Viv Richards on his way to a World Cup-winning century, England v West Indies, World Cup final, Lord's, 23 June, 1979 © PA Photos

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    Collis King on his way to 86 in the final © Getty Images

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    Viv Richards pulls hard © Getty Images

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    Collis King on his way to 86 in the final © Getty Images

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    Spectators run onto the field after West Indies' victory © Getty Images

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    Mike Brearley looks on © Getty Images

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    West Indian delight at Lord's © Getty Images

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    Viv Richards pulls © AllSport UK Ltd

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    Clive Lloyd holds aloft the 1979 World Cup © AllSportUK

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    Viv Richards, in the 1979 World Cup final © Getty Images

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    Clive Lloyd lifts the World Cup © PA Photos