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Prudential World Cup 1975 in England: History, Results and Scorecards

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The first ever Cricket World Cup kicked off in England, and was played from June 7 to June 21, 1975. Eight nations took part in the inaugural event. A total of 15 games were played in the tournament, divided into two stages – the round-robin and the knockouts. Matches were of 60-over durations, and featured white clothing and red balls. Read more about Prudential World Cup 1975 here

Here are the teams that took part in the 1975 Cricket World Cup (Prudential World Cup 1975) along with their pools:

Group A : England, New Zealand, India and East Africa

Group B : West Indies, Australia, Pakistan and Sri Lanka

Below are the Fixtures, Scorecards and Results of the 1975 World Cup matches :

Jun 7: 1st Match – England v India at Lord’s, London

Jun 7: 2nd Match – East Africa v New Zealand at Edgbaston, Birmingham

Jun 7: 3rd Match – Australia v Pakistan at Headingley, Leeds

Jun 7: 4th Match – Sri Lanka v West Indies at Old Trafford, Manchester

Jun 11: 5th Match – England v New Zealand at Trent Bridge, Nottingham

Jun 11: 6th Match – East Africa v India at Headingley, Leeds

Jun 11: 7th Match – Australia v Sri Lanka at Kennington Oval, London

Jun 11: 8th Match – Pakistan v West Indies at Edgbaston, Birmingham

Jun 14: 9th Match – England v East Africa at Edgbaston, Birmingham

Jun 14: 10th Match – India v New Zealand at Old Trafford, Manchester

Jun 14: 11th Match – Australia v West Indies at Kennington Oval, London

Jun 14: 12th Match – Pakistan v Sri Lanka at Trent Bridge, Nottingham

Points Table of Prudential World Cup 1975

Group A

Teams Mat Won Lost Tied N/R Pts RR
England 3 3 0 0 0 12 4.944
New Zealand 3 2 1 0 0 8 4.071
India 3 1 2 0 0 4 3.237
East Africa 3 0 3 0 0 0 1.900

Group B

Teams Mat Won Lost Tied N/R Pts RR
West Indies 3 3 0 0 0 12 4.346
Australia 3 2 1 0 0 8 4.433
Pakistan 3 1 2 0 0 4 4.450
Sri Lanka 3 0 3 0 0 0 2.778

Semi Finals and Final of the Prudential World Cup 1975

Jun 18: 1st Semi Final – England v Australia at Headingley, Leeds

Jun 18: 2nd Semi Final – New Zealand v West Indies Kennington Oval, London

Jun 21: Final – Australia v West Indies Lord’s, London

 

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