Check out below Cricket World cup history Where Player can scored highest individual run till 2015 previous world cup. New Zealand’s Martin Guptill are currently on the top of the list as they scored 237 Runs in 163 balls against windies. In that 237 runs included 24 fours and 11 Sixes. Apart of this only Chris gayle so far succeed to scored double century plus score in cricket world cup history.
If we seen more list of Highest individual score in CWC tournament then Caribbean explosive opening batsman Chris Gayle on second name on the list as they scored 215 runs in just 147 balls by hitting 16 Sixes and 10 fours with a strike rate of 146+ against Zimbabwe team.
After then name of South African opening batsman Gary Kirsten is on the 3rd position in the list of top 10 ICC Cricket world cup highest individual scores. He made 188* from 159 balls against U.A.E. Team on playing at Rawalpindi on 16 Feb 1996. His 188 run innings included 13 fours and 4 sixes. Besides being the 3rd highest individual score in the World Cup by any batsman, his 188* run innings is also the highest one-day figure recorded by a South African player.
|1||Martin Guptill||New Zealand||237||163||24||11||145.40||Windies|
|3||Gary Kirsten||South Africa||188||159||13||4||118.24||United Arab Emirates|
|4||Sourav Ganguly||India||183||158||17||7||115.82||Sri Lanka|
|5||Sir Viv Richards||Windies||181||125||16||7||144.80||Sri Lanka|
|10||Glenn Turner||New Zealand||171||201||16||2||85.07||East Africa|