ICC 2011 Cricket World Cup records and statistics


Who made the most runs in the 2011 Cricket World Cup? Who made the quickest century in the 2011 Cricket World Cup? This article gives answers to these and other questions.

The 2011 Cricket World Cup was an extra-long extraordinary tournament, with players putting their best foot forward and playing for the pride of their nations.

Team India won the 2011 Cricket World Cup trophy and a couple of them made history individually too. However, there were plenty of players from other teams also who have entered the record books for their superlative achievements.

Here's all you wanted to know about the 2011 Cricket World Cup...

Who were the top batsmen in the 2011 Cricket World Cup?
1. T Tillakaratne Dilshan (Sri Lanka): 500 runs – 2 centuries, 2 fifties.
2. Sachin Tendulkar (India): 482 runs
3. Kumar Sangakkara (Sri Lanka): 465 runs

Who took the most wickets in the 2011 Cricket World Cup?
1. Shahid Afridi (Pakistan): 21 wickets – average 12.85.
2. Zaheer Khan (India): 21 wickets – average 18.76
3. Tim Southee (New Zealand): 18 wickets

Who took the maximum catches in the 2011 Cricket World Cup?
Mahela Jayawardene (Sri Lanka): 9

Who scored the fastest century in the 2011 Cricket World Cup?
Kevin O'Brien (Ireland) – he scored 100 runs off 50 balls against England.

How many centuries were scored in the 2011 Cricket World Cup?
24 centuries. Sachin Tendulkar & Dilshan each scored 2 centuries.

Who was the most economical bowler in the 2011 Cricket World Cup?
Kemar Roch (West Indies): 3.17 runs per over

Who scored the most sixes in the 2011 Cricket World Cup?
Ross Taylor (New Zealand)– he hit 14 sixes.

Who scored the most fours in the 2011 Cricket World Cup?
Tillakaratne Dilshan – he hit 61 boundaries.

Who scored the highest individual score in the 2011 Cricket World Cup?
Virender Sehwag (India) - he scored 175 runs against Bangladesh.

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Guest Author: KUKADIYA DHRUVIT KIS28 Jan 2015

virender sehwag is the biggest players in the world



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