The first world cup finals of the 21st Century was the 2002 World Cup, co-hosted by South Korea and Japan. It is the only world cup to be co-hosted and it was won by Brazil, beating Germany 2-0 in the final.
Mexico's Azteca Stadium hosted the finals in 1970 and 1986.
Italy was the first European country to win a world cup hosted in Europe.
London city has hosted most number of finals.London had hosted finals for four times.Finals were played at Lord's ground.
the icc T20 world cup was played in 2014 and it was hosted by srilanka and the winner were srilanka defeating india in the finals . the ICC cricket world cup was held in 2015 and hosted by australia and new zealand and won by the australian cricket team defeating the new zealand team in the finals
It was Uruguay in 1930.
Germany hosted the 2006 FIFA World Cup. They made it to semi-finals before losing 2-0 to Italy. In the third place play-off, they then beat Portugal 3-1.
France hosted the FIFA World Cup finals twice, in 1938 and in 1998.
South Africa is a country that is a member of FIFA. As such it can try to qualify for the World Cup Finals and host it. In 2010 they hosted it and so had automatic qualification to play in the finals tournament. They also qualified in 1998 and 2002. So they have played in the finals tournament 3 times. Prior to 2010, no African country had ever hosted the World Cup. It had been decided in 2007 that an African country would host it. Egypt, Morocco, South Africa and a joint bid from Libya and Tunisia were made for the 2010 World Cup, and South Africa were awarded the tournament.
England hosted the first cricket world cup in 1975 but West indies won it. They beat Australia by 17 runs.
Uruguay hosted the first ever inaugural world cup in 1930. They also won it, beating Argentina 4-2 in the final.
The country that hosted the 1978 World Cup is Argentina.
The country that hosted the 1990 World Cup was Italy.
The country that hosted the 1998 World Cup is France.
The country that hosted the 1938 World Cup was France.
The country that hosted the 1974 World Cup was Germany.
England Hosted the 1st ICC world cup in 1975... winners were west indeas.
Uruguay hosted the first World Cup.
the 1st world cup is in China -Actually the first world cup was in Uruguay.
it was in 1930 and the host country was Uruguay