Individual Highest Score in World Cup



List of players with most runs in an innings by a batsman in all world cup matches.
Currently CH Gayle hold the record of high score in an innings with 215 runs.

Highest Scores in World Cup


Player Runs Balls 4s 6s SR Team Against Ground Match Date
CH Gayle 215 147 10 16 146.25 West Indies v Zimbabwe Canberra 24-Feb-15
G Kirsten 188* 159 13 4 118.23 South Africa v U.A.E. Rawalpindi 16-Feb-96
SC Ganguly 183 158 17 7 115.82 India v Sri Lanka Taunton 26-May-99
IVA Richards 181 125 16 7 144.8 West Indies v Sri Lanka Karachi 13-Oct-87
N Kapil Dev 175* 138 16 6 126.81 India v Zimbabwe Tunbridge Wells 18-Jun-83
V Sehwag 175 140 14 5 125 India v Bangladesh Dhaka 19-Feb-11
CB Wishart 172* 151 18 3 113.9 Zimbabwe v Namibia Harare 10-Feb-03
GM Turner 171* 201 16 2 85.07 New Zealand v East Africa Birmingham 7-Jun-75
AB de Villiers 162* 66 17 8 245.45 South Africa v West Indies Sydney 27-Feb-15
TM Dilshan 161* 146 22 0 110.27 Sri Lanka v Bangladesh Melbourne 26-Feb-15
AC Hudson 161 132 13 4 121.96 South Africa v Netherlands Rawalpindi 5-Mar-96
Imran Nazir 160 121 14 8 132.23 Pakistan v Zimbabwe Kingston 21-Mar-07
ML Hayden 158 143 14 4 110.48 Australia v West Indies North Sound 27-Mar-07
AJ Strauss 158 145 18 1 108.96 England v India Bangalore 27-Feb-11
SR Tendulkar 152 151 18 0 100.66 India v Namibia Pietermaritzburg 23-Feb-03

Updated Date: February 18, 2015

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