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World Cup No. 2: the big story

ODI cricket's Year Zero

Nov 19, 2014: The 1979 World Cup was played in the immediate aftermath of the Packer revolution, when administrators had been awakened to the market potential of ODI cricket

Rob Steen

Men of the Finals

Viv delivers the goods

Nov 17, 2014: Richards played second fiddle to Collis King for a while during the 1979 final, but his was the pivotal contribution

The players have been saved, but what of the WICB?

Nov 16, 2014: If things ran smoothly with the board there would be no reason for Caricom and regional prime ministers to step in

Tony Cozier

Caribbean legends, Indian collapses

Nov 16, 2014: Part two of our correspondent's round-the-cricket-world diary is set either side of the Atlantic

Subash Jayaraman

It never gets old

Nov 10, 2014: Last week Misbah-ul-Haq became the oldest player to score two centuries in a Test. Here's a look at some other players who were the oldest to achieve some other feats

Steven Lynch

Men of the Finals

Supercat turns it on

Nov 5, 2014: When Clive Lloyd took the biggest stage by storm, in the title match of the first tournament

The ICC should act as a caretaker for the West Indies board

Nov 2, 2014: Unless drastic governance measures are taken, the WICB will not recover from the damage caused by the cancelled tour of India

Tony Cozier

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Glenn McGrath's words of doom

Oct 31, 2014: Pidge does his take on Veni, Vidi, Vici against West Indies at Old Trafford in 1999

ESPNcricinfo staff

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The deadly arm of Viv Richards

Oct 30, 2014: Ian Chappell and two of his team-mates took on Viv Richards the fielder in the 1975 World Cup final, and lost

Martin Williamson

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Little man takes apart big man

Oct 30, 2014: Alvin Kallicharran, only 5'4", bareheaded, and with his shirt unbuttoned halfway down, decided to meet fire with fire against Dennis Lillee in a hyped 1975 match

ESPNcricinfo staff

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Murray and Roberts stun Pakistan in first thriller

Oct 30, 2014: An unbeaten 64-run tenth-wicket stand between Deryck Murray and Andy Roberts was a fitting finish to the first World Cup nailbiter

ESPNcricinfo staff

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South Africa learn the Lara lesson

Oct 30, 2014: A Brian Lara special helped West Indies see off South Africa in the quarter-final of the 1996 World Cup

Andrew Miller

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Lara's rush, West Indies blush

Oct 30, 2014: How a discordant West Indies team fell prey to a group of amateur cricketers from Kenya in 1996

ESPNcricinfo staff

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King Viv flays the Lankans

Oct 30, 2014: It was just Sri Lanka's bad luck in 1987 that they ran into a West Indies side smarting from a loss to England, and Viv Richards at his vintage best

ESPNcricinfo staff

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King leaves Richards in the shade

Oct 30, 2014: West Indies were struggling at 99 for 4 in the 1979 final when their last front-line batsman came in and set the roof on fire

ESPNcricinfo staff

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Big Bird takes flight against England

Oct 30, 2014: After England's openers had batted too slowly in the 1979 final, their middle order was destroyed by Joel Garner's steepling bounce and accuracy

ESPNcricinfo staff

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Did Lloyd drop it on purpose?

Oct 30, 2014: Clive Lloyd spilling a catch off Geoff Boycott in the 1979 final inadvertently served West Indies well

ESPNcricinfo staff

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'That shot is my invention'

Oct 30, 2014: Richards' manufactured flick for six off Hendrick's final delivery in 1979 was the perfect finishing touch for West Indies

The age of player power

Oct 29, 2014: Players, emboldened by free agency, agents and endorsements, are now asserting their rights as never before - and management doesn't like it

Rob Steen

Players' player Hinds needs to win back trust

Oct 28, 2014: The lack of clarity from the WIPA president is at odds with his reputation for being a sounding board for his team-mates while he was a player

Garth Wattley
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Guyana v Windward Is at Providence
Nov 21-24, 2014 (09:30 local | 13:30 GMT | 08:30 EST | 07:30 CST | 05:30 PST)
Barbados v Jamaica at Lucas Street
Nov 21-24, 2014 (10:00 local | 14:00 GMT | 09:00 EST | 08:00 CST | 06:00 PST)
Leeward Is v Trinidad & T at Basseterre
Nov 21-24, 2014 (10:00 local | 14:00 GMT | 09:00 EST | 08:00 CST | 06:00 PST)
Guyana v Barbados at Providence
Nov 28-Dec 1, 2014 (09:30 local | 13:30 GMT | 08:30 EST | 07:30 CST | 05:30 PST)
Trinidad & T v Jamaica at Port of Spain
Nov 28-Dec 1, 2014 (10:00 local | 14:00 GMT | 09:00 EST | 08:00 CST | 06:00 PST)
Windward Is v Leeward Is at St George's
Nov 28-Dec 1, 2014 (10:00 local | 14:00 GMT | 09:00 EST | 08:00 CST | 06:00 PST)
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