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Cricket World Cup (ODI) Batting Statistics

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Last Updated31 Mar 2015

Most runs : Sachin Tendulkar has scored most runs in cricket world cups. Tendulkar has scored 2278 runs in 6 world cups from 1992 to 2011. With 1743 runs in 5 world cups, Ricky Ponting is second most sucessful batsman of world cup. Kumar Sangakkara (1532), Brian Lara (1225) and AB de Villiers (1207) is at 3rd, 4th and 5th position, respectively.

In the list of top ten batsman, ranked by most runs in total world cup, Four batsman is from Sri Lanka and two batsman from Australia. India, Pakistan and South Africa has one each player in this list.

Highest Individual score : Martin Guptill holds the record of highest individual score in world cup. Martin Guptill has scored 237 (not out) runs in 2015 against West Indies. Chris Gayle has also scored 215 runs against Zimbabwe in 2015. Only these two batsman has made double century in world cup. Gary Kirsten (188*), Sourav Ganguly (183) and Vivian Richards (181) is at 3rd, 4th and 5th position, respectively. 19 batsman has crossed 150 marks in a world cup match.

Top scorer : Martin Guptill is the top scorer in 2015 with 547 runs. Sachin Tendulkar was top scorer in two tournaments. In 1996, Sachin scored total 523 runs and in 2003 scored 673 runs. Three times Indian batsman were top scorer in WC. Rahul Dravid was top scorer in 1996 WC with 461 runs. Three times New Zealand's batsman Glenn Turner (1975), Martin Crowe (1992) and Martin Guptill (2015) were made most runs.

PlayerTeamRunsVsYear
Martin GuptillNew Zealand237*West Indies2015
Chris GayleWest Indies215Zimbabwe2015
Gary KirstenSouth Africa188*UAE1996
Sourav GangulyIndia183Sri Lanka1999
Vivian RichardsWest Indies181Sri Lanka1987
David WarnerAustralia178Afghanistan2015
Kapil DevIndia175*Zimbabwe1983
Virendra SehwagIndia175Bangladesh2011
Craig WishartZimbabwe172*Namibia2003
Glenn TurnerNew Zealand171*East Africa1975
AB de VilliersSouth Africa162*West Indies2015
Tillakaratne DilshanSri Lanka161*Bangladesh2015
Andrew HudsonSouth Africa161Holland1996
Imran NazirPakistan160Zimbabwe2007
Hashim AmlaSouth Africa159Ireland2015
Andrew StraussEngland158India2011
Mathew HaydenAustralia158West Indies2007
Kyle CoetzerScotland156Bangladesh2015
Sachin TendulkarIndia152Namibia2003
Adam GilchristAustralia149Sri Lanka2007
YearPlayerTeamRuns
1975Glenn TurnerNew Zealand333
1979Cuthbert GreenidgeWest Indies253
1983David GowerEngland384
1987Graham GoochEngland471
1992Martin CroweNew Zealand456
1996Sachin TendulkarIndia523
1999Rahul DravidIndia461
2003Sachin TendulkarIndia673
2007Mathew HaydenAustralia659
2011Tillakaratne DilshanSri Lanka500
2015Martin GuptillNew Zealand547
top scorer cricket world cups
PlayerTeamRunsRuns in each World cup
Sachin TendulkarIndia22782011 - 482, 2007 - 64, 2003 - 673, 1999 - 253, 1996 - 523, 1992 - 283,
Ricky PontingAustralia17432011 - 206, 2007 - 539, 2003 - 415, 1999 - 354, 1996 - 229,
Kumar SangakkaraSri Lanka15322015 - 541, 2011 - 465, 2007 - 350, 2003 - 176,
Brian LaraWest Indies12252007 - 269, 2003 - 248, 1999 - 106, 1996 - 269, 1992 - 333,
AB de VilliersSouth Africa12072015 - 482, 2011 - 353, 2007 - 372,
Sanath JayasuriyaSri Lanka11652007 - 467, 2003 - 321, 1999 - 82, 1996 - 221, 1992 - 74,
Tillakaratne DilshanSri Lanka11122015 - 395, 2011 - 500, 2007 - 217,
Mahela JayawardhaneSri Lanka11002015 - 125, 2011 - 304, 2007 - 548, 2003 - 21, 1999 - 102,
Adam GilchristAustralia10852007 - 453, 2003 - 408, 1999 - 224,
Javed MiandadPakistan10831996 - 54, 1992 - 437, 1987 - 274, 1983 - 220, 1979 - 46, 1975 - 52,