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Cricket World Cup Facts Episode 18: Australia’s records

NEW World Cup records set by Australia against Afghanistan: Highest team total: 417-6. Biggest winning margin: 275 runs.

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Cricket World Cup Facts Episode 14: Afghanistan’s first win

AFGHANISTAN won a (50 over) World Cup match for the very first time. Scotland got passed 200 for the first time but still lost by 1 wicket. Tillakaratne Dilshan scored 161* without hitting a six, while Kumar Sangakkara scored his … Continue reading

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Cricket World Cup Facts Episode 10: Sri Lankan golden ducks

BOTH Sri Lankan openers were dismissed for golden ducks against Afghanistan, only the second time this has happened in O.D.I. history after Zimbabwe suffered the same fate against West Indies in 2006.

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Cricket World Cup Facts Episode 6: And Afghanistan makes 20

AFGHANISTAN became the 20th country to play in the Cricket World Cup. Sadly they lost their first match by 105 runs to Bangladesh. Countries that have played in the Cricket World Cup (year of debut in brackets): Afghanistan (2015). Australia … Continue reading

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2015 Cricket World Cup Group Stage Predictions

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2015 Cricket World Cup simulation

THE 2015 Cricket World Cup is now less than a month away. In preparation for one of the biggest sporting events of the year I decided to run my own simulation of the tournament. Some of the results will not … Continue reading

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