ICC World Cup Records and Statistics - Batting
Players Scoring Most Runs in World Cups
  Player Country Mat Inns NO HS Runs 100s 50s Avg S/R
1 S R Tendulkar India 45 44 4 152 2278 6 15 56.95 88.98
2 R T Ponting Australia 46 42 4 140* 1743 5 6 45.87 79.95
3 K C Sangakkara Sri Lanka 37 35 8 124 1532 5 7 56.74 86.55
4 B C Lara West Indies 34 33 4 116 1225 2 7 42.24 86.27
5 A B de Villiers South Africa 23 22 3 162* 1207 4 6 63.53 117.30
6 C H Gayle* West Indies 35 34 1 215 1186 2 6 35.94 90.53
7 S T Jayasuriya Sri Lanka 38 37 3 120 1165 3 6 34.26 90.66
8 J H Kallis South Africa 36 32 7 128* 1148 1 9 45.92 74.40
9 Shakib Al Hasan* Bangladesh 29 29 4 124* 1146 2 10 45.84 82.27
10 T M Dilshan Sri Lanka 27 25 4 161* 1112 4 4 52.95 92.98
11 D P M D Jayawardene Sri Lanka 40 34 3 115* 1100 4 5 35.48 85.94
12 A C Gilchrist Australia 31 31 1 149 1085 1 8 36.17 98.01
13 Javed Miandad Pakistan 33 30 5 103 1083 1 8 43.32 68.03
14 S P Fleming New Zealand 33 33 3 134* 1075 2 5 35.83 76.90
15 H H Gibbs South Africa 25 23 4 143 1067 2 8 56.16 87.39
16 P A de Silva Sri Lanka 35 32 3 145 1064 2 6 36.69 86.57
17 V Kohli* India 26 26 4 107 1030 2 6 46.82 86.70
18 I V A Richards West Indies 23 21 5 181 1013 3 5 63.31 85.05
19 S C Ganguly India 21 21 3 183 1006 4 3 55.89 77.50
20 M E Waugh Australia 22 22 3 130 1004 4 4 52.84 83.74
21 L R P L Taylor* New Zealand 33 30 3 131* 1002 1 6 37.11 74.00
22 M J Guptill* New Zealand 27 27 4 237* 995 2 4 43.26 88.37
23 D A Warner* Australia 18 18 2 178 992 4 3 62.00 98.12
24 M L Hayden Australia 22 21 2 158 987 3 2 51.95 92.94
25 S R Waugh Australia 33 30 10 120* 978 1 6 48.90 81.03
26 R G Sharma* India 17 17 2 140 978 6 3 65.20 95.98
27 S Chanderpaul West Indies 31 28 4 102* 970 1 7 40.42 62.14
28 A Ranatunga Sri Lanka 30 29 8 88* 969 0 7 46.14 80.95
29 F du Plessis South Africa 23 21 5 109 926 2 7 57.88 86.54
30 Saeed Anwar Pakistan 21 21 4 113* 915 3 3 53.82 79.08

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