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Unbeaten World Cup finalists, and O'Brien's dubious record

Mar 24, 2015: Plus, highest successful chases at the MCG, and captains with over a hundred ODI wins

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World Cup centurions, and nonagenarians

Mar 17, 2015: Plus, Sangakkara's record, Scotland's highest, and oldest players in the World Cup

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Out to lefties, and longing for World Cup success

Mar 10, 2015: Plus, highest match aggregates and teams without centuries in World Cups

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Golden ducks by openers, and the fastest 150s

Mar 3, 2015: Plus, six centuries in a first-class innings, and using nine bowlers in an ODI innings

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The best of the Cake Tin mauling

Feb 24, 2015: Records from the World Cup so far, and players who have represented two countries in the competition

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Who has the most expensive World Cup five-for?

Feb 17, 2015: Plus, centuries on debut, most matches, closest games - all in World Cups

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Youngest to win a World Cup, and Melbourne records

Feb 10, 2015: Plus, most wickets, most runs, most centuries, and the oldest man to feature in a World Cup game

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Same total in both innings, and the youngest ODI captains

Feb 3, 2015: Plus, Test bowlers with the fewest five-fors, boundary-filled ODI innings, and a cricketer nicknamed Lugs

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Ronchi's blitz, and remarkable ODI recoveries

Jan 27, 2015: Also, the fastest ODI 150s, and the highest Test totals without a half-century

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AB's assault, and losing T20 centuries

Jan 20, 2015: Plus, most hundreds in an ODI innings, the youngest West Indies captain, and Australia's Indian-origin players

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Most centuries and most catches in a Test series

Jan 13, 2015: Plus, lowest total to include a double-ton, youngest Championship centurion, and most World Cup runs without a fifty

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Calendar-year sixes, and ODI records in NZ

Jan 6, 2015: Plus, Sangakkara's prolific 2014, players with stumpings and caught-bowled dismissals, and losing despite high first-innings totals

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Switching captains, and birthday bowling feats

Dec 23, 2014: Plus, best ODI batsmen in Australia, most hours spent batting in Tests, and players of the 1990s

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Captains' knocks, and Hayden's travails

Dec 16, 2014: Plus, scores of 500 and above without a century, best Test average for each position, and a book called Cricket Wallah

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Second-innings triples, and debut hat-tricks

Dec 9, 2014: Also, most runs in boundaries in a Test innings, and ODI debuts in the World Cup

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New Zealand's Sharjah records, and aged debutants

Dec 2, 2014: Also, most twin fifties in Tests, and a correction about most first-class wickets in a calendar year

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Bradman's strike rate, and most first-class wickets in a year

Nov 25, 2014: Also, centuries at the Bradman Oval, batsmen with 125 Tests or more failing to pass 250, and Australia's youngest captain

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Rohit's record, and captains' equal scores

Nov 18, 2014: Also, scoring a hundred and opening the bowling, the youngest Australian player, and scoreless in three Tests

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First-ball dismissals, and presidential relations

Nov 11, 2014: Also, most ODI runs in a calendar month, stumped twice in a Test, fastest hundreds by keepers, and brothers in a hat-trick

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Ah Abu Dhabi

Nov 4, 2014: All sorts of records were equalled, broken or threatened in the second Test between Pakistan and Australia in UAE

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From 110 to 150 kph, the Wahab Riaz story

As a six-year-old, he watched Wasim Akram at the 1992 World Cup and decided that he would be a left-arm fast bowler. As a man, he put on a show very nearly as memorable as Wasim's 23 years before

Wet weather dulls India's threat perception

The SCG might be India's preferred semi-final venue at this World Cup, but persistent rain in the lead-up has left them worried their spinners may not get the help they are widely expected to

The battle of the bullies

This contest brings together a belligerent bunch of brats and braggers from two countries that are so different, yet share rampant egotism and a high opinion of themselves

Dhoni masters numbers game to crack ODI code

Over the last few months, he has slowly moved from a flashy finisher, to a more measured risk manager

Time slips by South Africa once again

It was Grant Elliott and New Zealand's time in Auckland. Not South Africa's. But the Proteas will leave this tournament wondering when that will ever change. Maybe next time.

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    This contest brings together a belligerent bunch of brats and braggers from two countries that are so different, yet share rampant egotism and a high opinion of themselves

    India swept away by Australia's depth (182)

    India's Plan A in this World Cup had worked flawlessly over seven matches. When they came up against the toughest opponents in the World Cup, however, they were left scrambling for a back-up plan

    From 110 to 150 kph, the Wahab Riaz story (156)

    As a six-year-old, he watched Wasim Akram at the 1992 World Cup and decided that he would be a left-arm fast bowler. As a man, he put on a show very nearly as memorable as Wasim's 23 years before

    Time slips by South Africa once again (147)

    It was Grant Elliott and New Zealand's time in Auckland. Not South Africa's. But the Proteas will leave this tournament wondering when that will ever change. Maybe next time.

    Wet weather dulls India's threat perception (140)

    The SCG might be India's preferred semi-final venue at this World Cup, but persistent rain in the lead-up has left them worried their spinners may not get the help they are widely expected to