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Cricket World Cup Facts Episode 30: What if it’s a tie?

WHAT if a World Cup knock-out match ends in a tie?

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Cricket World Cup Facts Episode 27: Back-to-back 100s

AS of now eight batsmen have scored back-to-back World Cup centuries: Mahmudullah Riyad, Kumar Sangakkara, Mark Waugh, Rahul Dravid, AB de Villiers, Matthew Hayden, Ricky Ponting and Saeed Anwar.

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Cricket World Cup Facts Episode 25: Sangakkara’s fourth century

KUMAR SANGAKKARA has become the first batsman to score four consecutive O.D.I. centuries and four centuries in a single World Cup. 105* vs. Bangladesh. 117* vs. England. 104 vs. Australia. 124 vs. Scotland. The Sri Lankan has also broken the … Continue reading

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Cricket World Cup Facts Episode 24: India and Mahmudullah

INDIA have now won nine consecutive World Cup matches, the same number the West Indies managed from 1975-79. Only Australia (25) have more consecutive wins. Note: A special well done to Bangladesh’s Mahmudullah Riyad. His century against England was his … Continue reading

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Cricket World Cup Facts Episode 22: Sangakkara’s third consecutive century

KUMAR SANGAKKARA’S last three World Cup innings: 105* vs. Bangladesh, 117* vs. England, 104 vs. Australia. No batsman had ever scored three consecutive World Cup centuries until now.

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Cricket World Cup Facts Episode 19: Kyle Coetzer’s 156

SCOTLAND’S Kyle Coetzer’s 156 is the highest World Cup score made by an associate member batsman.

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Cricket World Cup Facts Episode 16: Quarter-Finals as of now

IF the 2015 Cricket World Cup Quarter-Finals started now, this would be the line-up: Sri Lanka vs. Ireland @ Sydney. Bangladesh vs. South Africa @ Melbourne. Australia vs. India @ Adelaide. New Zealand vs. West Indies @ Wellington.

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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 9: Bad start and no start

THE West Indies restricted Pakistan to 1-4 at the start of their run chase, the worst score for the loss of the first four wickets in O.D.I. history. Pakistan lost by 150 runs, their worst loss by runs to the … Continue reading

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Cricket World Cup Facts Episodes 4 & 4.5: Ireland beat West Indies, their O.D.I. record & Test status/World Cup rant

IRELAND now have four wins against Test nations at the Cricket World Cup: Pakistan and Bangladesh (2007), England (2011) and West Indies (2015). They have also beaten Zimbabwe (once in 2010) and have a winning record against every Associate nation … Continue reading

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