World Cup story in numbers: The highs and lows Part I

The highest team total batting second, and the highest successful run chase came in the same edition and at the same venue. 

The 2011 World Cup match between India and England ended in a tie.   -  G.P. Sampath Kumar

Ahead of World Cup 2019, here is a look at the statistics that cricket fans pore over and debate. Let's start. The highest team total batting second, and the highest successful run chase came in the same edition and at the same venue. 

Highest team total: 417/6 (50 overs) Australia  v Afghanistan(Perth) 4 Mar 2015

Highest team total batting 2nd (tie): 338/8 (50 overs) England v India (Bangalore) 27 Feb 2011

Highest successful team run chase: 329/7 (49.1 overs) Ireland v England (Bangalore) 2 Mar 2011

Lowest team total: 36/10 (18.4 overs) Canada v Sri Lanka(Paarl) 19 Feb 2003

Highest match aggregates: 688/18 (96.2 overs) Australia (376/9) beats Sri Lanka (312/9) (Sydney) 8 Mar 2015

Stats by: Mohandas Menon

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