ICC World Cup 2015: Records Made and Broken

ICC World Cup 2015: Records Made and Broken

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One of the most exciting tournament of the world ICC World Cup 2015 is going in its full swings. Being hosted in Australia and New Zealand, this world cup is turning out as the one which will be remembered for all the records made and broken during the tournament. There was a time when teams used to play in white dresses for 60 overs. Many rules have been changed since then. The concept of power play has changed the complete scenario of the game. Now, a baller can deliver two bouncers in an over. The rule of free hit and Decision Referral System has left a great impact on the game. This is due to these new rules that new records are made and old are broken in almost every single match. In this post, we are going to share the records which are made and broken till now in this world cup.


No record book will be complete without the mention of three times world cup champions Australia. Australia made the new record when they scored 417 against Afghanistan. Now, it is the highest score in the World Cup. Another record which was made in this match was the win margin. The new record for highest margin also goes to Australia as they beat the Afghanistan by 275 runs. Although, the highest successful run chase belongs to Bangladesh when they chased 322 against Scotland.

One of the most memorable record of this world cup is the one which includes double century. Chris Gayle became the only player to hit a double century in a World Cup match. Brendon McCullum also made a new record when he smashed a half century in just 18 balls. Not just double century, Chris Gayle also made the record for most sixes in an innings and most runs through boundaries.

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Coming back to cricket records, Kumar Sangakkara made the record for most centuries in a single world cup and is currently leading with 4 centuries. AB De Villiers is also leading the chart of most sixes in a world cup with 20 sixes. If we talk about Team India, they are playing their best world cup. The defending champions are currently enjoying their winning streak with 11 consecutive wins. With the win against Ireland, M.S Dhoni became the best captain of India as India have won maximum number of matches under his captaincy. This year too, Team India is looking strong to win the world cup but they can get tough competition from Teams like Australia, Sri Lanka and New Zealand. It is still not decided as which all teams will play the semifinals so it can be guessed that many records will be broken in the later stage of this world cup.