Some of the most memorable events in Cricket World Cup History
Only few days left in the 2015 cricket World Cup, many players would like to register their name in Cricket history by doing memorable appearances in the cricket World Cup 2015. Earlier Chaminda Vaas, McGrath, Gilchrist’s and many players performance in the World Cup matches were registered best performance. However, there are many players in this coming 2015 cricket World Cup, who has ability to get ahead in this list.
Vaas hat-trick in the first over of the match
In 2003 cricket world cup match between Sri Lanka and Bangladesh, Sri Lanka won the toss and decided to bowl first. From Sri Lanka Their main pacer Chaminda Vaas had the first over of the match and in the first over he took the first, second and third fastest hat-trick in the history. He was the first bowler to take six wickets in the first match in the cricket World Cup 2003.After that fourth ball was hit to the boundary and next ball was wide. In the same over fifth wicket was down and because of this the sixth batsman of the Bangladesh had to walk on the pitch in the first over of the match. This was the first time that the sixth-ranked player of a team had come to bat in the first match. After a superb performance by Chaminda Vaas, Sri Lanka had defeated Bangladesh by 10 wickets.
Mohammad Yousuf Bowling Average 1.00.
Pakistan is considered as Factory of the fast bowler and a major player Mohammad Yousuf had bowled only one ball in 2007 cricket world cup and he took one wicket on that ball. Earlier before World Cup in international cricket in which he threw only one ball and he had given only one run. After bowling Yousuf took wicket for Zimbabwe Christopher poph so the average was 1.00. So, this bowling average can considered as an ideal for any bowler.
Trained Kenya Team by Sandeep Patil Reached to semifinal.
The top eight teams in the World Cup contenders are taken into account. In Cricket World Cup 2003, Kenya team’s players were shocked the cricket analytics. Former Indian cricketer Sandeep Patil, trained Kenya team to make the trip to the semi-finals of the tournament was Incredible. The Sri Lanka team was the victim of the Kenyans team. The Spinner obuyae kolisa took five wickets in the match and kept all shocked. Kenya played 10 matches in this tournament and won five matches.
Gilchrist scored Century by a squash ball.
In 2007 Cricket World Cup before final appearance Gilchrist performance was disappointing and was being criticized. However, on April 18, 2007, just 72 balls against Sri Lanka in the final match scored century and regain his form. After scoring a century Gilchrist showed his hand towards dressing room by pointing to his hand gloves, and he revealed after the match that he had put the squash ball in his hand gloves during this inning. Gilchrist admitted Due to this Squash ball he got good grip on the bat and this was benefited to him. Gilchrist made 149-run in the inning and due to the rain interruption Australia scored 281 runs in 38 over by losing 4 wickets. After the Duckworth-Lewis method Australia won the match by 53 runs.