World Cup 1975
It was the first time India-Pakistan clashed in the World Cup. India won their first and only title.Updated: Sep 05, 2006 20:52 IST
Third World Cup:March 1, 1975 to March 15, 1975
Place: Kuala Lumpur (Malaysia)
India won their first and only World Cup title, their first world title since the 1964 Olympics.
KL became the first Asian city to host the event.
It was the first time India-Pakistan clashed in the World Cup.
Inconsistent weather and continuous rains forced the organisers to call in Bommahs — traditional witches — to ensure the tournament could continue.
First Published: Sep 05, 2006 19:39 IST