ICC Cricket World Cup Historical Records & Stats

by Sameer Arshad | Posted on Wednesday, July 23rd, 2014 | 0

When 50 over world cup started back in 1975 it took sport of cricket to new level and since than cricket has evolved alot with a few new countries like Sri Lanka getting into the mix with top cricket nations. Today we are going to take a look at some of the statistics and records from the 50 over ICC Cricket World Cup History.

ICC Cricket World Cup Leading Run Scorers of All-Times
PLAYER MATCH RUNS AVG S/R 4’s 6’s
Sachin Tendulkar 45 2278 56.95 88.98 241 27
Ricky Ponting 46 1748 45.86 79.95 145 31
Brian Lara 34 1225 42.24 86.26 124 17
Sanath Jayasuriya 38 1165 34.26 90.66 120  27
Jacques Kallis 36 1148 74.40 74.40 86 13
Adam Gilchris t 31 1085 36.16 98.01 141 19
Javed Miandad 33 1083 43.32 68.02 72 3
Stephen Fleming 33 1075 35.83 76.89 135 11
Herschelle Gibbs 25 1067 56.15 87.38 106 28
Aravinda De Silva 35 1064 36.68 86.57 107 15

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Highest Individual Score in World Cup History
PLAYER AGAINST RUNS BALLS S/R 4’s 6’s
Gary Kirsten UAE 188* 159 118.23 13 4
Sourav Ganguly Sri Lanka 183 158 115.82 17 4
Viv Richards Sri Lanka 181 125 144.8 16 7
Kapil Dev Zimbabwe 175 138 126.81 16 5
Virender Sehwag Bangladesh 175 140 120 14 5
Craig Wishart Namibia 172* 151 113.9 18 3
Glenn Turner 171* 201 85.07 16 2
Andrew Hudsen Nederlands 161 132 121.97 13 4
Imran Nazil Zimbabwe 160 121 132.23 14 8
Mathew Hayden West Indies 158 143 110.49 14 4

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