ODI World Cup Legends: Top Wicket Takers Of Each Tournament

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From Gary Gilmour's mesmerizing bowling to Mitchell Starc relentless pace, relive the magic of the ODI World Cup through the top wicket-takers of each tournament.  

1975 - Gary Gilmour's  Magic Spell 

In 1975, Gary Gilmour took 11 wickets in 4 innings for Australia, wowing the world. 

1979 - Mike Hendrick's Consistency 

England's Mike Hendrick claimed 10 wickets in 4 innings in the 1979 World Cup. 

1983 - Roger Binny's All-round Prowess 

India's Roger Binny scalped 18 wickets in 8 innings during the 1983 World Cup. 

1987 - Craig McDermott's Fiery Pace 

Australia's Craig McDermott terrorized batsmen with 18 wickets in 9 innings in the 1987 World Cup. 

1992 - Wasim Akram's Swinging Mastery 

Wasim Akram dazzled with 18 wickets in 10 innings for Pakistan in 1992. 

1996 - Anil Kumble's  Spin Wizardry 

India's Anil Kumble spun his way to 15 wickets in 7 innings during the 1996 World Cup. 

1999 - Geoff Allott's  Surprise Package 

New Zealand's Geoff Allott shocked with 20 wickets in 8 innings in 1999. 

2003 - Chaminda Vaas' Swing and Seam 

Chaminda Vaas of Sri Lanka took 23 wickets in 10 innings during the 2003 World Cup. 

2007 - Glenn McGrath's Precision 

: Glenn McGrath dominated with 26 wickets in 11 innings for Australia in 2007.

2011 - Zaheer Khan's Craftsmanship 

India's Zaheer Khan claimed 21 wickets in 9 innings during the 2011 World Cup. 

2015 - Mitchell Starc's  Fiery Pace 

Australia's Mitchell Starc impressed with 22 wickets in 8 innings in the 2015 World Cup. 

2019 - Mitchell Starc's  Express Pace Once Again

Mitchell Starc impressed again with 21 wickets in 9 innings in the 2019 World Cup.