Cricket World Cup 2007

  • Count with Teams in World Cup Tournament:
    • The 2007 World Cup featured a total of 16 teams.
  • All Teams Name:
    • Australia
    • Sri Lanka
    • South Africa
    • New Zealand
    • England
    • West Indies
    • Pakistan
    • India
    • Bangladesh
    • Zimbabwe
    • Ireland
    • Kenya
    • Canada
    • Netherlands
    • Scotland
    • Bermuda
  • Hosted Country:
    • The 2007 World Cup was hosted by the West Indies.
  • Final Stadium:
    • The final of the 2007 World Cup was held at Kensington Oval in Bridgetown, Barbados.
  • Final Team Members:
    • Australia:
      • Ricky Ponting (c)
      • Adam Gilchrist (wk)
      • Matthew Hayden
      • Andrew Symonds
      • Michael Clarke
      • Damien Martyn
      • Michael Hussey
      • Shane Watson
      • Brad Hogg
      • Nathan Bracken
      • Glenn McGrath
    • Sri Lanka:
      • Mahela Jayawardene (c)
      • Kumar Sangakkara (wk)
      • Sanath Jayasuriya
      • Upul Tharanga
      • Chamara Silva
      • Tillakaratne Dilshan
      • Russel Arnold
      • Chaminda Vaas
      • Muttiah Muralitharan
      • Lasith Malinga
      • Dilhara Fernando
  • Final Score:
    • Australia scored 281 runs while batting first in the final.
    • Sri Lanka managed to score 215 runs in their chase.
  • Highest Score:
    • Matthew Hayden from Australia scored the highest individual score in the tournament, with 158 runs against West Indies.
  • Most Wicket Taker:
    • Glenn McGrath from Australia was the leading wicket-taker of the tournament, taking 26 wickets.
  • Most Sixes with Name:
    • Matthew Hayden from Australia hit the most sixes in the tournament, with a total of 18 sixes.
  • Most Runs with Name:
    • Matthew Hayden from Australia was the leading run-scorer of the tournament, scoring 659 runs.
  • Most Fours with Name:
    • Matthew Hayden from Australia hit the most fours in the tournament, with a total of 68 fours.
  • Highest Score in the Tournament:
    • Herschelle Gibbs from South Africa scored the highest individual score in the tournament, with 101 runs against Netherlands.
  • Man of the Match:
    • Adam Gilchrist from Australia was named the Man of the Match in the final for his match-winning innings of 149 runs.
  • Man of the Tournament:
    • Matthew Hayden from Australia was named the Player of the Tournament for his consistent and impactful performances throughout the event.
  • Key Highlights of the Final Match:
    • Australia won the final by 53 runs (D/L method) to secure their third consecutive World Cup title.
    • Adam Gilchrist’s century and his partnership with Matthew Hayden set the foundation for Australia’s victory.
    • Rain interrupted the match, resulting in a reduced target for Sri Lanka, but Australia’s bowlers controlled the game.
    • This was the last World Cup appearance for Australian greats Glenn McGrath and Adam Gilchrist.
    • The final was marred by controversy due to the poor light conditions and the early stoppage of play.
    • The win cemented Australia’s dominance in world cricket at the time.

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