First-ever women's cricket world cup played(1973) before men's cricket world cup(1975). And after that, we saw many women legends and their outstanding records.

In this article let's take a look at the 11 most run-scorer in the women's world cup from 1973-2017. Debbie Hockly scored the most runs in the women's cricket world cup.

Women's Cricket: Most Runs in World Cup Cricket

Most Runs in Women's World Cup Cricket

1. Debbie Hockley (New Zealand)

A very old and experienced woman cricketer of New Zealand. Debbie Hockly scored 1501 runs in the world cup cricket. She played 45 ODI matches in the world cup tournament.

She smashed 10 50s and 2 100s in her world cup carrier. She played international cricket for almost 21 years.

Hockley played most world cup matches(45) as a women cricketer in the world. She scored the highest 100* in WC and she is a pride for NZ cricket.

2. Janette Brittin (England)

Janette Brittin also played cricket for around 19 years and he played 4 women's cricket world cups. She is England's most world cup run-scorer as a women cricketer.

With a 43.30 average, she scored 1299 runs. The all-rounder hit 4 tons and 2 half-centuries. She scored the most runs in the 1993 women's world cup. Also most catches taken by Janette Brittin in the female world cup history.

3. Charlotte Edwards (England)

Charlotte Edwards scored 1231 runs for England in the world cup. He played 5 tournaments of the women's cricket world cup where he played 30 matches.

She was a match-winner for the British squad and served her 100% performance for 20 years in the ENG-W cricket team.

After that she goodbye to international cricket in 2016 after the T20I match against Australia Women.

4. Belinda Clark (Australia)

An inspirational Aussie Women cricketer who played 29 world cup matches and scored 1152 runs with 6 fifties and one lovely hundred.

Her only century in the world cup 1997 was very special. Because she scored 229* and became the only & first woman to score a double century in the Women's World Cup.

5. Mithali Raj (India)

India's women skipper Mitali Raj is the only Indian player on this list, She scores the most world cup runs as an Indian cricketer.

Mitali played 5 world cups and batted 29 innings, where she scored 1139 runs. With that, she smashed 2 hundred and 9 fifties in this biggest cricket tournament.

6. Karen Rolton (Australia)

Women's world cup most run-scorer list you can see most of them are Australian or England. Because England and Australia had won the world cups most of the time. And all the players played consistent cricket.

Karen Rolton scored 974 runs in 28 WC matches. She was selected woman of the match in the 2005 WC final and got the woman of the tournament also. Her WC carrier highest run was 154*.

7. Suzie Bates (New Zealand)

New Zealand's women cricketer Suzie scored 924 runs in her 19 innings. She played 3 women's world cup where she hit 3 tons and 4 half-centuries.

She was a player of the tournament in the 2013 women's world cup with 407 runs(avg: 67.81). She gave 100% to New Zealand cricket by her all-rounding performance.

8. Samantha Claire Taylor (England)

England's women cricketer SC TAYLOR played 3 world cups and she lifts the trophy 1 time. Her contribution of 856 runs in 18 innings was pretty good. 

Her best performance comes up in 2009 where she scored 324 runs & got women of the tournament.

9. Sarah Jane Taylor (England)

Sarah Taylor's 13 years of cricket life was so fascinating. She played 5 cricket world cup tournament and scored 763 in 22 matches,

She was a clever England's wicketkeeper and created the highest ever world cup partnership(275) with Tammy Beaumont.

10. D Lynne Thomas (England)

L Thomas played world cup cricket way back in 1973-1982. She was the part of first-ever historic women's world cup winner in 1973.

She scored 755 runs in 19 innings with 1 century and 3 half-centuries.

11. Stafanie Taylor (West Indies)

S Taylor scored a total of 688 runs in her 21 world cup innings. The Jamaican all-rounder played 234 international games for West Indies.

Her carrier highest run was 171 in the world cup against Sri Lanka Women. 


These are the 11 female cricketers who score most world cup runs ever. All the information I put in this article is true and genuine & I am taking full responsibility for it.

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