Cricket World Cup, international cricket championship held at four-year intervals that is the premier contest in one day cricket and one of the most-watched sporting events in the world. The Cricket World Cup is a One Day International (ODI) competition in men’s cricket. Organised by the International Cricket Council (ICC), the tournament has taken place every four years since it was first held in 1975 in England. The number of teams and number of matches have increased since then, although the ICC declared an interest in reducing the format, following criticism of the 2007 World Cup.
In the eleven ICC Cricket World Cups held so far, five different teams have won the tournament. Australia is the most successful World Cup team having won the tournament five times, and were runner up another two times. Since the inaugural Cricket World Cup in 1975, Indian cricket teams have experienced a see-saw ride at the quadrennial ODI championship. Cricket Records, made or broken, have always captivated its passionate enthusiasts all over the world. In this section you can find the updated information of Cricket world records in One Day International (ODI) matches, Test matches and also in World Cup matches recognised by International Cricket Council (ICC).