In the latest edition of cricket world cup 2019, we saw some of the greatest records on the cricket field. There were some unbelievable records made by the cricketers in CWC 2019.


1. Eoin Morgan Hit 17 Sixes in a Match

Eion Morgan hit a total of 17 sixes against Afganistan in the 2019 cricket world cup. He scored 148 runs with 4 fours and 17 sixes. After this incredible innings, he broke the record of Chris Gayle who hit 16 sixes in a world cup match against Zimbabwe.

Also in ODI cricket Rohit Sharma and AB Devilliers smashed 16 sixes in their innings.


2. 5 World Cup Centuries by Rohit Sharma 

Rohit Sharma broke the records of Kumar Sangkkara in the 2019 cricket world. He smashed 5 centuries in 2019 WC cricket. Rohit hit a century against South Africa, Pakistan, England, Bangladesh, Sri Lanka.

Before Rohit Sharma Kumar Sangakkara scored 4 centuries in the 2015 world cup edition.


3. 2019 WC Most Catches by Joe Root

Joe Root took a total of 13 catches in the 2019 world cup edition. Also, he became the 2nd player after Ricky Ponting to take the most catches in the world cup history.

Total WC Catches by Ricky Ponting: 28
Total WC Catches by Joe Root: 20


4. Most Wickets by Starc in a Single Edition

Aussie bowler Mitchel Starc picked up 27 wickets in the world cup 2019. Also, he became the only bowler to take most wickets in a single world cup edition. Before that Glenn McGrath had taken 26 wickets in the 2007 world cup.

Starc took the most wickets(22) in the 2015 world cup. Now he became the 5th highest wicket take in world cup history.

5. Most Sixes as a Captain in All Format

After the match between England and New Zealand, Eoin Morgan became the first skipper to hit most sixes(222 Sixes) in all formats. He crossed MS Dhoni who hit 211 sixes in all three formats.


6. Most High Scoring Match in World Cup Match

The 2019 world cup match between Australia and Bangladesh was the highest-scoring match. Australia scored 381/5 & in reply, Bangladesh scored 333/8. Then it became the highest scoring match in the world cup. Both the teams scored 714 runs in that match.


7. Most Win against a Single Team Continuously

In world cup history India beat Pakistan 7 out of 7 times. But Pakistan also beat Sri Lanka 7 out of 7 times in the world cup. 


8. Most Sixes in a World Cup Match

The 2019 world cup match between England & Afghanistan became the most six-hitting match in world cup history. Both the teams hit 33 sixes on that match. England hit 25 sixes in that match against Afganistan.


9. Highest Run Chase by Bangladesh in World Cup

Bangladesh chased down 322 runs against West Indies and they created their highest run chase in world cup history.

Also, it was the 2nd highest run chase in the world cup history after Ireland. Where Ireland chased 328 runs against England in the 2011 world cup.


10. Best Bowling Figure by a Pakistani Bowler

Pakistani bowler Shaheen Afridi took 6 wickets for 35 runs against Bangladesh. It was the best ever world cup bowling figure by a Pakistani.

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