Year of the first Cricket World Cup
Winners of the first Cricket World Cup
Number of players in a cricket team
Former South African cricket player, Makhaya ...
Hosts of the 2023 Cricket World Cup
Number of teams participating in the 2019 Cricket World Cup
Stadium that held the Cricket World Cup finals in 2003
Acronym for the format used in the Cricket World Cup
South African cricket team coach
Player holding the record for the most runs in Cricket World Cup
Cricket player holding the record for the most wickets in Cricket World Cup
Number of Cricket World Cup titles Australia has
South African cricket player holding the record for the highest average in Cricket World Cup, AB ...
Cricket team known as the "tigers"
Position of the player who catches wickets behind the stumps
Hosts for the 2019 Cricket World Cup
Stadium which England and South Africa played the opening match of the 2019 Cricket World Cup
Nickname for the South African cricket team
South African cricket team captain
Indian cricket team captain
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