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The News Minute | March 29, 2015 | 06:37 pm IST

Melbourne: The following is the list of the cricket World Cup winners since the quadrennial tournament's inception in 1975:

1975: West Indies beat Australia by 17 runs in final

1979: West Indies beat England by 92 runs in final

1983: India beat West Indies by 43 runs in final

1987: Australia beat England by 7 runs in final

1992: Pakistan beat England by 22 runs in final

1996: Sri Lanka beat Australia by 7 wickets in final

1999: Australia beat Pakistan by 8 wickets in final

2003: Australia beat India by 125 runs in final

2007: Australia beat Sri Lanka by 52 runs in final

2011: India beat Sri Lanka by 6 wickets in final

2015: Australia beat New Zealand by 7 wickets in final

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