Most Runs in World Cup


Updated list of Highest Run Scorers in all ICC world cups.
Currently Sachin Tendulkar hold the record of leading run scorer with 2278 runs in 45 matches.

Highest Run Scorers in World Cup

Player Team Span Mat Inns Runs HS Ave BF SR 100 50
SR Tendulkar India 1992-2011 45 44 2278 152 56.95 2560 88.98 6 15
RT Ponting Australia 1996-2011 46 42 1743 140* 45.86 2180 79.95 5 6
BC Lara West Indies 1992-2007 34 33 1225 116 42.24 1420 86.26 2 7
ST Jayasuriya Sri Lanka 1992-2007 38 37 1165 120 34.26 1285 90.66 3 6
JH Kallis South Africa 1996-2011 36 32 1148 128* 45.92 1543 74.4 1 9
AC Gilchrist Australia 1999-2007 31 31 1085 149 36.16 1107 98.01 1 8
Javed Miandad Pakistan 1975-1996 33 30 1083 103 43.32 1592 68.02 1 8
SP Fleming New Zealand 1996-2007 33 33 1075 134* 35.83 1398 76.89 2 5
HH Gibbs South Africa 1999-2007 25 23 1067 143 56.15 1221 87.38 2 8
PA de Silva Sri Lanka 1987-2003 35 32 1064 145 36.68 1229 86.57 2 6

Updated Date: February 10, 2015

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