Top Five Highest Individual Scores In World Cup History
The upcoming ICC World Cup 2019 in England and Wales will commence from May 30 with England taking on South Africa at the Oval. The 12th edition of the marquee tournament will see many runs scored as the English wickets have been flat and best-suited for the batsmen. The recent series between England and Pakistan have witnessed 300+ totals in all the matches, which indicates that it will be a high-scoring tournament.
The last edition of the World Cup saw two double centuries hit by Windies’ Chris Gayle and New Zealand’s Martin Guptill for the first time in the history of the competition. These two innings are also the highest individual scores registered in the quadrennial event. And this time around, with flat wickets on offer, there is a high chance that there will be many records broken.
On that context, let us take a look at the top five highest individual scores in World Cup history: