Author: Qaiser Mohammad AliForeword/Introductio: Rahul DravidPublisher: PenguinYear: 2007Language: EnglishPages: 335ISBN/UPC (if available): 0143101323
The Penguin World Cup Cricket Companion 2007" is the ultimate guide to cricket's most prestigious tournament. This one-of-a-kind companion to the ninth World Cup being held in the Caribbean features: the history of World Cup cricket; an up-to-date account of all the one-day international cricket played since the 2003 World Cup right up to the 2006 ICC Champions Trophy; team profiles of all sixteen teams playing in the 2007 World Cup; player profiles including career statistics of the World Cup's likely stars; a behind-the-scenes look at how the West Indies prepared to host the World Cup; records and statistics relating to World Cup and one-day cricket; the complete World Cup 2007 itinerary, venue profiles and playing conditions, and many more.
ForewordPreface1. The 2007 World CupThe Ninth World CupThe Schedule Logo and Mascot Venue ProfilesMatch refereesElite Panel Umpires International Panel of UmpiresKey Playing Conditions for the2007 world Cup2. Team ProfilesAustraliaBangladeshBermudaCanadaEnglandIndiaIreland Kenya Netherlands New Zealand PakistanScotland South AfricaSri LankaWest IndiesZimbabwe3. The history of the world Cup 1975-2003World Cup 1975World Cup 1979World Cup 1983World Cup 1987World Cup 1992 World Cup 1996 World Cup 1999World Cup 20034. Recent Performances(from the 2003 World Cup to the 2006 champions Trophy)Australia BangladeshEngland IndiaNew Zealand PakistanSouth AfricaWest IndiesZimbabwe5. Records and StatisticsWorld Cup RecordsOne-Day International Records6. InterviewsChris DehringPR Man SinghSimon TaufelDaryl HarperGreg ChappellBob WoolmerTom MoodyShaun PollockAndrew FlintoffVirender Sehwag7. 2007 World Cup Scorecards