World Cup 1983

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Forgotten Classics

Zimbabwe's Trent Bridge coup

Jan 22, 2015: In 1983, the minnows stunned the cricketing world in their first international match by upsetting a disunited Australia

Interviews by Tristan Holme

Fringe Benefits: John Traicos

Zimbabwe's understated supporting actor

Nov 11, 2014: Journeyman John Traicos played effective roles in the country's memorable World Cup wins in 1983 and 1992

Mohammad Isam

Australia v Zimbabwe, World Cup, 1983

Duncan's day

Mar 13, 2011: Zimbabwe sold cakes and worked as bouncers to make it to the World Cup. Then they shocked Australia in their first game

Interviews by Simon Lister

Zimbabwe's World Cup campaign

Curran optimistic as Zimbabwe set off

Feb 26, 2007: Zimbabwe are pinning their faith on the unpredictable nature of one-day cricket as the 2007 World Cup prepares to get underway in the West Indies

James Jones

Great Moments

Zimbabwe announce their arrival

Feb 19, 2007: When a group of part-time players caught Australia off the hook

Martin Williamson

The 1983 World Cup in England

India stun the world

Oct 25, 2006: How the rank outsiders who had won only one match in their previous two World Cups dethroned the mightiest outfit of the day on the biggest stage

1983 World Cup - Group B

AUSTRALIA v ZIMBABWE

1984: Toss: Australia.

Australia v Zimbabwe, World Cup Group A, Trent Bridge

Zimbabwe stun feeble Australians

Jun 9, 1983: John Ward reports on Zimbabwe's historic World Cup victory over Australia in June 1983

John Ward
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Tournament Results
India v West Indies at Lord's - Jun 25, 1983
India won by 43 runs
England v India at Manchester - Jun 22, 1983
India won by 6 wickets (with 32 balls remaining)
Pakistan v West Indies at The Oval - Jun 22, 1983
West Indies won by 8 wickets (with 68 balls remaining)
Australia v India at Chelmsford - Jun 20, 1983
India won by 118 runs
England v Sri Lanka at Leeds - Jun 20, 1983
England won by 9 wickets (with 215 balls remaining)
New Zealand v Pakistan at Nottingham - Jun 20, 1983
Pakistan won by 11 runs
West Indies v Zimbabwe at Birmingham - Jun 20, 1983
West Indies won by 10 wickets (with 89 balls remaining)
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