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What is the meaning of Ambush Marketing?

Ambush Marketing refers to marketing concept where a company, or a brand banks on the publicity value of any major event without being the official sponsor of the same. It is generally associated with major sports events of international stature like the Olympic Games, the World Cup events etc. It is thus, a great marketing […]

In which year first women’s cricket world cup was held?

The first International women’s world cup was held in 1973. Total seven teams participated in it. In the first women’s world cup, England team won the final against Australia. Till 2017, eleven world cups played in women’s cricket and Australian women’s cricket team stands in first place by winning world cup for six times.

Which country has won most number of ODI world cup tournaments in Cricket?

Australia Since the beginning of World Cup in 1975, 11 world cup tournaments were held. Australia won World cup for five times (1987, 1999, 2003, 2007, 2015) followed by West Indies (2 times-1975, 1979); India (2 times-1983 and 2011), Sri Lanka one time in 1996 and Pakistan one time in 1992. 12th edition of World […]

What is the name of cricketer who scored fastest century in ODI world cup?

In 2011 World cup Ireland player Kevin O Brein recorded fastest century in the World cup tournament. He scored century in 50 balls against England. In entire ODI history, South Africa Batsman AB de Villiers scored fastest century. He scored century in just 31 balls against West Indies in 2015.

Which cricket player played in most number of world cups?

Indian Cricketer Sachin Tendulkar and Pakistan Cricketer Javed Mindad played most number of World Cups in Cricket. Both of them played in Six World Cups. Sachin played in 1992, 1996, 1999, 2003, 2007 and 2011 World Cups. Javed Mindad played in 1975, 1979, 1983, 1987, 1992 and 1996 World Cups.

Which team has the record of highest runs in a single ODI?

The Highest score in One Day International cricket is 443 in 50 overs. This record was created by Sri Lanka in 2006 against Netherlands. Previously the highest score was 438 scored by Australian team against South Africa in 2005. The Highest total score in One Day international World cup is 417, it was scored by […]