2011 Cricket World Cup statistics

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This is a list of statistics for the 2011 Cricket World Cup.

Team statistics[edit]

Highest team totals[edit]

The following table lists the ten highest team scores during this tournament.[1]

Team Total Opponent Ground
 India 370/4  Bangladesh Shere Bangla National Stadium, Mirpur
 India 338  England M Chinnaswamy Stadium, Bangalore
 England 338/8  India M Chinnaswamy Stadium, Bangalore
 Sri Lanka 332/7  Canada Mahinda Rajapaksa International Cricket Stadium, Hambantota
 West Indies 330/8  Netherlands Feroz Shah Kotla, Delhi

Batting statistics[edit]

Most runs in World Cup 2011[edit]

Player Team Matches Runs
Tilakratne Dilshan  Sri Lanka 9 500
Sachin Tendulkar  India 9 482
Kumar Sangakkara  Sri Lanka 9 465
Jonathan Trott  England 7 422
Gautam Gambhir  India 9 395

Highest scores[edit]

This table contains the top ten highest scores of the tournament made by a batsman in a single innings.[2]

Player Team Score Balls 4s 6s Opponent
Virender Sehwag  India 175 140 14 5  Bangladesh
Andrew Strauss  England 158 145 18 1  India
Tillakaratne Dilshan  Sri Lanka 144 131 16 1  Zimbabwe
AB de Villiers  South Africa 134 98 13 4  Netherlands
Upul Tharanga  Sri Lanka 133 141 17 0  Zimbabwe

Bowling statistics[edit]

Most wickets[edit]

The following table contains the ten leading wicket-takers of the tournament.[3]

Player Team Wkts Mts Ave S/R Econ BBI
Shahid Afridi  Pakistan 21 8 12.85 21.2 3.62 5/16
Zaheer Khan  India 21 9 16.66 22.5 4.45 4/20
Tim Southee  New Zealand 18 8 17.33 24.1 4.31 3/13
Robin Peterson  South Africa 15 7 15.86 22.4 4.25 4/12
Muttiah Muralitharan  Sri Lanka 15 8 16.80 25.2 4.0 4/25

Best bowling figures[edit]

This table lists the top ten players with the best bowling figures in the tournament.[4]

Player Team Figures Opponent
Kemar Roach  West Indies 6/27  Netherlands
Lasith Malinga  Sri Lanka 6/38  Kenya
Shahid Afridi  Pakistan 5/16  Kenya
Shahid Afridi  Pakistan 5/23  Canada
Yuvraj Singh  India 5/31  Ireland

Hat-tricks[edit]

Player Team Batsmen out Opponent
Kemar Roach  West Indies Pieter Seelaar
Bernard Loots
Berend Westdijk
 Netherlands
Lasith Malinga  Sri Lanka Tanmay Mishra
Peter Ongondo
Shem Ngoche
 Kenya

Fielding statistics[edit]

Most dismissals[edit]

This is a list of the wicketkeepers who have made the most dismissals in the tournament.[5]

Player Team Matches Dismissals Caught Stumped
Kumar Sangakkara  Sri Lanka 8 14 10 4
Brad Haddin  Australia 7 13 13 0
Kamran Akmal  Pakistan 8 12 8 4
Matt Prior  England 7 10 7 3
Devon Thomas  West Indies 7 10 7 3

Most catches[edit]

This is a list of the outfielders who have taken the most catches in the tournament.[6]

Player Team Matches Catches
Mahela Jayawardene  Sri Lanka 8 8
Jacques Kallis  South Africa 7 6
Robin Peterson  South Africa 7 6
Kieron Pollard  West Indies 7 6
John Davison  Canada 5 5

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Cricket World Cup: Highest Totals". ESPN Cricinfo. Retrieved 2011-03-17. 
  2. ^ "Cricket World Cup: High Scores". ESPN Cricinfo. Retrieved 2011-03-17. 
  3. ^ "Cricket World Cup: Most Wickets". ESPN Cricinfo. Retrieved 2011-03-17. 
  4. ^ "Cricket World Cup: Best Bowling Figures". ESPN Circinfo. Retrieved 2011-03-17. 
  5. ^ "Cricket World Cup: Most Dismissals". ESPN Cricinfo. Retrieved 2011-03-17. 
  6. ^ "Cricket World Cup: Most Catches". ESPN Circinfo. Retrieved 2011-03-17. 

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