ICC Cricket World Cup Final Winners Runners Up
11th ICC cricket world cup that started from 14 February and this will be the 11th edition of this mega event. This time world cup matches were take place in Australia and New Zealand. There were be 14 teams who contested for the ICC cricket world cup championship. 2 pools with 7 teams each. All together 49 matches in total were played and Australia won the 11th ICC world cup championship but do you know who all are the previous winners and runners up of ICC Cricket world Cup?
Check the the list of ICC ODI Cricket world Cup Final winners and runners up of all the previous edition in this article. The interesting part is that Australia has won the world Cup 5 times and were runners up for 2 times. This means that out of 11 world cup finals Australia reached finals for 7 times. India, Srilanka, England,New Zealand and West Indies are the teams who have reached the Cricket world cup finals for 3 times each but England and New Zealand never won the world Cup title.
Pakistan is the other who had played finals for 2 times in the ICC Cricket world cup history and the strange part is South Africa the number one ODI team had never reached world Cup finals. Overall there are 7 teams who actually played the finals in world Cup and rest of the teams did not reach finals.
Interesting Facts about ICC Cricket World Cup Final
- One of the interesting trend that we analysed was that Asian team have played finals 8 times out of the 11 world cup finals
- From 1992 till 2011 now there have been an Asian team and this just shows how strong these teams are apart from Australia.
- On the other side Australia has beaten all the of these Asian teams in the World Cup Finals.
- In 2011 India and Sri lanka played the final and is was the first time when two Asian countries played the final together
- India is the only cricket team who had won the world cup final while hosting the championship.
- New zealand reached first time to the world cup finals
List of ICC ODI Cricket World Final Winners and Runners Up
ICC Under 19 Cricket World Cup Final Winners Runners
|World cup Number||Winner||Runner-up||Winning Status|
|2||England||New Zealand||7 wickets|
|3||India||Sri Lanka||6 wickets|
|4||Australia||South Africa||7 wickets|
|5||Pakistan||West Indies||25 Runs|
|7||India||South Africa||12 Runs|
|10||South Africa||Pakistan||6 wickets|