Cricketers with Highest Individual Runs



ICC Cricket World Cup 2015 is just a few days away. The players that make it to the list of Top 10 Highest Individual Runs in an inning are:-

10. Matthew Hayden – 158

Match Result – Australia 322 for 6 (ML Hayden 158 from 143, DBL Powell 2-53) beat West Indies 219 (BC Lara 77 from 83, GD McGrath 3-31) by 103 runs at at Sir Vivian Richards Stadium,West Indies in 2007 World Cup

9. Imran Nazir – 160

Match Result – Pakistan 349 (Imran Nazir 160 from 121, GB Brent 3-68) beat Zimbabwe 99 (E Chigumbura 27 from 11, Shahid Afridi 3-20) by 93 runs (D/L method) at Sabina Park, Kingston,West Indies in 2007 World Cup

8. Andrew Hudson – 161

Match Result – South Africa 328 for 3 (Andrew Hudson 161 from 132, Flavian Aponso 1-57) beat Netherlands 168 for 8 (Nolan Clarke 32 for 46, Pat Symcox 2-22) by 160 runs at Rawalpindi Cricket Stadium,Pakistan in 1996 World Cup

7. Glenn Turner – 171

Match Result – New Zealand 309 for 5 (Glenn Turner 171 from 201, Mehmood Quaraishy 1-39) beat East Africa 128 for 8 (Frasat Ali 45 for 123, Dayle Hadlee 3-21) by 160 runs at Edgbaston, Birmingham,England in 1975 World Cup

6. Craig Wishart – 172

Match Result – Zimbabwe 340 for 2 (Craig Wishart 172 from 151, Jan-Berrie Burger 1-23) beat Namibia 104 for 5 (Danie Keulder 27 from 46, Guy Whittall 2-20) by 86 runs (D/L method) at Harare Sports Club,Zimbabwe in 2003 World Cup

5. Virender Sehwag – 175

Match Result – India 370 for 4 (Virender Sehwag 175 from 140, Shakib Al Hasan 1-61) beat Bangladesh 283 for 9 (Tamim Iqbal 70 from 86, Munaf Patel 4-48) by 87 runs at Dhaka,Bangladesh in 2011 World Cup

4. Kapil Dev – 175

Match Result – India 370 for 4 (Kapil Dev 175 from 138, Peter Rawson 3-47) beat Zimbabwe 235 (Kevin Curran 73 from 93, Madan Lal 3-42) by 31 runs at Nevill Ground,England in 1983World Cup

3. Vivian Richards – 181

Match Result – West Indies 370 for 4 (Viv Richards 181 from 125, Ravi Ratnayeke 2-68) beat Sri Lanka 169 for 4 (Arjuna Ranatunga 52 from 93, Carl Hooper 2-39) by 191 runs at National Stadium,Pakistan in 1987 World Cup

2. Sourav Ganguly – 183

Match Result – India 373 for 6 (Sourav Ganguly 183 from 158, Pramodya Wickramasinghe 3-65) beat Sri Lanka 216 (Aravinda de Silva 56 from 105, Robin Singh 5-31) by 157 runs at County Ground, Taunton,England in 1999 World Cup

1. Gary Kirsten – 188

Match Result – South Africa 321 for 2 (G Kirsten 188 from 159, JA Samarasekera 1-39) beat UAE 152 (Arshad Laeeq 43 from 79, BM McMillan 3-11) by 169 runs at Rawalpindi Cricket Stadium,Pakistan in 1996 World Cup
Will anyone be able to break the Gary Kirsten’s 19 year old record?

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