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1996 World Cup

World Cup Countdown: Sri Lanka smash record ODI total versus Kenya

Sri Lanka tore through the Kenyan bowling attack to post 398/5, the highest ODI total at the time.

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Kepler Wessels, Shaun Pollock to commentate during Sri Lanka-South Africa series

Former Proteas captains - southpaw Kepler Wessels and bowling all-rounder Shaun Pollock, along with Zimbabwe-born former right-arm fast bowler Pommie Mbangwa appointed as visiting commentators for the Sri Lanka-South Africa series.

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When the entire Indian team was made to run on the road!

Ahead of World Cup 1996, India's team management came up with the idea of the entire team running to the M Chinnaswamy Stadium from the hotel every morning. The rule, however, did not impress the members of the team.

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Aravinda de Silva: 19 facts about the Sri Lankan superstar

Pinnaduwage Aravinda de Silva can be called the first superstar of Sri Lankan cricket and with the willow was a class apart.

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England and World Cup Cricket — the same old story: Part 1 of 5

England experienced a major decline in the World Cups since their runners-up finish in 1992.

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India vs Pakistan, Cricket World Cup, Part 2 of 5: Venkatesh Prasad’s 1996 revenge

When Prasad’s aggression managed to pump adrenaline in a budding college student.

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Willis World Cup Cricket 1996: Facts, figures, and statistics

World Cup 1996 was dominated by leg-spinners, with Shane Warne, Anil Kumble, and Paul Strang.

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Wills World Cup Cricket 1996: A history, matches, numbers, trivia, and key players of 6th cricket World Cup

As expected, the eight major teams made their way to the quarter-final of the 1996 World Cup.

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ICC World Cup 2015: Sri Lanka government promises million-dollar reward if team wins title

The Sri Lankan government promised the cash reward if the team wins the World Cup final.

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Ajay Jadeja turns 43

Ajay Jadeja was a regular player during 1992 - 2000 and was regarded as one of the best fielders in the team.

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