World Cup 1981-82
The last time the tournament was held on grass, and the first time on a cricket ground.india Updated: Sep 05, 2006 20:52 IST
Fifth World Cup: Dec 29, 1981-Jan 12, 1982
The lasttime the tournament was held on grass, and the first time on a cricket ground.
Pakistan won their third World Cup and kicked off their campaign in style to achieve their second triple slam — regional, World and Olympic champions. They won the 1982 Asiad (Delhi) and the 1984 Olympics (Los Angeles). They are the only team to achieve this — twice.
First Published: Sep 05, 2006 19:39 IST