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Stat Attack: Teams with most scores of 300 or more in World Cup

The 2015 World Cup has started with a bang and why it shouldn’t. The batsman’s game is only getting easier for the batsman and bowlers are still on the receiving end. 5 World Cup matches have been played so far and on all five occasions we have seen that the team batting first has scored 300 or more runs. It began with New Zealand against Sri Lanka, and then Australia scored another mammoth score against England. After which South Africa showed a great comeback against Zimbabwe by getting the third 300+ score, after which India managed exactly 300 against Pakistan and today West Indies got the 5th 300+ score of this World Cup against Ireland and Ireland also managed to chase down the score becoming the first team this year to win a match after batting second.

In today’s stat, we will take a look at teams who have got most scores of 300 or more in World Cup matches so far:

Team

300 or more in WC

Matches Won

HS

Australia

17

17

377

New Zealand

7

7

363

South Africa

11

10

411

Sri Lanka

11

10

398

India

9

8

413

England

8

5

338

Pakistan

5

5

349

Zimbabwe

5

3

340

Ireland

4

4

329

West Indies

6

4

360

Netherlands

2

1

314

Stats Updated till March 20, 2015
HS: Highest Score in World Cup

There have been 85 scores of 300 or more in the Cricket World Cup so far with Australia topping the list by scoring 17 of those. South Africa is the next team with 11 (and Sri Lanka too) such scores but both have won 10 of them. Indian team has also managed 9 scores of 300 or more in the biggest tournament of Cricket with the latest one coming against the arch rivals Pakistan. India not only got another score of 300 in their tally but also continued their unbeaten record against the Pakistan team in the World Cup.

Ireland are also showing great improvement as they have already caused an upset this year by beating West Indies after chasing down a 300+ score.

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