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The 1996 Cricket World Cup, also called the Wills World Cup after its official sponsors, ITC's Wills brand, was the sixth Cricket World Cup, organised by the International Cricket Council . It was the second World Cup to be hosted by Pakistan and India, and for the first time by Sri Lanka. The tournament was won by Sri Lanka, who defeated Australia in the final at the Gaddafi Stadium in Lahore, Punjab, Pakistan.

1996 ICC Cricket World Cup (Wills World Cup)
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Dates 14 February – 17 March
Administrator(s) International Cricket Council
Cricket format One Day International
Tournament format(s) Round robin and Knockout
Host(s) Pakistan
India
Sri Lanka
Champions  Sri Lanka (1st title)
Participants 12
Matches played 37
Player of the series Sri Lanka Sanath Jayasuriya
Most runs India Sachin Tendulkar
Most wickets India Anil Kumble
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The 1996 Cricket World Cup, also called the Wills World Cup after its official sponsors, ITC's Wills brand, was the sixth Cricket World Cup, organised by the International Cricket Council (ICC). It was the second World Cup to be hosted by Pakistan and India, and for the first time by Sri Lanka. The tournament was won by Sri Lanka, who defeated Australia in the final at the Gaddafi Stadium in Lahore, Punjab, Pakistan.

1996 ICC Cricket World Cup Final - Sri Lanka vs Australia

It was actually sponsored by wills, so it was called as wills world cup then ! Pakistan's Lahore gadaffi stadium hosted this world cup final on match 17 1996.

World Cup Cricket 1996 India Pakistan

** Rare ** 14th Match England v South Africa World Cup 1996

http://www.espncricinfo.com/series/8039/scorecard/65169/england-vs-south-africa-14th-match-wills-world-cup-1995-96.

1996 WORLD CUP South Africa vs Pakistan @KARACHI !! RARE HIGHLIGHTS !!

Pakistan vs South Africa WORLD CUP 1996.

India v Sri Lanka Cricket World Cup Semi Final 1996

A memorable Semi Final clash between co-hosts India and Sri Lanka played at Eden Gardens in Kolkata. India won the toss and sent Sri Lanka in, and needed .

1996 Cricket World Cup Final Australia vs Sri Lanka part6