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Australia World Cup factbox
April 27, 2007 13:06 IST
Captain: Ricky Ponting
Coach: John Buchanan
Squad: Ricky Ponting, Nathan Bracken, Stuart Clark, Michael Clarke, Adam Gilchrist, Brad Haddin, Matthew Hayden, Brad Hodge, Brad Hogg, Mike Hussey, Mitchell Johnson, Glenn McGrath, Andrew Symonds, Shaun Tait, Shane Watson.
World Cup record: 1975 - runners-up; 1979 - first round; 1983 - first round; 1987 - champions; 1992 first round; 1996 -runners-up; 1999 - champions; 2003 - champions
Overall playing record: Played: 658, Won: 405, Lost: 227, Tied: 8, No result: 18
Highest innings total: 434-4 v South Africa, Johannesburg, 2006
Lowest innings total: 70 v New Zealand, Adelaide, 1986; 70 v England, Edgbaston, 1977
Most appearances: 325 - Steve Waugh
Highest individual score: 181* - Matthew Hayden
Leading run-scorer: 10,358 - Ricky Ponting
Best bowling: 7-15 - Glenn McGrath v Namibia, 2003
Leading wicket-taker: 380 - Glenn McGrath
Highest partnership: 237 (4th) - Ricky Ponting and Andrew Symonds v Sri Lanka, Sydney, 2006
Most catches by a fieldsman: 127 - Allan Border
Most dismissals: 436 - Adam Gilchrist
Road to Semi-finals:
-- Defeated Scotland by 203 runs.
-- Defeated Netherlands by 229 runs.
-- Defeated South Africa by 83 runs.
-- Defeated West Indies by 103 runs.
-- Defeated Bangladesh by 10 wickets.
-- Defeated England by seven wickets.
-- Defeated Ireland by nine wickets.
-- Defeated Sri Lanka by seven wickets.
-- Defeated New Zealand by 215 runs.
-- Defeated South Africa by seven wickets
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