Cricket – Records
|Highest win margin (by runs)||290 runs by New Zealand against Ireland, 2008|
|Highest innings total||481 by England against Australia, 2018|
|Most runs in the second innings to win||438 by South Africa against Australia, Johannesburg 2005-06|
|Lowest innings total||35 by Zimbabwe against Sri Lanka, Harare 2004|
|Highest individual score||264 by Rohit Sharma against Sri Lanka, Kolkata 2014-15|
|Most consecutive win||21 matches by Australia|
|Most consecutive defeat||23 matches by Bangladesh|
|Most centuries||49 by Sachin Tendulkar|
|Most fifties||96 by Sachin Tendulkar|
|Most career runs||18, 426 by Sachin Tendulkar in 452 innings|
|Most fours in career||2016 by Sachin Tendulkar|
|Most sixes in career||351 by Shahid Afridi|
|Most fours in an innings||33 fours by Rohit Sharma against Sri Lanka, Kolkata|
|Most sixes in an innings||16 by Rohit Sharma, Chris Gayle, AB de Villiers|
|Most runs in a calendar year||1894 by Sachin Tendulkar in 33 Innings, 1998|
|Most runs in an over||36 by Herschelle Gibbs|
|Most wickets||534 by Muttiah Muralitharan in 350 innings|
|Most runs conceded in an innings||113 by Mick Lewis of Australia against South Africa, Johannesburg 2006|
|Most 5 wickets in an innings||13 by Waqar Younis|
|Most sixes in a match||38 sixes India and Australia, Bangalore 2013|
|Most fours in a match||87 South Africa and Australia, Johannesburg 2006|
|Most fours in an innings||56 by Sri Lanka against Natherlands, 2006|
|Most extras in an innings||59 by Pakistan|
|Most wides in an innings||37 by Pakistan against West Indies, Brisbane 1989|
|Most no balls in an innings||20 by India against Pakistan, Karachi 2004|
|Most consecutive matches for a team||185 matches by Sachin Tendulkar|
|Most matches as captain||230 matches by Ricky Ponting, Australia|
|Most runs in debut match||148 by DL Haynes of West Indies against Australia, St John’s 1978|
|Most ducks in career||34 by Sanath Jayasuriya of Sri Lanka|
|Most catches in ODI career (fielding)||218 by Mahela Jayawardene|
|Most dismissals||482 by KC Sangakkara, Sri Lanka|
|Most catches(Keeping)||417 by Adam Gilchrist, Australia|
|Most stumpings||105 by MS Dhoni, India|
|Most matches played||463 by Sachin Tendulkar|
|Fastest fifties||16 balls by AB de Villiers against West Indies, Johannesburg 2015|
|Fastest centuries||31 balls by AB de Villiers against West Indies in Johannesburg, 2015|
|Best innings figures||8-19 by Chaminda Vaas against Zimbabwe, Colombo 2001|
|Highest partnerships||372 by Chris Gayle and Samuels against Zimbabwe, Canberra, 2015|
|Best career economy rate||3.09 by Joel Garner|
|Fastest to 1000 runs||Viv Richards (WI), KP Pietersen (ENG), Q d Kock(SA), Babar Azam(Pak) and IJL Trott (ENG) in 21 innings|
|Fastest to 10000 runs||Sachin Tendulkar in 259 innings|
|First Hat-Tricks||Jalal-ud-Din of Pakistan against Australia in 1982|
|Fastest to 100 wickets||Mitchell Starc of Australia in 52 matches|
World Cup Cricket Info
★ First world cup match was played at Lord’s, London on 7th June 1975 between England v India. England won the match by 202 runs.
★ DL Amiss from England is the first batsmen to score a hundred in World Cup. He scores 137 against India in the first match of World Cup.
★ 1975 World Cup is the only ODI World Cup which didn’t feature a sub-continent team in the semi-finals.
★ Mohinder Amaranth is the first bowler to take wicket in World Cup.
★ Chetan Sharma was the first bowler to take a hat-trick in a Cricket World Cup.
★ Sachin Tendulkar of India holds the records of scoring most runs (2278), highest number of centuries (6) and highest number of fifties (21).
★ Ricky Ponting of Australia holds the record of most sixes (31), most matches as captain (29), most catches by a fielder (28) and most appearances (46).
★ Australian Glenn McGrath take most wickets (71), most wickets in a world cup tournament (26) and best bowling figures (7-15 against Namibia).
★ Adam Gilchrist of Australia holds the record of most dismissals as wicketkeeper (52), most dismissals in a series (21) and most dismissals in an innings (6).
★ Australia holds the record of highest score in a match. Australia score 417 for 6 wickets against Afghanistan in 2015.
★ Australia hold the records of most wins (55 matches), 100% win in two world cup series (2003 and 2007), most consecutive wins (25 match).
★ Zimbabwe holds the records of most losses (37 match) and most consecutive defeats (18 matches).
★ Canada score 36 run against Sri Lanka in 2003 World Cup, which is lowest ever score by a team.
★ Ireland holds the record of highest successful run chase (329-7) in World Cup. It was against England, 2011.
★ Australia wins by 275 run against Afghanistan, 2015 which is the highest winning margin by runs in any world cup match.
★ Record for highest partnership holds by Chris Gayle and MN Samuels , West Indies with 372 runs against Zimbabwe in 2015.
★ Fastest century score by Kevin O’Brien of Ireland against England (2011) in 50 balls.
★ MC Snedden, New Zealand conceded most runs in an innings with 105 runs in 12 over against England in 1983.
★ Lance Klusener, South Africa holds the record of highest average (124.00) and highest strike rate (121.17).
★ Best economy rate by a bowler Andy Roberts of West Indies 3.24.
★ Zaheer Khan of India with 27.1 holds the record fo best strike rate.
★ Fastest fifty records hold by New Zealand Brendon McCullum against England, in 18 balls
★ Highest score in an innings by Martin Guptill of New Zealand against West Indies. He scores 237.
★ Scotland concedes most extras in an innings (59) against Pakistan, 1999.
★ Headingley Cricket Ground, Leeds hosted highest number of matches with 12.
★ David Shepherd of England attends as umpire in 46 matches which is a record.