Cricket World Cup 1987. Classic matches and memorable performances. Excerpts from Indra Vikram Singh’s book ‘The Big Book of World Cup Cricket’

Steve Waugh

Reigning champions India crash to 1-run defeat in opening encounter

Allan Lamb

The Caribbean tale of woe

Vivian Richards

Awesome power of record-breaker Richards

Courtney Walsh

The incredible last over in the West Indies vs Pakistan face-off

Martin Crowe

Narrow escape for Kiwis, glory to Houghton

Chetan Sharma

Chetan Sharma strikes three out of three

David Boon

Thrills galore in a truncated game between Trans-Tasman rivals

Graham Gooch

Gooch outsmarts Indians in the semi-final

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The Big Book of World Cup Cricket 1975-2011

Published in India by Sporting Links

ISBN 978-81-901668-4-3 Available on Amazon at an attractive price


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