Pakistan England Pakistan won by 22 runs
1996 Pakistan Sri Lanka Australia Sri Lanka won by 7 wickets
1999 England Australia Pakistan Australia won by 8 wickets
2003 South Africa Australia India Australia won by 125 runs
2007 West Indies Australia Sri Lanka Australia won by 53 runs
2011 India India Sri Lanka India won by 6 wickets
2015 Australia Australia New Zealand Australia won by 7 wickets

Results by Country

Team Final Appearances Winners Runners Years Won Years Runners
Australia 7 5 2 1987, 1999, 2003, 2007, 2015 1975, 1996
England 3 0 3 1979, 1987, 1992
India 3 2 1 1983, 2011 2003
New Zealand 1 0 1 2015
Pakistan 2 1 1 1992 1999
Sri Lanka 3 1 2 1996 2007, 2011
West Indies 3 2 1 1975, 1979 1983

Cricket World Cup Winners Captains List

Cricket World Cup Winners Captains List

 

ICC Cricket World Cup winners

ICC Cricket World Cup winners list is short. This is because only 11 editions are completed yet. But also, we cannot deny that the ICC Cricket World Cup winners list contains some quality names. The most successful name is Australia.

ICC Cricket World Cup winners list goes like this:

1975- West Indies

1975- West Indies world cup

Tournament format(s)Round robin and Knockout
Participants8
Champion: West Indies cricket team
Runners-upAustralia
Dates: 7 Jun 1975 – 21 Jun 1975
Most wickets: Gary Gilmour

1979- West Indies

Cricket formatOne Day International
Runners-upEngland
Champion: West Indies cricket team
Most wickets: Mike Hendrick (10)
Most runsGordon Greenidge (253)
Tournament format(s): Round-robin and Knockout

1983- India

1983- India world cup

Cricket formatOne Day International
Champion: India national cricket team
Dates: 9 Jun 1983 – 25 Jun 1983
LocationEngland, United Kingdom
Tournament format(s): Double round robin and Knockout
Most wicketsRoger Binny (18)

1987- Australia

1987- Australia world cup

Tournament format(s): Round robin and Knockout
Champion: Australia national cricket team
Most runs: Graham Gooch (471)
Most wickets: Craig McDermott (18)
Runners-up: England
Cricket format: One Day International

1992- Pakistan

1992- Pakistan world cup

Cricket format: One Day International
Champion: Pakistan national cricket team
Dates: 22 Feb 1992 – 25 Mar 1992
Tournament format(s)Round-robin and Knockout
Most runs: Martin Crowe (456)
Most wickets: Wasim Akram (18)

1996- Sri Lanka

1996- Sri Lanka world cup

Champion: Sri Lanka national cricket team
Participants: 12
Cricket formatOne Day International
Dates: 14 Feb 1996 – 17 Mar 1996
Most runsSachin Tendulkar (523)
Most wickets: Anil Kumble (15)

1999- Australia

Australia cricket world cup 1999

Champion: Australia national cricket team
Participants12
Dates14 May 1999 – 20 Jun 1999
Most runs: Rahul Dravid (461)
Tournament format(s): Round robin and Knockout
Cricket format: One Day International

2003- Australia

2003- Australia cricket world cup

Champion: Australia national cricket team
Cricket formatOne Day International
Participants14
Dates: 9 Feb 2003 – 24 Mar 2003
Tournament format(s)Round-robin and Knockout
Runners-up: India

2007- Australia

2007- Australia cricket world cup

Champion: Australia national cricket team
Participants: 16 (from 97 entrants)
LocationWest Indies
Dates: 13 Mar 2007 – 28 Apr 2007
Tournament format(s)Round-robin and Knockout
Cricket format: One Day International

2011- India

2011- India cricket world cup

ChampionIndia national cricket team
Participants: 14 (from 104 entrants)
Cricket format: One Day International
Dates: 19 Feb 2011 – 2 Apr 2011
Tournament format(s): Round-robin and Knockout
Most runs: Tillakaratne Dilshan (500)

2015- Australia

cricket world cup 2015

All you need to know about the ICC Cricket World Cup

The ICC Cricket World Cup is the most prestigious trophy that any cricket team can win. Men’s National teams play against each other and go through a series of matches to finally reach the finals. The winner of the finals lift the trophy and create history. India has won the ICC Cricket World Cup two times. Once, under the captaincy of Kapil Dev and the second time under the captaincy of Mahendra Singh Dhoni.

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On the other hand, the most successful team when it comes to ICC Cricket World Cup has been Australia. This means that in the ICC Cricket World Cup winners list, the name of Australia has the most frequency. They have won the tournament for 5 times and not only that, the defending champions walking into ICC Cricket World Cup 2019 are the Australians themselves. At the same time, there are many teams that are yet to lift the world cup once. Teams like England, New Zealand, Bangladesh and South Africa are included in it. Though England, South Africa, New Zealand and Bangladesh have played well in many of the tournaments, they could not get the job done. This unwanted feat can be changed in the coming ICC World Cup 2019 as any one of these teams can win the trophy too.

ICC World Cup 2019 Team Selection

The teams for the ICC World Cup 2019 are already selected. The first 8 teams were selected according to the ICC ODI rankings as of 30 September 2017. After those 8 teams were chosen, left were 2 teams which were chosen by a tournament which was held in 2018 called the ICC World cup qualifiers. The two teams who reached the finals of ICC World cup qualifiers qualified for the main tournament. Those two teams happen to be Afghanistan and West Indies.

ICC Cricket World Cup Winners List Teams, Captains List
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