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Jeff Thomson (aka "Thommo") had proved a devastating bowler for the Australian Test Cricket Team along with the legendary Dennis Lillee. Despite popular expectations (at least in Australia!) the 1975 Prudential Cup (later known as the Cricket World Cup) saw the West Indies beat Australia by 7 wickets, at The Oval, London.