1999 ICC Cricket World Cup Final
Event1999 ICC Cricket World Cup
Date20 June 1999
VenueLord's Cricket Ground, London, England
Man of the MatchShane Warne
Player of the TournmentLance Klusener
UmpiresSteve Bucknor and David Shepherd

The final of the 1999 ICC Cricket World Cup was played at Lord's, London on 20 June, 1999. This was the fourth time Lord's had hosted the final of an ICC Cricket World Cup, previously hosting finals in 1975, 1979 and 1983. Australia won their second title by defeating Pakistan by 8 wickets in the final. Shane Warne was declared Man of the Match.


20 June 1999

Flag of Pakistan Pakistan
132 (39 overs)
v Flag of Australia Australia
133/2 (20.1 overs)
Australia win by 8 wickets
Lord's, London, England
Umpires: David Shepherd and Steve Bucknor
Man of the Match: Shane Warne
Ijaz Ahmed 22 (46)
Shane Warne 4/33 (9 overs)
Adam Gilchrist 54 (36)
Saqlain Mushtaq 1/21 (4.1 overs)

The Match

Pakistan won the toss and elected to bat. In a fine bowling display, Australia bundled out Pakistan for a score of 132. Pakistan failed to build any substantial partnerships. The pick of the bowlers was Shane Warne who took 4 wickets fror 33 runs from nine overs.

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