Australia v South Africa, semi-final, Birmingham 1999
White-ball cricket is fast food; red-ball cricket is fine dining. This immutable cliché is hard to dispute, yet there is one almighty exception which proves ODIs can also be haute…
Australia v South Africa, Super Sixes, Leeds 1999
Australia won by five wickets
Having lost to New Zealand and Pakistan in the group stage, Australia had their work cut out for them. Going into the final Super Six
India v Pakistan, quarter-final, Bangalore 1996
India won by 39 runs
Defending champions Pakistan had eased through the group stages. India had a harder time, with losses to Australia and Sri Lanka. But now India were playing in
England v Ireland – group stage, Bangalore 2011
Ireland won by three wickets
After they narrowly fell to Bangladesh in their opening match of the tournament, not much was expected from Associate qualifier Ireland against a far stronger
Pakistan v West Indies, Lahore 1987
Pakistan won by one wicket
Pakistan had come into their home World Cup (co-hosted with India) as possible favourites. They won their first two games, and were now taking on two-time world
India v West Indies, final, Lord’s 1983
India won by 43 runs
The kings were beaten. A bunch of upstarts took away their crown. And the world itself changed. Well, a part of it, at least.
His innings at the 1992 World Cup semi-final set Inzamam on his way to become one of Pakistan’s greatest batsmen
New Zealand v Pakistan, semi-final, Auckland 1992
Pakistan won by four wickets
New Zealand had become favourites for
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