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5 Interesting Facts about the Cricket World Cup

5 Interesting Facts about the Cricket World Cup

 

England is the only nation which has hosted most number of World Cups (4) the next is India and Pakistan (2-both jointly).

 

 

 

 


 

The 1992 World Cup was the first ever world cup, where white balls were used and Day and Night games were played with colour clothings.

 

 

 

 


 

Chetan Sharma of India is the first bowler to claim a hat trick in a world cup (1987).

 

 

 

 

 


 

Sachin Tendulkar of India is the highest run getter in the World Cup history; he has scored 2, 278 runs in 6 world cups.

 

 

 


 

Glenn McGrath of Australia has claimed the highest number of wickets in the history of world cups which is standing at 72.